Top news stories of interest to the LGBT community – full coverage of gay politics, equal rights, same-sex marriage and anti-discrimination laws.
Defense of Marriage Act; Long title: An Act to define and protect the institution of marriage: Acronyms (colloquial) DOMA: Enacted by: the 104th United States Congress
Windsor at first asked several gay rights advocacy groups to represent her, but none would take the case. Finally, she was referred to Roberta Kaplan, a partner at
Jul 01, 2013 · “The & the Restless” actor Greg Rikaart apparently came out last week following the Supreme Court’s overturning of the Defense of Marriage Act.
The Supreme Court’s decision on DOMA opens up a wide range of military benefits to same-sex spouses.
Gay Marriage Background to ‘Should Gay Marriage Be Legal?’
Jun 26, 2013 · 06/26/2013 4:16 PM EDT Washington National Cathedral Rings Bells Celebrating Gay Marriage Rulings. The Washington National Cathedral rang bells at noon
The latest news, commentary and analysis of issues that impact the transgender community. The Advocate provides up-to-date reflections from around the web.
What is TANF? Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF) is a federally-funded program run by states that provides limited cash assistance to extremely low-income
The Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA) is a law that, among other things, prohibited married same-sex couples from collecting federal benefits. It was overruled on June