Roger Severino (pictured), the new head of the agency's Office for Civil Rights, has opposed transgender patients’ rights, same-sex marriage and Planned Parenthood.
Both men would be disasters for America, but Cruz would be the larger disaster.
All eyes will be on a state advisory referendum that's expected to galvanize protests against a broken political process.
Can zombies get married, according to the Bible?
Maybe the term "civil rights" doesn't mean what Mike Huckabee thinks it means.
After drawing national attention and being found in contempt of court for refusing to issue marriage licenses to same-sex couples seeking to wed in her area of Kentucky, Rowan County Clerk Kim Davis could be on her way to professional martyrdom for mixing her religious beliefs with her job.
In an essay published in The Guardian after the U.S. Supreme Court's same-sex marriage decision, Chelsea Manning traced the arc of progress on the issue of LGBT rights, starting from the moment California's controversial Proposition 8 was passed in 2008 to Friday's stunning SCOTUS victory.
Saturday vote counts of the Irish referendum on gay marriage show that the once "Roman Catholic stronghold" seems ready to embrace same-sex marriage with open arms.
"This is the last time that I'll be able to hang out with these adorable bigots," she says in mock tears as insults and hellish threats pour in from all sides at an anti-gay marriage rally in Washington, D.C.