Category Archives: Gay Marriage Equality

An Accurate Summation of 6th Circuits Ruling Against Equality

The Detroit Free Press accurately paraphrases the 6th Circuit Court’s ruling upholding gay marriage bans in the papers opinion on how wrong the ruling is: The Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals’ ruling on Michigan’s same-sex marriage ban reads as both … Continue reading

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It’s a Small Word When Equality Arrives

From Saint Louis, Mo. KTVI television station comes this cute story about a patient, who is a minster, who officiated the marriage of her chiropractor and the chiropractor’s girlfriend when Missouri’s gay marriage ban was struck down.

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Equality Becomes Old News

Or so you might think based on the October 7 cover of Washington, D.C.’s Express, the free daily newspaper put out by The Washington Post. Dominating the cover is news of the Washington National’s winning their October 6 game against … Continue reading

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50 Plus 1, Marriage Equality Fight Comes to Puerto Rico

In June of 2014, all 50 states in the union had cases to challenge the remaining bans on gay marriage bans; North Dakota completed that list. Now, we’ve got one more. The United States territory of Puerto Rico joins the … Continue reading

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Young People’s Priorities on LGBT Issues Vary

UChicagoNews reports that a national survey has revealed that the priorities of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender (LGBT) youth on what are the most important gay rights issues vary. The survey results compiled by The Black Youth Project and entitled … Continue reading

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Today in News We Already Knew: Anti-Marriage Equality Arguments Are ‘Silly’

Over at Slate.com, Mark Joseph Stern breaks down something we have all known since we started the fight for marriage equality; just how silly and animus-driven the arguments of our opponents have always been. In his op-ed, Stern deconstructs how … Continue reading

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Ark. City Re-affirms Support for Marriage Equality via Resolution

Eureka Springs, Ark., a city located up in the northwest corner of the state re-affirmed it’s commitment to marriage equality by City Council resolution in a 5-1 vote July 2014. This was the second time that the city had endorsed … Continue reading

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Ark. City Celebrates Same-Sex Married Couple with a Wedding Reception

From an Out In Eureka press release: Eureka Springs, AR plans ‘Married To Equality’ wedding reception for LGBT newlyweds. The first city in Arkansas to officially endorse marriage equality and the first in which same-sex couples obtained marriage licenses in … Continue reading

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United Nations Takes Small Step to Gay Marriage Equality

The Huffington Post reports that the United Nations Secretariat will not provide full benefits to same-sex employees regardless of the whether the employees home country recognizes such unions. While this is a step forward for equality, the article notes that … Continue reading

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Inside the Courtroom at Marriage Equality Hearing in Florida

Most of the time we see the Marriage Equality hearings only through live streams, transcripts or rehashes in news articles, but The Miami Herald has put together the below video which gives us a little bit of an inside peak … Continue reading

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