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LOOK: Facebook Spotlights Same-Sex Couples' Photos, And How You Can Submit Yours

Posted 02.13.2013 | Gay Voices

In honor of Valentine's Day, Facebook is highlighting same-sex couples whose relationship was somehow impacted by the popular social network -- and t...

Our Junior Project

Marc Leandro | Posted 03.11.2013 | Gay Voices
Marc Leandro

Why don't I get to take part in fatherhood? I'd never felt constrained by my sexuality, living on my terms and ignoring anyone who might wish less for me; but this was a limit I was placing on myself.

State's High Court Delivers Blow To Gay Rights

AP | MATT GOURAS | Posted 02.16.2013 | Politics

HELENA, Mont. — The Montana Supreme Court on Monday rejected an "overly broad" request that gay couples be guaranteed the same benefits as marri...

If Gays Are Boycotting Straights' Weddings, It Must Be The Mayan Apocalypse

Michelangelo Signorile | Posted 02.12.2013 | Gay Voices
Michelangelo Signorile

In almost 10 years of hosting a national radio program, few topics have engendered such passion as this one: Gays who've decided to boycott straights' weddings because they don't have the legal right to get married themselves.

LOOK: Gap's New Holiday Ad Includes Celebrity Gay Couple

The Huffington Post | Samreen Hooda | Posted 11.20.2012 | Gay Voices

Rufus Wainwright and husband Jorn Weisbrodt are featured in Gap's latest holiday ad. The couple were presented in the Gap ad behind the banner of "mar...

I Was Denied The Right To Adopt My Partner's Son

HuffPost Live | Posted 11.19.2012 | Gay Voices

Adoption laws vary by state, making the process to adopt especially complicated for gay couples. In a segment for HuffPost Live, Cari Searcy told host...

Gay Couples Face Tax Barriers

Reuters | Posted 10.28.2012 | Money

(Reuters) - While most tax news in this election cycle is focusing on expiring tax cuts, what may be most revolutionary about 2012 is how many newly m...

Wedding Burnout? Sure. Marriage Burnout? Not At All.

Dr. Susan Corso | Posted 09.30.2012 | Gay Voices
Dr. Susan Corso

Sure, some of us are tired of gay weddings, and some of us are even more tired of gay parenting, but we'll never get tired of working on our marriages, just like anyone who's married. We're worth it. And so is marriage.

How to Talk to Kids About the New Normal

Dr. Peggy Drexler | Posted 09.30.2012 | Parents
Dr. Peggy Drexler

Sexuality is a big deal. But when talking about gay, straight, or anything else, the principles of how we want to teach our kids to live are the same as any other discussion about growing up right: Practice kindness and love and treat others as you'd like to be treated. Plain and simple.

Elise Foley

Small Victory For Same-Sex Binational Couples In DOMA Challenge

HuffingtonPost.com | Elise Foley | Posted 07.30.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- As long as the Defense of Marriage Act is in effect, same-sex binational couples won't be able to petition for the foreign-born partner ...

Monogamy Is Dead! Long Live Monogamy!

Carl Sandler | Posted 09.26.2012 | Gay Voices
Carl Sandler

There are real benefits to monogamy, but only when both individuals make the choice out of their own needs, not out of ideas. Discuss whether the choice for monogamy can help you and your partner build a more stable and healthy life together.

Top 10 Misconceptions About Gay People: YourTango

YourTango | Sinclair Institute | Posted 07.02.2012 | Gay Voices

By Sinclair Institute YourTango It's time to clear up these ridiculous myths about same-sex couples! It's Gay & Lesbian Pride Month, so, what b...

8 Tips to Help You Plan the Perfect Gay Wedding

Jincey Lumpkin | Posted 08.22.2012 | Gay Voices
Jincey Lumpkin

Here are eight helpful tips that will make your planning your wedding easier and less stressful.

It Costs More To Be Gay

Reuters | Posted 08.05.2012 | Money

By Temma Ehrenfeld NEW YORK, June 5 (Reuters) - Christel de Vries, a Dutch outsourcing manager for Accenture, sealed h...

PHOTOS: 8 Legendary Same-Sex Couples

Rodger Streitmatter | Posted 07.26.2012 | Books
Rodger Streitmatter

When I came up with the book title 'Outlaw Marriages' , my title was totally edgy. But then the tide started to turn against me.

Secrets Of A (Gay) Marriage

Aly Windsor | Posted 07.01.2012 | Gay Voices
Aly Windsor

Because of our sexuality we felt additional pressure to appear publicly unbreakable. We knew that people in our own families, as well as many more strangers, would be pleased to see us, a queer couple with a young baby, break up. It made me sick to give those people that satisfaction.

They Should Be Married

Amelia | Posted 06.06.2012 | Gay Voices
Amelia

They talk about a future that may one day include children. And it only takes about three minutes in their company to see that they are absolutely and completely in love. But they can't be married, and it bothers them.

Scum of the Girth: If Snooki Can Keep Her Baby, Gay Adoptions Should Be Allowed, Too

The Daily Reveille | Posted 05.20.2012 | College
The Daily Reveille

It rubs the lotion on its skin, and then it turns orange again. I'm talking, of course, about America's most beloved piece of Italian trash, Nicole ...

WATCH: Gay California Man's Poignant Plea To President Obama To Stop Husband's Deportation

Posted 03.21.2012 | Gay Voices

A California gay man's heartbreaking plea to prevent the deportation of his immigrant husband is making the blogosphere rounds just days before the co...

Top 10 Ways To Avoid Killing Your Partner While Traveling

Jenni Chang and Lisa Dazols | Posted 05.07.2012 | Gay Voices
Jenni Chang and Lisa Dazols

It was a big adjustment to shift from our independent daily routines to spending 24/7 together. But since then, we've made some changes in our relationship. Here are the top 10 ways we've managed to avoid killing one another.

WATCH: 33 Years Later 'We're Very Much In Love'

Nathan Manske | Posted 04.15.2012 | Gay Voices
Nathan Manske

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WATCH: Valentine's Day Google Doodle Offers A Gay Marriage Message

Posted 02.14.2012 | Gay Voices

In honor of Valentine's Day, Google is sharing the love with its latest Doodle. This charming animated short depicts a young boy attempting to woo...

Dealing With A Closeted Partner, From Dr. Laura Berman (WATCH)

Posted 09.18.2013 | MarloThomas

Sex and relationship expert Dr. Laura Berman discusses the complications and potential problems that gay and lesbian couples can face if one partner r...

It's Christmas, Honey!

Marten Weber | Posted 02.22.2012 | Gay Voices
Marten Weber

So much goes on between us that doesn't need words any longer. He knows when to leave me be, and when I need a hug. He reaches up to straighten my tie in the elevator. He kisses my ear before I get up to speak at a conference.

Gay Introductions: Is He My Boyfriend? My Partner? My Lover?

Domenick Scudera | Posted 02.07.2012 | Gay Voices
Domenick Scudera

When I introduce the man I love to other people at a holiday party, I cannot use the convenient title "husband" to explain who he is to me. There are many other options that I could use, but none of them is satisfactory. Here are a few.