‘Queen Sugar’ Star Rutina Wesley Gets Engaged to New Orleans Chef

‘Queen Sugar’ Star Rutina Wesley Gets Engaged to New Orleans Chef

by Zahara Hill   Nov 21, 2017

“Queen Sugar” character Nova Bordelon enjoys whirlwinds with New Orleans lovers and has a liking for the ladies. And according to a series of recent... Read More

[Video] A Proposal That Will Make Your Heart Melt

[Video] A Proposal That Will Make Your Heart Melt

by Shantell E. Jamison   Oct 13, 2017

The proposal video below takes the phrase “Greek love” to a who new level! Watch The Yard, a website that features videos about Black... Read More

Vatican: Pope’s Encounter with Kentucky Clerk Not A Sign of Support

Vatican: Pope’s Encounter with Kentucky Clerk Not A Sign of Support

by #teamEBONY   Oct 02, 2015

The Vatican on Friday distanced Pope Francis from Kim Davis, the focal point in the gay marriage debate in the U.S., saying she was... Read More

Clerk Jailed Over Gay Marriages Claims Pope Encouraged Her

Clerk Jailed Over Gay Marriages Claims Pope Encouraged Her

by #teamEBONY   Sep 30, 2015

Kim Davis, the Kentucky clerk who went to jail for defying a federal court's orders to issue same-sex marriage licenses says she briefly met... Read More

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

In defiant ruling, Alabama Supreme Court stops same-sex marriage in state

Same-Sex Marriage Stopped by Alabama Supreme Court

by The Washington Post   Mar 04, 2015

The Alabama Supreme Court ordered a halt Tuesday to same-sex marriages in the state despite a U.S. Supreme Court order allowing them to proceed.... 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

wedding marriage rings

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

Eric Holder

Married Same-Sex Couples Get Equal Protection from Department of Justice

by The Washington Post   Feb 10, 2014

The Justice Department will instruct all of its employees across the country, for the first time, to give lawful same-sex marriages sweeping equal protection... Read More

Nigerian President Goodluck Jonathan

Dozens of Gays Arrested in Nigeria

by Huffington Post   Jan 15, 2014

Local and international groups fighting AIDS warned on Tuesday that a new Nigerian law criminalizing same-sex marriage and gay organizations will jeopardize the fight... Read More