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Obama Gay Marriage Announcement

Obama's Gay Marriage Endorsement One Year Later (PHOTO)

Posted 05.09.2013 | Politics

President Barack Obama became the first sitting president to publicly endorse marriage equality one year ago on Thursday, when he told ABC News' Robin...

Thank You, Mr. President

Sally Duros | Posted 05.11.2012 | Chicago
Sally Duros

Although they sound a note of caution in celebrating the president's position on behalf of civil rights, they are more hopeful than they have ever been.

What Took Him So Long?

Tom Allon | Posted 07.10.2012 | DC
Tom Allon

While every Democrat praises President Obama's "evolution" to favoring marriage equality, I can only ask: What took him so long? Why did he not realize sooner that marriage equality is the civil rights issue of our generation?

Obama, Marriage, and 'VOTE HERE'

Rev. Dr. Nancy Wilson | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices
Rev. Dr. Nancy Wilson

President Obama knows that a growing number of Americans and people of faith understand this as a simple matter of fairness for all families. Obama has chosen to stand in the gap, even as conservatives manipulate religion to undermine the core value of equal standing before the law.

Obama Announcement A Bitter Pill For Rick Perry | Posted 05.10.2012 | Politics

After two years of publicly agonizing over one of nation’s most bitterly divisive social issues, President Obama reversed his long-held position and...

PHOTOS: How Media Covered Obama's Gay Marriage Endorsement

Posted 05.10.2012 | Media

Following ABC's 3:00 p.m. breaking news brief that Obama endorsed same-sex marriage on Wednesday, news sites immediately splashed the announcement acr...

Obama's Same-Sex Marriage Announcement: A Victory For Religion

Jay Michaelson | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices
Jay Michaelson

Angry voices on the so-called "Christian right" are already screaming about President Obama's "war on religion," but today's announcement regarding same-sex marriage was actually an inspiring religious pronouncement.