gay marriage

Keith Boykin

The Black Community’s Change on Gay Marriage

Fifteen years ago, I had a conversation that changed my perspective on same-sex marriage when…

Supreme Court building in Washington

Supreme Court to Rule on Gay Marriage

Like many gay couples in the United States, Theresa Volpe and Mercedes Santosof Chicago will be keeping a close eye…

75 Republicans Sign On to Gay-Marriage Push

Some Republicans Come Out in Support of Gay Marriage

At least 75 prominent Republicans, including two sitting members of Congress, will file a brief with the…

Brendon Ayanbadejo #51 of the Baltimore Ravens

Ravens’ Brendon Ayanbadejo to Promote Gay Rights at the Super Bowl

Brendon Ayanbadejo is not like other NFL players. The Baltimore Ravens linebacker is not just a…

Rev. Gary Hall, dean of the Washington National Cathedral

Famous Church’s Bells to Ring for Same-Sex Couples

The Washington National Cathedral had been ready to embrace same-sex marriage for some time, though it took…

Fantasia

Fantasia: “Gay Marriage [Is] Legal But Yet I’m Judged”

Oft-criticized singer Fantasia Barrino recently took to Instagram to address her critics. I Rise ABOVE…

Obama Urges Illinois Lawmakers to Legalize Gay Marriage

According to The Chicago-Sun Times, the president urged lawmakers in his home state of Illinois to legalize marriage equality.…

Supreme Court to Take on Same Sex Marriage

The battle over gay marriage is shifting from the voting booth to the nation’s highest…

Ravi Perry and Paris Prince

Jet Magazine Features First Gay Male Couple in Weddings Section

For the first time in its history, Jet Magazine featured a gay male couple in the Weddings…

Same-sex marriage

Gay Marriage Views and the Black Gender Gap

Though President Obama’s re-election was widely celebrated in the Black community, and his victory attributed…