Jim Obergefell, a leading advocate for marriage equality, and the world's most famous trans model talk about the adversities faced by transgender people.
In 2006, Bernie Sanders, a civil unions supporter, did not support his state taking the next step to legalize marriage equality: June 7, 2006 [Times Argus] That same year, Hillary Clinton, who had been an outspoken civil unions supporter since...
Anti-gay Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton could still face sanctions for his opinion encouraging county clerks and judges in the state to defy the U.S. Supreme Court’s ruling in favor of nationwide marriage equality last June. The State...Show More Summary
WELL, YES AND NO: Sarah Wright, the chair of a group called Unmarried Equality, writes in the Washington Post, ”Why It’s Time to Stop Glorifying Marriage.” In an era when the average American now spends the majority of his or her life unmarried, it is time to stop glorifying and privileging marriage to the total exclusion of […]
Donald Trump tells George Stephanopoulos that he's dedicated to appointing conservative Supreme Court justices.
The fight over marriage equality certainly appears to be over, but Marco Rubio isn't done trying to turn back the clock.
Rubio's lack of context about New Hampshire marriage law revealed another of his robot answers. The post How Marco Rubio’s Robot Answer Showed How Little He Understands Marriage Equality appeared first on ThinkProgress.
A look at the referendum’s salience Last Monday, UKIP wandered into another of their controversies over gay rights. Alan Craig, who has in the past called equality campaigners the Gaystapo and described gay marriage as being as bad as the Nazi invasion of Poland, has been selected as a candidate for the London Assembly. Most […]
Rubio tells a New Hampshire resident that if he wants marriage equality, he should get the legislature to enact it — which the state's legislature did, seven years ago.
Trump says he supports natural marriage. But will he promote it resolutely and cogently?
What year does Marco Rubio think it is? The answer, if he ’s engaging with reality, is 2016 — the year after the Supreme Court made marriage equality the law across the United States—and yet t he Republican establishment favorite had...Show More Summary
An Australian group that is against same-sex marriage has come under fire for posting a photo to Twitter that shows a woman with a rainbow-colored noose tied around her neck.
Tonight, six Republican candidates for President are set to debate in New Hampshire. The Granite State has gained national notoriety for a unique streak of independent thinking. So it should be no surprise that marriage equality polls stronger in New Hampshire than any other in the Union. Show More Summary
Author, John McElhenney, still tries to see the balance in his divorce decree. But after losing everything twice, he's convinced we men need to fight for equal consideration after the marriage has ended. The post The Homeless Dads: The Bad Deal Divorce appeared first on The Good Men Project.
Last summer, The Marriage Alliance outraged Australians with a badly-produced antigay marriage commercial that ran, ironically enough, during a commercial break for I Am Cait. Related: A new ad condemning marriage equality infuriates viewers This week, they’re back — with an ad featuring a flummoxed young professional who’s about to be unceremoniously hanged with a [...]
It's the latest right-wing attempt to get around the Supreme Court's marriage equality ruling.
Here we go again! A Texas judge announced on Facebook Wednesday that he would not perform same-sex marriages due to his "faith in God," despite the obvious reality that marriage equality is now the law of the land. According to The New...Show More Summary
The city council in Nashville, Tennessee passed a resolution for the city to comply U.S. Supreme Court’s ruling in favor of marriage equality in June of 2015. The resolution is largely symbolic, given that marriage equality is now federal law. Show More Summary
While Cato believes that same-sex couples ought to be able to get marriage licenses (if the state is involved in marriage in the first place), a commitment to equality under the law can’t justify the restriction of private parties’ constitutionally...Show More Summary
NEW HAMPSHIRE DEMOCRATIC TOWN HALL: Here’s last night’s town hall in 90 seconds (according to what was important to CNN: Marriage equality and LGBT rights did come up in the response to question posed to Hillary Clinton about the Supreme…...Show More Summary