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.

Sydney's Catholic Archbishop used the Latin term to lament marriage equality and right-to-die laws in his nation.

December 25 2017 11:51 AM

Filipino president Rodrigo Duterte expressed support for marriage equality on Sunday, a reversal of past declarations.

December 18 2017 4:10 PM

Two couples married in Australia on Saturday, the first to wed since the people and Parliament voted "yes" on equality. 

December 16 2017 8:02 PM

Even with bad news out of Bermuda, many in-roads were made in 2017.

December 15 2017 5:04 AM

The island's parliament voted this week to rescind marriage rights, months after they became legal.

December 14 2017 3:56 PM

The Aussie star is ecstatic over his nation's embrace of same-sex marriage.

December 12 2017 4:04 PM

Watch a clip from a film about an unlikely love story — one involving civil rights icon Bayard Rustin.

December 12 2017 1:46 PM