Eugene Robinson / TruthdigApr 30, 2015
For much of the country, gay marriage is becoming old news. But you would never know that from listening to the GOP presidential hopefuls, who play rhetorical Twister whenever the issue is raised. Dig deeper ( 3 Min. Read )
Donald Kaufman / TruthdigJan 23, 2015
FedEx is the defendant in a lawsuit filed by a California woman who claims the speedy delivery company refused to recognize her marriage with another woman. Dig deeper ( 2 Min. Read )
Bill Blum / TruthdigMay 23, 2014
In a string of judicial opinions and public appearances dating back at least to the mid-1990s, Antonin Scalia has demonstrated that he cannot evaluate questions of gay rights with the temperament and open-mindedness expected of a judge. Dig deeper ( 4 Min. Read )
Staff / TruthdigMay 21, 2014
Well said, your honor: A federal judge in Pennsylvania -- one John E. Jones III of the Federal District Court in Harrisburg, to be precise -- did away with the state's ban on same-sex marriage on Tuesday, declaring it unconstitutional with an eloquent flourish. Dig deeper ( 1 Min. Read )
Peter Z. Scheer / TruthdigDec 21, 2013
Utah is the 10th state to get gay marriage this year -- and the second this week -- but it's an especially significant one considering that voters in the state have not followed public opinion. Dig deeper ( 1 Min. Read )
Staff / TruthdigAug 16, 2013
More than a thousand students have enrolled in the leftist group's la escuelita de libertad to learn about the Mexican rebels' life philosophies; a Canadian teenager protests Monsanto by eloquently refuting a bumbling TV host; meanwhile, same-sex marriage is garnering immense support in Latin America. These discoveries and more after the jump. Dig deeper ( 2 Min. Read )
E.J. Dionne Jr. / TruthdigAug 1, 2013
The rapid evolution of attitudes toward gay marriage is a wonder to behold. On few issues has public opinion moved as quickly or decisively. Many who are against the formal recognition of homosexual unions are now resigned to the reality they will eventually become commonplace. Dig deeper ( 3 Min. Read )
Tracy Bloom / TruthdigJul 2, 2013
The blogger and commentator, who is gay and Catholic, explained to CNN's Fareed Zakaria on Sunday why the Catholic Church shouldn't have any problems with same-sex couples getting married. Dig deeper ( 1 Min. Read )
Tracy Bloom / TruthdigJun 30, 2013
Thanks to the Supreme Court's decision in Hollingsworth v. Perry, California's Proposition 8 ballot initiative that barred same-sex marriage in the state is no more. But the measure's supporters are once again up in arms after the Golden State resumed allowing gay couples to wed Friday. (UPDATED) Dig deeper ( 2 Min. Read )
Tracy Bloom / TruthdigJun 26, 2013
On Wednesday morning, the Supreme Court issued decisions on a pair of landmark same-sex marriage cases, striking down the Defense of Marriage Act while ruling the proponents of California's Proposition 8 lacked standing to argue the case in federal courts. On Wednesday morning, the Supreme Court issued decisions on a pair of landmark same-sex marriage cases. Dig deeper ( 4 Min. Read )
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