June 18, 2014

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Author of Russian Anti-Gay Law May Face Mental Health Screening

Filed by John M. Becker | June 18, 2014 | 7:00 PM | comments

A Russian petition calling on the government to investigate the mental health of a notorious anti-LGBT lawmaker has gathered the 100,000 signatures required for a government response.Read More


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Marriage Cases From Four States Will Be Heard on Same Day

Filed by John M. Becker | June 18, 2014 | 6:00 PM | comments

On Wednesday, August 6, the U.S. Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals in Cincinnati will hear marriage equality-related cases from four states: Kentucky, Michigan, Ohio, and Tennessee.Read More


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Group of Michigan Republicans Backs Marriage Equality

Filed by John M. Becker | June 18, 2014 | 5:00 PM | comments

A group of 25 prominent Republicans in Michigan have signed onto a brief supporting marriage equality and urging a federal appeals court to uphold a ruling striking down Michigan's marriage ban.Read More


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Luxembourg Passes Marriage, Adoption Equality

Filed by John M. Becker | June 18, 2014 | 4:00 PM | comments

Lawmakers in the tiny European Grand Duchy of Luxembourg overwhelmingly passed a marriage and adoption equality bill today.Read More


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Judge Brilliantly Smacks Down PA Official's Bid to Defend Marriage Ban

Filed by John M. Becker | June 18, 2014 | 3:00 PM | comments

This morning a federal district court judge blocked a Pennsylvania county official's attempt to defend the state's now-defunct marriage discrimination amendment.Read More


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Colbert Debates Marriage Equality With Olson and Boies

Filed by John M. Becker | June 18, 2014 | 2:00 PM | comments

"The whole reason I got married was as a taunt to gay people that they could not get married."Read More


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Gay TX Dads Denied Parental Rights to Their Own Sons

Filed by John M. Becker | June 18, 2014 | 1:00 PM | comments

For two new gay dads in Texas, this Father's Day was marred by heartbreak: a family court judge denied them parental rights to their own children.Read More


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Like an Animal: Push It Real Good

Filed by Bil Browning | June 18, 2014 | 12:00 PM | comments

It's Hump Day and you're looking for something to make you smile and giggle before you go back to moping that there's still days of work to go before the weekend. We got you.Read More


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'Clueless' Star Claims GOP Supports Marriage Equality

Filed by John M. Becker | June 18, 2014 | 11:00 AM | comments

Stacey Dash, star of the 1995 hit movie "Clueless": "[The idea that the GOP opposes marriage equality] is just propaganda, that's not true."Read More


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Jon Stewart Rips Texas GOP on 'Ex-Gay' Therapy

Filed by John M. Becker | June 18, 2014 | 10:00 AM | comments

Trying to bring heterosexuality out of gay people is "like giving a woman a C-section who's not pregnant. You won't find what you're looking for, but you will leave a scar."Read More


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Obama Praises LGBT Progress, Says We Must 'Keep Working'

Filed by John M. Becker | June 18, 2014 | 9:00 AM | comments

President Barack Obama spoke last night at an NYC Democratic LGBT fundraiser about the incredible progress the country has made on equality during his administration, but reminded the audience that much work remains to be done.Read More