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My Friend's Same-Sex Wedding This Weekend Was Just Like Everyone Else's. Except For 1 Special Thing

Eleanor Goldberg | Posted 07.08.2015 | Impact
Eleanor Goldberg

Two days after the Supreme Court's historic marriage equality decision, my friends' Isaac and Rich's upstate New York wedding was certainly peppered with pride. But Isaac and Rich weren't interested in serving as the post-decision poster couple.

3 Lessons For Nonprofits After Supreme Court Legalizes Gay Marriage

philanthropy.com | Posted 06.29.2015 | Impact

The Supreme Court’s freedom-to-marry ruling was a momentous and inspiring win not just for gay people and our loved ones but also for America, a gia...

Ecstasy And Despair On This Historic Day

Paul Brandeis Raushenbush | Posted 06.28.2015 | Religion
Paul Brandeis Raushenbush

I am rejoicing today, and ecstatic that in the years to come, the love that I share with my husband and the love that millions of other LGBT Americans experience will be honored and that LGBT people will have gained dignity and justice at last.

Dana Liebelson

Supreme Court Legalizes Gay Marriage Nationwide

HuffingtonPost.com | Dana Liebelson | Posted 06.26.2015 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The U.S. Supreme Court ruled 5-4 on Friday that it is legal for all Americans, no matter their gender or sexual orientation, to marry th...

Federal Judge Overturns Mississippi Same-Sex Marriage Ban

AP | Emily Wagster Pettus | Posted 11.25.2014 | Politics

JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — A federal judge has overturned Mississippi's ban on same-sex marriage, but he is putting his order on hold for two weeks so th...

These States Still Won't Issue Same-Sex Marriage Licenses

AP | ROXANA HEGEMAN | Posted 12.07.2014 | Politics

WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — Conservative officials in some of the six states where Supreme Court action this week likely cleared the way for same-sex weddi...

Government To Take On Same-Sex Marriage Deportation Cases

AP | By LISA LEFF and AMY TAXIN | Posted 10.03.2012 | Gay Voices

SAN FRANCISCO -- Amid pressure from Democratic lawmakers, Homeland Security officials reiterated Friday that a foreigner's longstanding same-sex relat...

And The 10 Countries That Allow Gay Marriage Are...

Posted 05.10.2012 | World

It's been just over ten years since the first modern-day country legalized gay marriage, and since then only nine more across the globe have allowed l...

Why President Obama Can't Say "I Support Gay Marriage" -- Yet

Earl Ofari Hutchinson | Posted 05.19.2012 | Politics
Earl Ofari Hutchinson

It would also be the final test of his fundamental and personal beliefs. He's made those beliefs clear on several occasions when he flatly said he wouldn't sign on to same sex marriage because of his "understandings" of what traditional marriage should be.

SAS Airlines Launches 'Love Is In The Air,' Plans Gay Wedding In The Sky For December

Reuters | Posted 05.25.2011 | Travel

(Reuters Life!) - Scandinavian airline SAS is planning the world's first same-sex wedding in the air. SAS, which is co-owned by the governments of Sw...

Gay Marriage D.C.: Council Passes On First Vote 11-2

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — In the first of two votes on allowing same-sex marriage in the nation's capital, the District of Columbia City Council has passed the b...