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.

Libertarian leader David Boaz says his party endorsed marriage equality — and full rights for gays and lesbians — way before Barack and Hillary.

June 25 2015 4:30 AM

The former Texas Republican Party chair took interviewer David Shuster aback with her remark.

June 24 2015 11:39 PM

An antigay couple in Australia vowed to divorce if the nation enacts marriage equality. A whole lot of people want to see that happen.

June 24 2015 4:09 PM

Time for a history lesson: calling marriage a union between one man and one woman is, in fact, a redefinition of the strictly 'traditional' definition of marriage.

June 24 2015 3:24 PM