Gay Marriage

Florida Church Cancels Funeral of Gay Man At Last Minute

I have to stand up for my principles, the pastor is reported to have said

Ex-Marine Calls on People of Color to Back Same-Sex Marriage

Marquell Smith helped repeal Don’t Ask Don’t Tell, and is now turning his attention towards another LGBT cause.

The Trouble With a More 'Family-Friendly' and 'Marriage-Minded' LGBT Pride

Gay Pride Parades have always been sexually charged spaces. And they should stay that way.

Meet One of The First Same Sex Couples to Get Married in Baltimore

Just minutes in to the new year seven couples got married at City Hall in Baltimore–which is in the first state south of the Mason-Dixon Line to legalize same-sex marriage.

'Jet' Magazine's First Gay Male Couple Appear on MSNBC

For the first time in its 61-year history, JET magazine has featured a male LGBT couple in its popular wedding announcements section.

Polls: Blacks and Latinos a Big Part of Upcoming Gay Marriage Revolution

If you look at last Tuesday’s exit polls alongside other recent studies you’ll find that as more African Americans and Latinos become registered voters the more likely it is for more same-sex marriage victories.

New Poll Shows More Young, Poor People of Color Identify as LGBT

Two studies released this week debunks many stereotypes about blacks and Latinos being overwhelmingly homophobic.

Jennifer Lopez to Produce Show on Non-Traditional Families

ABC Family said Thursday they’ve ordered a comedy-drama pilot, titled “The Fosters,” about two women raising a “21st century,” multi-ethnic mix of foster and biological kids.

Individual Choices and Shared Costs: The Case of Protesting Chick-fil-A

Two cheeky websites have borrowed from economists’ latest idea on making people feel the true cost of their choices.

National Council of La Raza Board Approves Marriage Equality Resolution

Earlier this month the board of the National Council of La Raza unanimously approved a resolution supporting the freedom to marry for same-sex couples.

U.S. Appeals Court Will Not Hear Prop 8 Case, Clearing the Way For Supreme Court

San Francisco’s 9th Circuit Court of Appeals has decided it will not revisit the constitutionality of California’s Proposition 8 gay marriage ban.

Hundreds Of Mormons March in Salt Lake City Gay Pride Parade [Photos]

The group, Mormons Building Bridges, said they wanted to send a message of love to the state’s LGBT community, a message they believe is compatible with their faith.

Legal Experts Say Gay Marriage Question Will Hit Supreme Court Before End of 2012

A federal appeals court in Boston is the first to say the law unfairly denies equal benefits to legally married gays. The decision sets the stage for a ruling by the Supreme Court.

Colin Powell Expresses Support for Gay Marriage

The Former Secretary of State said he has “no problem” with gay marriage in an interview with Wolf Blitzer on Wednesday.

Poll: People of Color More Likely to Support Gay Marriage Than Whites

The majority of those surveyed said Obama’s stance on gay marriage will not play a big role in their vote for president.

NAACP Endorses Same-Sex Marriage

The NAACP announcement comes just two weeks after President Barack Obama announced his support for gay marriage.

Ice Cube Says He's Cool with Gay Marriage

“I’m already married, so I ain’t worried about too many other people, what they’re doing,” the rapper said when asked about gay marriage.

Writer Admits to Beefing Up Manny Pacquiao's Anti-Gay Comments

The same week that President Obama and rapper Jay-Z came out for gay marriage, boxer Manny Pacquiao quoted scriptures that say a man who lies down with another man “must be put to death.”

Newsweek Cover Calls Obama 'First Gay President' [Photo]

The cover story is said to focus on President Obama’s recent shift on gay marriage.

Jay-Z: Same Sex Marriage Opposition 'Holding the Country Back'

On Monday, rapper Jay-Z told CNN’s Poppy Harlow he supports gay marriage.