Supreme Court Makes Same Sex Marriage Legal Nationwide

Supreme Court Makes Same Sex Marriage Legal Nationwide

by JET   Jun 26, 2015

The Supreme Court declared Friday that same-sex couples have a right to marry anywhere in the United States. Gay and lesbian couples already can... Read More

Court Clears the Way for Gay Marriage Expansion

Supreme Court Allows Gay Marriage to Expand

by JET   Oct 07, 2014

The Supreme Court cleared the way Monday for an immediate expansion of same-sex marriage by unexpectedly and tersely turning away appeals from five states... Read More

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Is Being Against Gay Marriage the Same as Being Against Interracial Marriage?

by Slate   Mar 13, 2014

Is gay marriage just like interracial marriage? If you’re against gay marriage, is that the same as racism? Hundreds of Slate readers have made... Read More

Ben Carson

Ben Carson’s Stance Against Gay Marriage

by Huffington Post   Mar 10, 2014

Conservative Ben Carson let loose on gay marriage during his Saturday CPAC speech, reinforcing his belief in traditional practices. "As you know, I am... Read More

Black Gay Men

The Invisible Gay Black Man

by #teamEBONY   Jan 21, 2014

Whenever I read about this mythical place in which a person’s sexuality is no longer taboo, in the wake of a handful of states... Read More

Illinois Legalizes Gay Marriage

Gay Marriage Legalized in Illinois

by Slate   Nov 21, 2013

On Wednesday, Illinois Governor Pat Quinn signed into law a bill legalizing gay marriage, making Illinois the 16th state to do so. The governor’s... Read More

Yes, Coming Out Matters

Yes, Coming Out Matters

by Karess Taylor-Hughes   Oct 11, 2013

I come from a small town in Long Island with large African-American and Latino populations. It was a fairly socially conservative community, with more... Read More

‘We Are Family’

'We Are Family'

by Sharon J. Lettman-Hicks   Oct 11, 2013

It’s impossible for me to talk about the fight for lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) equality without talking about Black people and without... Read More

Minnesota Will Become the 12th State to Legalize Gay Marriage

Minnesota to Legalize Gay Marriage

by Slate   May 14, 2013

Make it an even dozen. Minnesota is set to become the 12th state in the nation to allow gays and lesbians to wed. The Star... Read More

Nevada Senator Kelvin Atkinson Comes Out

Nevada Senator Kelvin Atkinson Comes Out

by Slate   Apr 25, 2013

In 2002, the very early days of the gay marriage backlash — after Hawaii, before Massachusetts — Nevada voters solidly approved an amendment to... Read More