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.

A federal court ruling says the Fair Housing Act doesn't stop discrimination based on sexual orientation.

January 17 2019 2:46 PM

Olson and her wife, Robin Tyler, led the charge for marriage equality in California.

January 17 2019 2:38 PM

Equality advocates try to correct the state's ugly history just as the GOP governor snubs queer constituents.

January 11 2019 12:01 PM

Curtis has bought the rights to a memoir by Sara Cunningham, who offers to be a stand-in mom for same-sex couples whose parents won't attend their weddings.

January 10 2019 7:22 PM

The giant wedding retailer's new ad focuses on various kinds of women who wed. 

January 09 2019 2:49 PM

Marriage equality became the law of the land as of January 1 in Austria, and a couple of women took advantage and wed just after midnight.

January 02 2019 2:12 PM

A broad swath of the public rejected changing the Constitution to allow same-sex couples to wed.

12:38 PM