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 revelatory conversation is recalled in this excerpt from The People's Victory: Stories From the Front Lines in the Fight for Marriage Equality.

August 07 2018 6:01 AM

Two men were forced to travel to another jurisdiction after a clerk refused to grant them a marriage license because of her religious objections.

August 02 2018 2:37 PM

A primer on some of the surprising financial incentives of tying the knot.

July 26 2018 6:33 AM

It's a huge change from the beginning of the Castro era.

July 23 2018 6:20 PM

The evangelical preacher is really worried about a resurfaced quote from former President Jimmy Carter.

July 12 2018 8:19 PM

Gov. Bruce Rauner is facing backlash after making a same-sex couple husband and husband.

July 12 2018 7:35 PM

New findings from Vanderbilt University offer a good reason to tie the knot and fight to protect marriage equality.

July 10 2018 4:59 PM