The latest news about NewFest, New York City's LGBT film festival. Read more about Newfest, which made plans to merge with Outfest, the LGBT film festival of Los Angeles, in 2013, in order to create a national arts organization. Learn about individuals—activists, politicians, and allies—who have helped us make strides toward equality. We also cover the campaigns of groups opposed to marriage equality and explore how gay marriage is covered in mainstream media. We stay on top of developments so that you can stay informed about this issue.