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.

The State Department has denied birthright citizenship to some children of binational same-sex couples, acting as if the couples were not married, says Immigration Equality.

January 22 2018 1:58 PM

After working years to give us the right to marry, Solomon finally enjoys the fruits of his labor.

January 19 2018 5:31 AM

The Inter-American Court of Human Rights ruled that the 20 countries under its jurisdiction must enact marriage equality if they haven't already done so.

January 10 2018 6:11 PM

Susan Green's parents fought for respect and validation; little did they know their daughter would have to do the same. In Green's memoir, The Marriage Battle, written with wife Robin Phillips, she draws parallels between the two journeys.

January 10 2018 5:43 AM

LGBT Aussies celebrate their new right to marry, which went into effect today.

January 09 2018 5:46 PM

Kim Davis, the Rowan County clerk briefly jailed for refusing to issue same-sex marriage licenses, has filed for reelection. 

January 09 2018 3:53 PM