Blog Entries by Adam Polaski

21 families cheering on the historic Supreme Court ruling on DOMA

It's a great day for married same-sex couples living in states with the freedom to marry - and for those who do not, this is a huge step forward. Check out these 21 families having an amazing day celebrating this victory - and read their stories.

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LOVE WINS: Supreme Court overturns Section 3 of DOMA, restores marriage in CA

Today is a historic day. The United States Supreme Court ruled on two landmark cases concerning the freedom to marry, overturning Section 3 of DOMA and restoring the freedom to marry in California. Follow along with this post to catch all of the important updates from today's historic rulings.

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Today: CBS’ Lesley Stahl discusses SCOTUS cases with Evan Wolfson at NYC Pride event

Today, Freedom to Marry founder and President Evan Wolfson will be interviewed by Lesley Stahl, correspondent for 60 Minutes, at "Pride in the Workplace," an event from New York City Pride week sponsored by McGraw Hill Financial in partnership with CBS.

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LGBT and civil rights groups stand united in disappointment at Voting Rights Act ruling

In response to the Supreme Court's disappointing ruling in the Voting Rights Act, Freedom to Marry joins many prominent LGBT advocacy organizations in standing united with the American civil rights organizations and speaking out against the decision.

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8 members of ‘The Out List’ speak out about marriage and acceptance

This month, on Thursday, June 27, HBO Documentaries will debut The Out List, a documentary by Timothy Greenfield-Sanders that explores LGBTQ identity in the United States. Here, we share quotes from 8 members of "The Out List" about marriage, tolerance, and the importance of acceptance.

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VIDEO: Straight allies in the military speak out for marriage

Today, Freedom to Marry and OutServe-SLDN released a new video featuring three prominent straight allies in the military speaking out in support of gay and lesbian servicemembers and their spouses.

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Poll: 63% of Americans oppose DOMA’s marriage discrimination

A new poll found that a large majority of Americans - 63% - oppose the marriage discrimination caused by the so-called Defense of Marriage Act, which prohibits federal respect for legal marriages between same-sex couples.

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Documentary ‘The New Black’ examines growing support for marriage in black community

This month, a new documentary exploring the American black community and their views on the freedom to marry, debuted at the Los Angeles Film Festival. The documentary, The New Black, hones in on the campaign to win marriage for same-sex couples in Maryland.

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Young Conservatives for the Freedom to Marry expands with new members, video campaign

Today, dozens of new conservative voices joined Young Conservatives for the Freedom to Marry, the campaign to amplify and build support for ending the exclusion of same-sex couples among young conservatives across the United States.

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My Two Dads: 8 families share how they’re celebrating Fathers’ Day this year

Fathers' Day is a great time to recognize the many types of families that make our country so dynamic. We know that there is no single formulation for what makes a strong family, but we spoke with eight great dad duos about the common denominator in family: love.

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