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Marriage Equality

  1. On the 150th Birthday of the 14th Amendment, Its Future Hangs in the BalanceTrump may not know the 14th Amendment from the 14th floor of one of his hotels, but his second SCOTUS pick could greatly affect its interpretation.
  2. marriage equality
    Macklemore Defied Public Outcry With National Rugby League PerformanceDespite a petition with 18,000 signatures, Macklemore performed “Same Love” at the National Rugby League Grand Final.
  3. lgbtq issues
    Marriage-Equality Advocate Edith Windsor Dies at 88Her Supreme-Court case struck down the Defense of Marriage Act.
  4. Tim Farron Not Dropped As Leader of Britain’s LibDems Because of His ReligionA proposed new martyr to the Christian conservative cause, U.K. LibDem leader Tim Farron, may feel persecuted, but a bad election really did him in.
  5. lgbt rights
    This Is the Future of LGBT Rights Under President Trump and It’s Not PrettyMarriage equality is probably safe, but trans rights and anti-discrimination provisions are likely to disappear.
  6. crikey
    Australian Politician Expertly Roasts Male Anti-Marriage-Equality Colleague“I do think we may have found an explanation for his bachelor status.”
  7. Alabama Chief Justice Suspended for Blocking Same-Sex MarriageRoy Moore said he intends to fight the suspension.
  8. Alabama Supreme Court Justice Bans Same-Sex Marriage (Again)Oh, hey, it’s Roy Moore.
  9. marriage equality
    The Unexpected Personal Connection Behind the DOMA DecisionIn an excerpt from her new memoir, lawyer Roberta Kaplan describes how she first crossed paths with Edie Windsor and Thea Spyer.
  10. caitlyn jenner
    Caitlyn Jenner Is Warming Up to Same-Sex Marriage“If that word marriage is really, really that important to you, I can go with it.”
  11. Why Gun Control Could Be Like Marriage EqualityOrganizers are following the same three-part plan.
  12. street style
    Body Glitter and Rainbow Eye Shadow at New York’s Pride Parade Colorful scenes from yesterday’s momentous celebration.
  13. Marriage Equality and the Modern Social RevolutionA period of cultural transformation as rapid and deep as anything since the 1960s.
  14. celeb reactions
    How Celebrities Are Reacting to the Supreme Court Legalizing Same-Sex MarriageSam Smith, Jussie Smollett, Ellen DeGeneres, and more.
  15. interview
    Now Is a Good Time to Feel Optimistic About Marriage EqualityTalking with Jim Obergefell, the man behind the historic SCOTUS case.
  16. Alaska Becomes 30th State to Allow Gay MarriageA federal judge struck down its same-sex marriage ban.
  17. Las Vegas Finally Gets Into the Gay-Weddings GameBut did it lose its chance to become a leading destination?
  18. Conservative Judge May Become Gay-Marriage HeroThe Sixth Circuit’s Jeffrey Sutton is an unlikely swing vote.
  19. Republican Congressman Backs Gay Marriage Because ‘Life Is Too Short’A week after a judge struck down his state’s gay-marriage ban.
  20. Hate
    Harlem Coffee Shop Posts Marriage-Equality Sign and Loses Exactly One CustomerSomeone needs a double shot of espresso.
  21. Supreme Court Gay-Marriage Primer: Prop 8, DOMAArguments start today; get familiar.
  22. Republicans Urge SCOTUS to Support Gay MarriageThey argue it supports “limited government and maximizing individual freedom.”
  23. wed-locked
    ‘Pregnant Man’ Thomas Beatie Stuck in Terrible-Sounding MarriageGiving new meaning to “It’s Complicated With”
  24. Controversy
    Ruffled Feathers: Andrew Zimmern, Anne Burrell, and Other Food-TV Stars Come OutStars of food TV aren’t into the chicken chain’s public opposition to same-sex marriage.
