Defense of Marriage Act

Gay Couples Denied Veterans Benefits
Veterans benefits for gay married couples still denied. Read more...
Not everyone is ready to call last week's Supreme Court decisions about Prop 8 and the Defense of Marriage Act a victory for civil rights. Let's take a look at who is ready to keep up the fight and claim that they have been injured by gay marriage. Read more...
It looks like Howard Kurtz decided to grease the wheels to make his transition to Fox a little easier during his final show on CNN. Nothing like carrying a little water for your new employer on your way out the door. Read more...
To no one's surprise, these right-wing hate mongers like the Family Research Council's Tony Perkins aren't taking it very well now that the Supreme Court has ruled against them in the DOMA and Prop 8 cases. Read more...
Rep. Louie Gohmert (R-TX) reacted to two Supreme Court rulings on Wednesday by suggesting that same sex marriage "is usually tried at the end of a great civilization." Read more...

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The president of the anti-LGBT Family Research Council (FRC) is vowing to continue to fight against equal rights for gay and lesbian couples after the <A href="http://www.rawstory.com/rs/2013/06/26/watch-live-supreme-court-hands-down-rulings-on-same-sex-marriage/">U.S. Supreme Court struck down</a> the federal government's ban on marriage equality and allowed same sex marriages to resume in California. Read more...
It seems the Republicans still aren't doing very well with that whole rebranding effort they claimed they were worried about following Mittens loss in the last presidential election. I really wish they'd all just go climb into a time machine and go back to the 1950's where they belong and leave the rest of us the hell alone. Read more...
The Daily Show's Jon Stewart had a field day with the opponents of gay marriage at this week's Supreme Court hearings on the Defense of Marriage Act, starting with Paul Clement, the lawyer hired by House Republicans, who was called out by Justice Elena Kagan when he attempted to make the claim that the law wasn't based on bigotry. Read more...
In the second day of hearings on same-sex marriage, the quote of the day goes to Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, who in a discussion about the Defense of Marriage Act, said that it had imposed on the US a two-tier system... Read more...
Evan Wolfson, the founder of the one of the country's top same sex marriage advocacy groups, on Sunday assured Family Research Council President Tony Perkins that "the gay people are not going to use up all the marriage licenses" if the Supreme Court strikes down marriage discrimination. Read more...