same sex marriage
Just when you think that living in a Donald Trump world is a nightmare, things get even more real. Although president-elect Trump has said that he’ll appoint conservative Supreme Court justices who’ll want to change the Roe v. Wade ruling affirming abortion rights, he said he is “fine” with same-sex marriage being legal. However, William […]
The top judge in Alabama has announced an order to the state's probate judges not to issue marriage licenses to same-sex couples.
Did the judge impose his own religious views on the case?
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If You Don’t Know! News & Politics Roundup: Uber Driver Brutally Attacks Customer, Texas Teen Protects Sheriff While Pumping Gas, & More
An Australian woman claims that she was violently attacked by an Uber driver for talking on the phone during the drive. She claims the driver started screaming at her, and then proceeded to drag her out of the car and run her over. The driver has been removed from the company. [Complex] A Texas teenager […]
In what President Barack Obama is calling a "big step toward equality," the Supreme Court ruled on Friday in favor of same-sex marriage nationwide.
History is being made, as Ireland is set to approve same-sex marriage. Described as an unusually high turnout, more than 3 million have voted to answer the question of whether Ireland’s constitution should be amended to allow gay and lesbian couples to marry. Government ministers have said they believe it will pass, while “no” campaigners have […]
If You Don’t Know! News & Politics: Supreme Court To Determine If Banning Same-Sex Marriage Is Constitutional, & MORE! (DETAILS)
The Supreme Court is finally taking a stand on same-sex marriage, and has decided to determine whether the Constitution allows for individual states to ban it. The case is set to be argued in April, and a decision should be ready by late June. [NBC News] Alex Malarkey, the 6-year-old boy who told the world […]
There was a sea of rainbows and good vibes this weekend as Pride Week kicked off around the nation. Gay Pride parades on Sunday drew huge crowds of gay, lesbian, bisexual, and transgender people, along with their supporters, all of whom gathered to celebrate unity, inclusion, and a year of same-sex marriage victories. Close to one million […]