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 case could chip away at the rights won with marriage equality.

January 20 2017 8:33 PM

Long before the White House was basked in rainbow colors in 2015 to celebrate the Supreme Court ruling allowing same-sex marriage, the President called himself a "fierce advocate" for our rights.

January 05 2017 6:00 AM

"The right to marry without the freedom to marry the person of one's choice is no right at all," says the Native American Attorney General M. Todd Hembree.

December 12 2016 11:57 PM

The website LoveTrumpsHate.com lists bakers, florists, and more who are helping Trump-fearing LGBT folks tie the knot before Inauguration Day.

December 10 2016 2:48 PM

Carl and Angel Larsen want to make wedding videos, but only for straight couples, and claim Minnesota's LGBT protections stand in their way and violate their religious beliefs.

December 09 2016 8:30 AM

The state Supreme Court made it harder for same-sex couples to be listed on the birth certificates of their children.

December 08 2016 9:20 PM

Luxembourg's prime minister, Xavier Bettel, married Gauthier Destanay, making him the first European Union Leader to marry a same-sex partner.

November 28 2016 7:14 PM
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