Marriage Equality

Read the latest news about marriage equality victories and the continuing fight for gays and lesbians to have the right to marry around the world. See the most recent updates on this international, national, regional, and state-by-state issue, which has been hotly contested by conservatives and far-right religious organizations. Learn about the straight allies who have been advocating for same-sex marriage in the spheres of society, entertainment, and politics, as well as the various opponents of marriage equality who seek to impede the progress of the LGBT rights movement.

South Carolina lawmakers disputing same-sex marriage are calling it "an impersonation of actual marriage." 

February 20 2018 1:46 PM

After the island rescinded marriage equality, a gay man reflects on his childhood there.

February 15 2018 5:46 AM

Connie Kurtew and Dalila Ali Rajah share their love story — including their very eventful wedding — just in time for Valentine's Day.

February 14 2018 6:23 AM

The ad notes that as San Francisco mayor, Newsom OK'd marriage licenses for same-sex couples in February 2004.

February 13 2018 3:19 PM

Andrew and Elad Dvash-Banks filed suit because the government refuses to recognize the American citizenship of one of their children.

February 13 2018 6:24 AM

Jocelyn Morffi's story is sadly familiar.

February 10 2018 4:14 PM

It's the first known nation to take such an action.

February 07 2018 7:30 PM