Marriage equality is a controversial issue in the United States, but like with Civil Rights in the 1960’s, the public consensus seems to be shifting in a big way. Today, an increasing number of Americans see marriage equality as a basic human rights issue.
In honor of equality and of New York City’s upcoming Pride Week, here is a look at the same-sex marriage fight in America.Gay Marriage Chronology
The battle for marriage equality has been raging in the courts for more than a decade. The interactive infographic below explores milestones in the fight, and the progress of the states as laws have slowly changed from outright constitutional bans to legalization.Minnesota Legalizes Gay Marriage
The legislative process of ensuring marriage equality has been an exercise in patience. Minnesota is the most recent state to legalize gay marriage... keep reading