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GAY MARRIAGE NEW YORK
Writer, Speaker, Motivator and believer in all things possible
All 90 lbs. of my cousin Lisa is willing to travel across the country to New York, a state where her union to Therese, her partner of 15 years, will be acknowledged. But what about the people who don't have the means make their last dying wish -- a legally recognized wedding -- come true?
Gail Marquis, Former Olympic Basketball Player, Shares Love Story With Audrey Smaltz
In 1976, Gail Marquis was playing on the first U.S. women's basketball team to compete in the Olympics. Around that time
Sean Patrick Maloney, Openly Gay Congressman: 'Our Family Should Be Equal To Everybody Else's' (VIDEO)
Maloney is the first openly gay representative from New York. He was elected in November and is serving his first term. There
Gay Italian Couple Share Their Love Story, Plans To Marry In New York (VIDEO)
The couple posted a beautiful video on YouTube yesterday, sharing signs in Italian (with English captions) of how the two
Here TV Celebrates New York Marriage Equality Anniversary With
Pride & Groom
Emmy Award Winning Broadcast Journalist
This week I talked with producer Josh Rosenzweig and director Keren Aronoff about their new documentary,
Pride & Groom
, which commemorates the first anniversary of marriage equality in the state of New York and comprises four one-hour specials.
GOP Conservatives Deal Gay Rights a Setback in New York Primary
New York Editor-at-Large, The Huffington Post
The primary elections for state legislature turned into a referendum, of sorts, on same-sex marriage. I'm sorry to say that gay rights had a bad day.
New York Gay Marriage Generated $259 Million In Economic Impact For NYC, According To Report
Regardless of the economic impacts though, the social and cultural significances of the Marriage Equality Act are undoubtedly
I Got You Babe: Celebrating the One Year Anniversary of Legalized Marriage in the State of New York
Broadway performer and writer
July 24 marks the one year anniversary of my marriage. My gay marriage. It's crazy to think that it's already been a year since the historic day when my husband and I, and over 800 other LGBT couples said, "I do" here in the State of New York.
Psychotherapist, Writer and Expert on vital aging and living w...
Much to my surprise, I can no longer say that I don't want to get married. I always thought that not having to get married was one of the benefits of being gay. I have never imagined living fully within the fabric of my society. The rebel in me resists giving up my outlaw status.
Brooklyn's First Gay Wedding Expo At Borough Hall January 15
This Sunday, Borough Hall is opening its doors for the city's first gay wedding expo, where gay couples looking to tie the
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Here Come The Brides: Kristen Henderson And Sarah Ellis Marry -- Part 3 (VIDEO)
Margaret Wheeler Johnson
Today we bring you Part 3 (above) of "Here Come the Brides," our original video series following New York couple Sarah Ellis
National Organization For Marriage Loses Court Cases Alleging Harassment By LGBT Activists
NOM did not return a request for comment for this article. A less-noticed part of that pledge also binds the presidential
Here Come The Brides: Kristen Henderson And Sarah Ellis Marry -- Part 2 (VIDEO)
Margaret Wheeler Johnson
On Nov. 14, we brought you Part 1 of "Here Come The Brides"--a three-part original video series telling the story of lesbian
We Should Make Marriage About Commitment
Deputy Director of Third Way Social Policy
Next April, as the cherry blossoms are flowering across the city, I will stand in front of my family and friends and make a public promise of lifetime fidelity and commitment to my partner of five years.
Professor of Theater, Ursinus College
I find it somewhat infuriating that we could travel just a short distance to some Shangri-La where gay people can wed and crowds applaud in celebration, only to return home to file separate tax forms with "single" checked at the top of the form.
Editorial Producer, Anderson Cooper 360
On the day that lesbian and gay New Yorkers could finally legally wed their life partners, a thought occurred to me that I hadn't considered before. At the over ripe age of 35, I was now a spinster.
The Marriage Equality Act
Voice Coach, Therapist, and Author specializing in Self-Expres...
In late June, the state of New York passed the Marriage Equality Act, a law allowing same-sex couples to marry beginning
Jumping the Broom to Equality
Mark Anthony Neal
Professor of Black Popular Culture in the Department of Africa...
Jumping the Broom was one of the best examples of blacks to buck the status quo in the pursuit of what was right. In legalizing same-sex marriage, New York State has also done the right thing and will allow many more to jump the broom into full equality.
The Homosexual Agenda Will See You Now
Columnist, SFGate/San Francisco Chronicle; Author, 'The Daring...
Behold, beautiful and confused children of Earth: The smoke has cleared, the glitter bomb has settled and finally the world-famous "homosexual agenda" has, once and for all, screamed itself alive.
New York Gay Marriage Law Presents New Challenges To Local LGBT Advocates
Alana Horowitz Satlin
Lorrie Millman, a New York City resident, donated twice to MENY's Political Action Committee. She said that now she didn't
The First Gay Couple To Wed In Southampton (VIDEO)
Town clerk officiates wedding at town hall. Read more on Southampton, NY Patch
God On The Spoon
Managing Director, Out Leadership
The gay families are in, our children are watching, and you just know that they're reporting back to the Big Gal in the sky, from place-settings, car seats and pond walks everywhere.
LOOK: 60 Awesome Portraits Of Just Married NY Gay Couples
Mayor Bloomberg Officiates The Wedding Of Two Gay Staffers At Gracie Mansion (VIDEO)
Mayor Michael Bloomberg presided over the wedding of Jonathan Mintz, his Commissioner of Consumer Affairs and John Feinblatt
LOOK: Anti-Gay Marriage Protesters March Through NYC
Mary Markowitz Meets Brooklyn Gay Couple Getting Married At Borough Hall (VIDEO)
Barbara Tremblay, 40, and Stacey Minondo, 50, have been together for nearly eight years, but Sunday was the first day their
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