Black Lives Matter
Subscribe To
The Advocate
Scroll To Top

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.

Stephanie Mayorga and Paige Escalera have been missing since April 15. The couple announced their engagement in March.

April 28 2020 5:07 PM

A new PRRI survey notes broad support for nondiscrimination protections across parties, states, religions, and age groups. 

April 14 2020 6:00 AM

The tiny European nation is preparing to make LGBTQ history.

March 20 2020 1:49 PM

The all-powerful Russian president makes good on his vow to permanently kill marriage equality.

March 03 2020 3:59 PM

There will be no marriage equality while he's in charge, Putin says — and he wants to amend the constitution to block it later.

February 14 2020 1:52 PM

New research shows that men in same-sex marriages are better at task-sharing and spend more time with their kids than straight peers.

February 13 2020 9:59 PM

The women were planning a civil union ceremony if marriage had not passed. 

February 07 2020 3:14 PM
1
MR