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SCOTUS, DOMA and Prop 8: Where Do We Go From Here?

Stephanie Mott | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices
Stephanie Mott

However, there is nothing in that truth that diminishes the other truth. Prop 8 is gone. Section three of DOMA is gone. What does that mean to me? It means hope.

After a Court Victory, New York's LGBT Community Reflects

Jacob Combs | Posted 09.01.2013 | New York
Jacob Combs

Edie Windsor, the newly-turned 84-year-old who today won a huge LGBT rights victory in her suit against the U.S. government, was the star -- a heroic figure in the eyes of the crowd, albeit one for whom the mic had to be lowered when she stepped up to speak.

Hollywood Warns Gays: Careful What You Wish For (WATCH)

Dan Mirvish | Posted 08.27.2013 | Divorce
Dan Mirvish

As same sex couples start to register at Crate & Barrel, shouldn't they wonder: Of all the institutions to be committed to, is marriage really the sanest choice? If Hollywood is any guide, it probably isn't.

Where There Is Love, the Sacred Is in Our Midst

Rev. Debra Haffner | Posted 08.26.2013 | Religion
Rev. Debra Haffner

As religious leaders, we celebrate the Supreme Court decisions on marriage equality and that the Defense of Marriage Act has been declared unconstitutional.

Celebs React!

Posted 06.26.2013 | Celebrity

As the Supreme Court rules on the Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA) and California's Proposition 8 amendment Wednesday, celebrities -- many of whom have ...

Supreme Court Hearings Show Power of Women's Leadership

Donna P. Hall | Posted 06.05.2013 | Women
Donna P. Hall

From Fox to CNN to NPR to "The Colbert Report," media coverage of the hearings highlighted the incisive questioning of Justices Ruth Bader Ginsburg, Sonia Sotomayor and Elena Kagan

Want to Know How Kids With Gay Parents Feel About Marriage Equality? Ask Them.

Abbie E. Goldberg | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices
Abbie E. Goldberg

Callie, a 25 year-old woman with two mothers, for example, recalled growing up with the awareness that "we [didn't] have the same rights as other people. [Paying] thousands of dollars just so I could go in and sign this paper in the event that my mom gets hurt, I could visit her in the hospital."

Analysis: The Prop 8 Plaintiffs Debunk the 'Responsible Procreation' Argument for Good

Jacob Combs | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices
Jacob Combs

The bulk of the plaintiffs' brief focuses on Prop 8 as a violation of equal protection rights.  This is the course most legal observers expect the Supreme Court to take in its eventual decision on Prop 8.