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Advance Screenings of LOVE IS STRANGE

Advance Screenings of LOVE IS STRANGE

Marriage Equality USA and Sony Pictures Classics invite you and a guest to join us at an advance screening of Love is Strange, the groundbreaking new film by Ira Sachs! Love is Strange stars John Lithgow and Alfred Molina as a long-term gay couple who lose both a job and their apartment as a result of getting married. Already featured on The View, The Tonight Show, and in major magazines including Vanity Fair and Out, the film is poised to be a breakout commercial success, as well as an important new talking point for audiences and voters across the country, letting many see for the first time in film in an intimate way what a real “same-sex marriage” looks like. Read more…

MEUSA Celebrates Third Anniversary of New York Marriage Equality with Sea Tea Cruise

Celebrating the third anniversary of marriage equality in New York, over 100 Marriage Equality USA members and supporters boarded the Hornblower Yacht in New York City last Sunday for a night of food, fun, friends and music. Read more…

Celebrating Today’s 4th Circuit <em>Bostic</em> Ruling — Another Step Closer to the End of Amendment One!

Celebrating Today’s 4th Circuit Bostic Ruling — Another Step Closer to the End of Amendment One!

Tracy Hollister uses today’s 4th Circuit ruling as a jumping off point to discuss the erosion of support for North Carolina’s Amendment One and laws like it nationwide. Read more…

MEUSA’s White House Moment

MEUSA’s White House Moment

Watching the President sign off on an Executive Order banning federal contractors from discriminating against the LGBTQ community last week, I was struck by how far our community has come. Just a few weeks prior, I was honored to represent MEUSA, our volunteers and members at the White House Pride Reception hosted by the President and the First Lady. Read more…

A Four-Decade March Down the Aisle

A Four-Decade March Down the Aisle

Not every couple celebrates their first and 25th anniversaries in the same year. Then again, not every couple has navigated a roller coaster quite like the one Michael Sabatino and Robert Voorheis have – that of legal recognition of same gender relationships both as activists and a committed couple. Read more…

US Air Force Base in Conservative Utah Embraces LGBT Equality

MEUSA’s Colleen Mewing has been a contractor for 27 years at Hill Air Force Base, and never expected her base, located in conservative Utah, to take the lead in standing up for LGBT Pride. But this year Hill AFB becomes the first military installation in the U.S. to support LGBT activities during Pride Month, and Colleen is helping to make that happen. Read more…

Keep Informed on the Latest Marriage Equality Updates: May 13th Community Call Focuses on 4th Circuit Case

MEUSA invites you to join its national community call Tuesday, May 13, 9PM EDT. The conversation will focus on the latest developments in Virginia, where one of the more promising court challenges to a state constitutional amendment banning marriage equality is moving forward. Register for the call and we’ll send you the dial-in information by email Tuesday morning.