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Major global brand P&G comes out for marriage equality

6 days agoLGBT / Gay : Good As You

Huge development in the corporate world: For the first time in its history, Procter & Gamble is openly supporting same-sex marriage. The Cincinnati-based consumer products giant says it embraced gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender employees for more than 20 years....

Mennonite Minister Defrocked for Officiating at Gay Son's Wedding

The 96-year-old pastor, defrocked in September, now says he could 'no longer hide the light the Lord has lit within me' to support marriage equality. read more

Missouri wedding vendors open to more love, more cash

2 weeks agoLGBT / Gay : Good As You

This is a refreshing change of pace: In light of a judge's recent ruling on same-sex marriages in the state of Missouri, one industry showed a visible sign of support for gay couples this weekend.... "The most consistent conversatio...

GOP Sen. Rob Portman: Supporting Marriage Equality is 'A Position I Feel Very Comfortable With' - VIDEO

2 weeks agoLGBT / Gay : Towleroad

In a kayaking interview with Johnathan Karl for Politics Confidential, Senator Rob Portman (R-OH) spoke at length about his decision last year to come out in support of marriage equality after his son Will told him he was gay. Said....

N. Ireland Bakery Refuses to Apologize for Denying Gay Bert and Ernie Cake

A Christian-owned bakery in Northern Ireland that refused to bake a cake adorned with the Sesame Street pals and the words 'support gay marriage' has been ordered to make things right. read more

NOM supports Democrat over gay Republican. Democrat tells them to stuff their support

Seth Moulton In case anyone had any doubt that the charmers at the National Organization for Marriage just hate gay people, take a look at Massachusetts' sixth district and the House race between Richard Tisei, a gay Republican who thinks...Show More Summary

Marriage Group Backs Liberal Dem over Gay Republican

In a Tuesday email to supporters entitled, " Carl DeMaio Wants You to Vote For Him, But He Totally Disrespects Your Vote," the National Organization for Marriage (NOM) has followed through on a promise "actively oppose" the candidate...Show More Summary

Catholic League leader calls for constitutional amendment banning gay marriage

last monthNews : The Raw Story

Facing an onslaught of federal courts striking down bans on same-sex marriage, Catholic League President Bill Donohue has called upon Catholics to support a constitutional marriage amendment stating marriage may only be between one man and one woman. Invoking the words of President Barack Obama who...

Bill Donohue: All Catholics Must Support Constitutional Ban On Gay Marriage

last monthLGBT / Gay : Joe. My. God.

"God got tossed again this week when Obama called for homosexual marriage to be recognized as a constitutional right. In doing so, he teed up a confrontation between our long established constitutional right to religious liberty and this newly invented right to gay marriage. Show More Summary

NOM puts its money where its war-on-moderate-Republicans is

last monthLGBT / Gay : Good As You

The National Organization For Marriage is one of a couple of pro-discrimination special interest groups that are proudly targeting certain Republicans this election cycle simply because they are either gay or supportive of marriage equality. And as we can see...

Supreme Court lifts hold on gay marriage in Idaho

By Lawrence Hurley WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Supreme Court cleared the way for same-sex matrimony to proceed in Idaho on Friday by lifting a temporary hold imposed earlier in the week, capping a week of victories for supporters of gay marriage in America. Show More Summary

The Straights Leaving The Closet

Christine Grimaldi visited a support group for the straight spouses of formerly closeted gays and lesbians: Straight spouses are largely absent from the national conversation about gay marriage and the modern family. Certainly, it’s easier to talk about two moms or two dads who have been together from the start than to talk about why […]

Fresno Mayor Ashley Swearengin Is Once Again a Marriage Equality Supporter

2 months agoLGBT / Gay : Towleroad

Ashley Swearengin, a Republican candidate for California’s state controller office, has doubled back on her views about gay marriage, asserting that she’s--once again--a supporter of LGBT equality. During her initial bid for the mayorship of Fresno in 2008 Swearengin expressed...

The Heroic Lesbians of Oklahoma

2 months agoNews : The Daily Beast

When Mary Bishop and Sharon Baldwin began the fight for marriage equality in Oklahoma, even gay rights groups wouldn’t support them. On Monday they savored sweet, hard-fought-for victory.

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Not surprisingly, Ted Cruz and Bobby Jindal have put us on notice that total opposition to gay marriage and support for a constitutional amendment to ban it will be key to the 2016 GOP primary campaign.

Virginia to issue gay marriage licenses after Supreme Court action

2 months agoSports / Baseball : Dodgers Now

Addressing a small but vocal crowd of supporters in front of the Arlington County courthouse, Virginia's Atty. Gen. Mark Herring praised the Supreme Court's move Monday to clear the way for same-sex marriage for the first time in a Southern state.

TAIWAN: Thousands Of Gay Marriage Supporters Demonstrate In Taipei

2 months agoLGBT / Gay : Joe. My. God.

Via AsiaOne News: An alliance of more than one hundred non-governmental organisations yesterday staged a rally outside the Legislative Yuan urging the government to complete the necessary amendments that will pave the way for the legalization of gay marriage. Show More Summary

Is Support for Gay Marriage Dropping? Don’t Count On It

A Pew poll last week showed a small dip, but the overall trend—and more importantly, the underlying fundamentals—haven't changed.

News: Hong Kong, Michael Strahan, Annie Lennox, Potato Salad

2 months agoLGBT / Gay : Towleroad

New poll shows Utahns evenly split on gay marriage question- with 49 percent support, 48 percent oppose. Rob Mills, an Australian singer best known from Australian Idol and the Melbourne production of Wicked, apologizes for tweeting a "gay sex" photo...

Drop in Support for Gay Marriage Is No Cause for Alarm (VIDEO)

A new survey from Pew shows that support for marriage equality has dropped five percentage points since the start of the year, but there's no need for gay and lesbian couples to panic -- at least not yet. The poll is just one of eight conducted this year and shows support at 49% to 41% opposed. Show More Summary

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