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.

While 40 percent of all homeless youth are LGBT, the fight for marriage equality is both increasing their ranks and sucking up resources.

June 30 2015 5:00 AM

A gay man who works with homeless LGBT youth explains why now is not the time for rest.

June 30 2015 5:00 AM

Cleburne County Clerk Dana Guffey will resign rather than issue marriage licenses to same-sex couples.

June 29 2015 8:54 PM

The owners of Liberty Ridge Farm, in appealing a discrimination verdict, say they were set up by the couple. Not so, the women respond.

June 29 2015 8:08 PM Updated

The Republican senator and presidential hopeful says he's worried about the implications for religious liberty now that same-sex marriages have nationwide government recognition.

June 29 2015 5:16 PM

Jim Obergefell, the lead plaintiff in the lawsuit that brought marriage equality to the nation, hears from the most powerful person on the planet.

June 29 2015 4:05 PM

Attorney General Ken Paxton, calling the Supreme Court's marriage equality decision 'lawless,' says county clerks and their staffs can opt out of licensing same-sex marriages.

June 29 2015 4:02 PM
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