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National Foster Care Month Emphasizes Every Child Deserves a Family

By EDGE | May 5
Family Equality Council has announced its 2015 National Adoption Month Campaign to coincide with the re-introduction of the Every Child Deserves a Family Act in May.

Marriage Advocates Optimistic of Supreme Court Win

By Lisa Keen | May 2
Same-sex marriage legal advocates who were at Tuesday's oral arguments at the U.S. Supreme Court expressed optimism that Justice Anthony Kennedy will once again come through with the majority vote.

Gay Mentor, Belief in Dignity at Roots of Kennedy's Views

By Mark Sherman | Apr 26
Justice Anthony Kennedy is the prohibitive favorite to write the Supreme Court decision in June that could extend same-sex marriage nationwide.

Stories of Love, Life, Death in High Court Gay Marriage Case

By Mark Sherman | Apr 26
Beyond the right to wed, gay and lesbian Americans in the 13 states that continue to define marriage as the union of a man and a woman confront obstacles across the course of their lives, from adoption to hospital visits to death benefits.

Same-Sex Marriage Opponents Urge Supreme Court to Go Slow

By Mark Sherman | Apr 26
Same-sex marriage opponents acknowledge they face a tough task in trying to persuade the Supreme Court to allow states to limit marriage to a man and a woman.

Gay Marriage a Difficult Issue for GOP White House Hopefuls

By David Crary | Apr 26
For Democratic politicians, same-sex marriage has become an easy issue: They're for it. Many Republican VIPs - notably the presidential hopefuls - face a far more complicated landscape.

Honey Boo Boo's Mom Comes Out As Bisexual

By Winnie McCroy | Apr 26
Gird your loins, ladies! Honey Boo Boo's mom June Thompson has just come out as bisexual.

Ohio in a Minority as High Court Weighs Same-Sex Marriage

By Dan Sewell | Apr 26
While Ohio has traditionally been a national bellwether politically, the state now finds itself in the minority on same-sex marriage heading into Tuesday's U.S. Supreme Court oral arguments.

Same-Sex Marriage Pioneer Among Lawyers for High Court Cases

By Mark Sherman | Apr 25
Five lawyers will take turns at the Supreme Court lectern Tuesday for the highly anticipated and extended arguments over same-sex marriage.

Alabama Committee Votes to Let Adoption Agencies Refuse Gay Couples

Apr 24
A House Committee voted Wednesday for a bill that would allow private adoption agencies to turn away gay couples on religious grounds.

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