  25. Obama Enjoys Perks of Gay Marriage Shift at Hollywood LGBT Fund-raisersObama parties with Ellen DeGeneres and Ryan Murphy from ‘Glee’.
  26. Goldman Sachs CEO Says Supporting Gay Marriage Is ‘Not Without a Price’CEO Lloyd Blankfein described the business consequences today.
  27. Lloyd Blankfein Has a New GigAs a gay marriage spokesman.
  28. Senators Who Voted for Gay Marriage Get DonationsThe good kind of consequences.
  29. (maybe) put a ring on it
    The NYC Calvin Klein Collection Boutique Hosted a Big Marriage Equality BenefitLots of celebs went along.
  30. Dov Hikind Hates Gay Marriage So Much He’s Willing to Suspend Party AllegianceIn the special election to replace Anthony Weiner in the House, Hikind’s considering supporting Republican Bob Turner.
  31. Roughly One in Four New York City Newlyweds is GayAugust is a busy month for weddings.
  32. Neighborhood Watch
    Neely’s Barbecue Parlor Begins Brunch; Sidewalk Seating at John DoryPlus: a Big Gay NYC Wedding at Hudson Terrace, lots of ‘C’ grades on the Lower East Side, and more, in our daily roundup of neighborhood news.
  33. First Lawsuit to Overturn Marriage Equality in New York Already StymiedThanks, Fred Dicker!
  34. The First Lawsuit Seeking to Overturn New York’s Gay-Marriage Law Is HereGovernor Cuomo’s spokesman calls it “without merit.”
  35. Images From Yesterday’s Gay Weddings in New YorkWe sent photographer Jim Kiernan to document the happy day.
  36. Marriage Equality Is Really Exciting for Some MomsThat’s what the ‘Times’ tells us.
  37. Watch Al Franken Shred Focus on the Family’s Tom Minnery on Marriage-Equality DeceitI frankly don’t really know how we can trust the rest of your testimony if you are reading studies these ways.”
  38. National Organization for Marriage Targets Marriage Equality Flip-FloppersThey’ve spent $150,000 on mailers in seven districts.
  39. Archbishop Timothy Dolan Defends His Halfhearted Fight Against Marriage Equality in New YorkWhatever, I didn’t want to have a say in this anyway.”
  40. By the Way, New York City Gay Couples, You Can Register to Marry TodayBut you may have to pick who is the “bride” and who is the “groom.”
  41. Governor Cuomo: A Straight Man of a Different HueSome thoughts on our governor, the man.
  42. Marriage, New York Style: Frank Rich and Adam Moss Talk About Andrew Cuomo, Larry Kramer ... and Alice PlaytenA civil rights landmark, plus the latest production of ‘The Normal Heart’ and a tribute to the actress Alice Playten.
  43. Hillary Clinton May Be ‘Evolving’ Toward Gay Marriage Quicker Than Her BossAt an event this week she seemed to cheer New York’s legislative ruling.
  44. Archbishop Timothy Dolan Has Been ‘a Little Down Recently’Wait, why?
  45. For Gay Couples, Now the Pressure’s On!When are YOU going to get married?”
  46. New York Gets In Bed With Gay Marriage, Celebrates AccordinglyThere were Champagne flutes.
  47. Gay Marriage All Goes According to Andrew Cuomo’s PlanDespite some frustrating twists and ugly uncertainties, the same-sex-marriage endgame unfolded just as Andrew Cuomo drew it up months ago.
  48. Trailblazing: A History of Gay Rights in New YorkWith Friday’s landmark passage of a same-sex-marriage bill, Albany added to New York’s long history as a center of progress on gay and lesbian rights.
  49. Marriage Equality Act Passed by State Senate 33–29The tension is finally over.
  50. Religious-Exemption Amendments to Marriage-Equality Bill Pass State Assembly 82–47The Senate, meanwhile, is burning through bills at a fast clip.
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