Prop. 8 Majority
At the end of June, The Advocate's breaking news coverage of the Proposition 8 ruling by the Supreme Court included not only the latest on what was happening, but also insightful commentary, a comprehensive timeline of the case, and shareable social media graphics that helped keep conversation happening.
Rep. Mark Takano Wants to Marry You
June 28 2013 5:00 AM ET

Rep. Mark Takano Wants to Marry You

Michelle Garcia

The Advocate interviewed the gay California congressman just minutes after the Supreme Court issued its decisions on Proposition 8 and the Defense of Marriage Act and found him in a good mood.

A Latter-Day Shift on LGBT Equality?
June 28 2013 3:00 AM ET

A Latter-Day Shift on LGBT Equality?

Trudy Ring

After years of being one of the leading forces against marriage equality, the Mormon Church has been less active recently, and the LGBT movement has benefited.

For And Against: Supreme Court Ruling On DOMA and Prop 8
June 27 2013 3:49 PM ET

For And Against: DOMA and Prop 8 Editors

Jim Morrison Dissects the Death of DOMA and the Annihilation of Prop 8

Op-ed: Why Gavin Newsom is as Much a Gay Rights Hero as Harvey Milk
June 27 2013 8:26 AM ET

Op-ed: Why Gavin Newsom Is as Much a Hero as Harvey Milk

Diane Anderson-Minshall

If you live in California and plan to marry now, you owe him a heap of thanks for paving the way.

PHOTOS: Message at Rallies Is Celebrate Today, Fight Tomorrow
June 27 2013 1:25 AM ET

Message at Rallies: Celebrate Today, Fight Tomorrow

Sunnivie Brydum

LGBT Americans have a lot of reason to rejoice about the Supreme Court's rulings on Wednesday, but the message at rallies is also to get to work.

Op-ed: How My Marriage Went From Skim to Creamy Cake Icing
June 26 2013 11:49 PM ET

Op-ed: How My Marriage Went From Skim to Creamy Cake Icing

Robin Tyler

Marriage activist Robin Tyler on the tireless efforts to make marriage happen, and the continuing road for full equality.

Marriage Census: How Many of Us Can Marry Who We Love?
June 26 2013 2:34 PM ET

Marriage Census: How Many of Us Can Marry Who We Love?

Sunnivie Brydum

Once California formally reinstates marriage equality, one third of Americans will live in a state that recognizes the freedom to marry.

In 5 Years, Marriage Equality In All 50 States?
June 26 2013 10:49 AM ET

In 5 Years, Marriage Equality In All 50 States?

Sunnivie Brydum

LGBT organizations around the nation lauded today's landmark victories at the Supreme Court and stressed the work yet to be done to ensure full federal equality for LGBT Americans.

5 Quotes Best From Chief Justice Roberts's Opinion on Prop. 8
June 26 2013 10:40 AM ET

5 Best Quotes From Roberts's Opinion on Prop. 8

Michelle Garcia

Chief Justice Roberts wrote the majority opinion that the proponents of Proposition 8, a private group, did not have standing to defend the law.

The Death of DOMA: The Best Celeb Reactions From Twitter
June 26 2013 9:49 AM ET

The Death of DOMA: Best Celeb Reactions From Twitter

Jase Peeples

After the Supreme Court’s historic ruling in favor of marriage equality, several celebrities took to Twitter to spread the good news.

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The Supreme Court made history today by deciding two landmark cases on LGBT equality today with far-reaching implications.

June 25 2013 9:37 AM ET


Sunnivie Brydum

The Supreme Court will rule on two landmark marriage equality cases at 10 a.m. Eastern on Wednesday.

Out Congresspeople, Republicans Pose for No H8 Campaign
June 24 2013 12:19 PM ET

Republican and Out Members of Congress Say 'No H8'

Sunnivie Brydum

In new photos released today, the No H8 campaign added 67 additional supporters from the U.S. Congress — including the campaign's first U.S. senators and a Republican member of Congress.