It’s official: Gay and lesbian Americans can sponsor their foreign spouses for immigration

This week, the DHS issued a statement that formalizes the new post-DOMA policy that gay and lesbian Americans can sponsor their married foreign national spouses for immigration purposes. At last, married binational same-sex couples will no longer fear separation from each other or be forced to live their lives in legal limbo.

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Federal government implements DOMA ruling, begins extends key federal employee programs

On Friday, June 28, the Office of Personnel Management issued a memo explaining that it has begun implementing the Supreme Court's landmark ruling in Windsor v. United States.

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Take the Pledge: “I Won’t Give Up On Love”

This was a monumental week for the freedom to marry. But it doesn't mean that the campaign to win marriage nationwide is over. Take our pledge to affirm your commitment to finishing the job.

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What Happens Now: 7 ways the SCOTUS rulings are seeing immediate impacts

Just over 24 hours after the Supreme Court announced its historic decisions, we're already beginning to see the immediate implementation of the rulings. Here are seven ways the rulings are already being implemented.

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VIDEO: Evan Wolfson speaks with CBS’ Lesley Stahl for Pride in the Workplace event

On Tuesday, Freedom to Marry founder and President Evan Wolfson was 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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This is what history looks like: Supreme Court victories in the news

Yesterday, news organizations around the country rushed to cover the decisions, their implications, and why same-sex couples celebrated the amazing news. Here are a small selection of the wonderful images splashed across the front pages of almost every major news paper in the United States.

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Dedicating our victory to enduring couples like Ralph and Paul

As yesterday's historic victory sinks in, the one couple that keeps coming to mind is Ralph Hodgdon and Paul McMahon. I dedicate this win to you, Ralph and Paul, and to all the other amazing couples who show everyone that our love endures.

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Respect for Marriage Act reintroduced in the U.S. Congress with record support

Today, supporters of the freedom to marry in the United States Congress wasted no time in taking steps toward full and final repeal of the so-called Defense of Marriage Act, by reintroducing the Respect for Marriage Act to finish the job.

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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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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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