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 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

DeVos is also a proponent of school vouchers, which would divert taxpayer funds to private schools, including religious ones.

4:49 PM Updated

Protesters oppose an amendment aiming to legalize same-sex marriage in Taipei.

November 17 2016 6:36 PM

The president-elect says the issue is "settled," but many of Trump's allies are still clamoring to overturn last year's Supreme Court case. How much should we worry?

November 14 2016 5:02 AM
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