Marriage Equality Foes Protest Across France
November 17 2012 3:03 PM ET

Marriage Equality Foes Protest Across France

Sunnivie Brydum

Catholic and right-wing groups opposed to pending marriage equality legislation in France took to the streets in protest Saturday.

Seattle Prepares for Gay Weddings
November 17 2012 8:36 AM ET

Seattle Prepares for Gay Weddings

Sunnivie Brydum

Same-sex couples in Washington can begin marrying on December 6, and state officials in Seattle are anticipating a rush to the altar.

Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel Draws Both Opposition and Support for Marriage Equality Stance
November 16 2012 8:16 PM ET

Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel Draws Opposition, Support for Marriage Equality Stance

Trudy Ring

Emanuel this week told Chicago media and The Advocate that it's time for Illinois to have marriage equality, prompting a show of homophobia from a right-wing group and support from a Chicago columnist.

WATCH Navy Chaplain Says Voting for Marriage Equality Tantamount to Crucifying Jesus
November 15 2012 8:16 PM ET

WATCH: Navy Chaplain Says Voting for Marriage Equality Is Like Crucifying Jesus

Sunnivie Brydum

Antigay former Navy chaplain Gordon Klingenschmitt told cable political news host David Pakman that recent votes for marriage equality would be viewed by God in the same way as votes in biblical times to crucify Jesus Christ.

Catholic Church Directed $2 Million to Fight Marriage Initiatives
November 15 2012 1:25 PM ET

Catholic Church Spent $2 Million to Fight Marriage Initiatives

Julie Bolcer

The Catholic Church, the Knights of Columbus and the National Organization for Marriage provided nearly 65% of the financing for the unsuccessful efforts to defeat marriage equality initiatives in Maine, Maryland, Minnesota, and Washington State.

Uruguay Congress Considers Marriage Equality
November 15 2012 1:19 PM ET

Uruguay Congress Considers Marriage Equality

Sunnivie Brydum

Uruguay's congress is considering marriage equality, five years after the country legalized civil unions for gay and lesbian couples.

Meghan McCain Joins Young Conservatives for the Freedom to Marry
November 15 2012 11:37 AM ET

Meghan McCain Joins Young Conservatives for Freedom to Marry

Julie Bolcer

The daughter of U.S. Senator John McCain joined the leadership committee of the group working to change views within the Republican Party.

Poll Finds LGBT People Are an Ineffective Bogeyman for GOP
November 14 2012 7:50 PM ET

Poll: Gay People Are an Ineffective Bogeyman for GOP

Lucas Grindley

In a new poll, the Human Rights Campaign reinforces the growing conventional wisdom that using LGBT people as a bogeyman is no longer a winning proposition for the Republican Party.

Writer Sacked After Supporting Marriage Equality in Conservative Mag
November 14 2012 4:51 PM ET

Writer Sacked After Supporting Marriage Equality in Conservative Mag

Neal Broverman

Writer D.G.

Mike Huckabee Tells Jon Stewart You Will Not Go to Hell for Voting for Marriage Equality
November 14 2012 2:14 PM ET

Huckabee: Marriage Equality Voters Aren't Going to Hell

Lucas Grindley

Mike Huckabee told Jon Stewart he never meant to imply you're going to hell if you vote for marriage equality. So that's good?

Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel Says Now Is The Time for Marriage Equality in Illinois
November 14 2012 5:01 AM ET

Emanuel: Marriage Equality in Illinois Should Be a Priority

Trudy Ring

Noting that "the time is right," Chicago mayor and former presidential aide Rahm Emanuel says it's time to get to work on marriage equality in Illinois.

Supreme Court Pushes Date of Prop 8 Announcement
November 13 2012 3:42 PM ET

Supreme Court Pushes Prop. 8 Announcement

Michelle Garcia

When will the Supreme Court tell us whether it will hear the Proposition 8 case?

Oregon May Be Next to Legalize Marriage Through Voters
November 13 2012 3:33 PM ET

Oregon: Next to Legalize Marriage Through Voters?

Michelle Garcia

After three successful attempts to legalize marriage by the ballot box and another success in preventing a Minnesota constitutional ban on same-sex couples marrying, Oregon may be the next state to

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