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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 escalating assault on our freedoms and our families is not slowing down," says Stacey Stevenson, the CEO of the LGBTQ+ group Family Equality.

May 13 2022 2:21 PM

The president warned that equal employment and even contraception could also be on the chopping block.

May 12 2022 10:17 AM

Tokyo has proposed offering certificates to same-sex couples that would give them access to privileges now denied them.

May 11 2022 2:30 PM

Barring some highly improbable miracle, marriage equality will probably not exist nationally by 2024 — possibly 2025 at the latest.

May 09 2022 11:24 AM

Legal principles tie the two together, causing LGBTQ+ rights advocates to question if same-sex marriage might be an eventual target if Roe v. Wade is indeed overturned.

May 03 2022 3:00 PM

A bill that would establish an alternative marriage process for straight couples who didn't want to be associated with LGBTQ+ people is dead for now.

April 14 2022 7:39 PM

Navajo Council Delegate Eugene Tso sponsored a bill that will be heard later this year.

April 12 2022 3:00 PM
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