Post Tagged with: "marriage equality"
Kentucky must pay the legal fees of lawyers who represented couples denied marriage licenses in 2015 by a county clerk in the state, a federal judge ruled on Friday.
This weekend’s pride parades paid tribute to victims of violence and celebrated marriage equality.
"With the filing of these two suits, EEOC is continuing to solidify its commitment to ensuring that individuals are not discriminated against in workplaces because of their sexual orientation."
Marriage equality is just one of many battles the LGBT community has to face – including workplace discrimination.
The pious mainstream supports LGBT rights, does not like "religious freedom” laws.
Despite increasing awareness and visibility of transgender people, a majority of states scored poorly on transgender equality, which has implications for future labor recruitment.
A mainline Christian church’s turnaround on same-gender marriage shows how diverse religious Americans are on the subject.
The Supreme Court will hear cases upholding bans on same-gender marriage, and could make same-gender marriage legal nationwide.
Cummins, Marriott, Target and WellPoint very publicly make their position known on same-gender marriage.
Ideological policy runs much of what goes on in Washington these days. But the Republican Party is seeing a change in the ideological values of its youngest members, especially on one hot-button social issue.
Conservative activist Ben Carson says the LGBT community is entitled to the same rights as everyone else, but marriage is an “extra right” that crosses the line.
Backers say the bill is about protecting religious freedom, even though “domestic partnership” and “civil union” are mentioned in the wording.
Same-gender spouses will be allowed to invoke marital privilege to avoid testifying in a court case, among other rights.
The companies noted that passage of the bill would put their companies at a serious disadvantage in attracting and retaining top talent.
Macklemore & Ryan Lewis celebrate their hit “Same Love” by asking 33 couples, many of them LGBT, to marry.
Illinois Congressional candidate says God is getting revenge on humans because of same-gender marriage and abortions. What else does she believe?
Virginia, once home to an anti-LGBT activist attorney general, would become the 18th state to begin issuing marriage licenses to same-gender couples.
Strongly worded opinion by State Supreme Court leads Chris Christie to abandon appeal, making New Jersey the 14th state in the U.S. to allow same-gender marriage.
Two separate opinions open door for California couples to marry and all legal same-gender marriages to be recognized by the federal government.
SCOTUS is weighing overturning the Defense of Marriage Act. Are comparisons to racism and civil-rights laws helping?
Americans’ support for same-gender marriage has gone viral. Which images best show your support?
Why is SCOTUS hesitant to allow same-gender couples the right to marry to supersede states’ bans? Here are the factors—and outcomes—that could sway justices’ decisions.
Are same-gender marriage bans recycled Jim Crow-era tactics? Howard University is urging the Supreme Court to overturn Prop 8.
Obama’s friend-of-the-court brief makes him the first president to urge the Supreme Court to expand same-gender marriage rights.