Gov. McAuliffe Officiates at Lesbian Wedding Gov. Terry McAuliffe has become the first Virginia governor to preside over a same-sex wedding ceremony.
Law Professor: 'The Supreme Court Will Grant Same-Sex Marriage In All 50 States'Thousands of people saw a glimmer hope when the Supreme Court ruled that exclusionary language in the Defense of Marriage Act was unconstitutional. The ruling did not eradicate many of the issues facing same-sex couples seeking equal rights and treatment, however.
It's Complicated: Lots To Sort Out On Gay MarriageTwo landmark Supreme Court rulings that bolster gay marriage rights don't remove all barriers to same-sex unions by a long shot. Where gay couples live still will have a lot to do with how they're treated.
National Cathedral To Perform Same-Sex WeddingsThe Washington National Cathedral, where the nation gathers to mourn tragedies and celebrate new presidents, will soon begin performing same-sex marriages.
Woman Denied Driver's License In Wife's Name For a year, Romney waitress Cynthia Landis has legally been a Landis.
Opinion: Happy ThanksgivingThe Buck Starts Here wishes a happy Thanksgiving to our readers. For progressives there is much to be thankful for this year.
Maryland Voters Approve Same-Sex Marriage AmendmentMaryland voters have approved same-sex marriage in a close vote.
Same-Sex Marriage Opposition Protest over Suspended Gallaudet EmployeeThe leaders of Gallaudet University were hearing outrage from community activists today over the controversial suspension of one of its employees.
Opinion: Romney and Ryan Are Real Life Versions Of GOP Caricatures Of Kerry and GoreIn an odd turn of events, the Republicans in Tampa nominated real life versions of their cartoon versions of Kerry and Gore. Republicans thought John Kerry should be criticized for changing positions. But Kerry is not in the same league as Romney who ran as a pro-choice candidate and promised to do more for gay rights than Ted Kennedy.
Opinion: Rev. William Owens Confronts Barack Obama On Same-Sex MarriageRev. William Owens takes great issue with Obama’s linkage of Dr. King’s civil rights movement of the past to the current gay rights movement regarding same-sex marriage. Owens says that King embraced traditional religion, and he strongly suggests that King would not want his civil rights’ mission altered to include same-sex marriage.
Opinion: Chick-fil-A Doesn't Belong In PoliticsWhat was Chick-fil-A President Dan Cathy thinking when he thought that anyone cares about what he thinks about same-sex marriage? Whatever Cathy’s reasoning, he has a lot to learn about the separation of his business and the unnecessary preaching of his morality.