WATCH: Lance Bass and fiancé discuss growing support for marriage in the South

Lance Bass and his fiancé, Michael Turchin, explain more about the increasing support for the freedom to marry in Mississippi and beyond in a new video for Southerners for the Freedom to Marry.

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Mississippi woman urges lawmakers: ‘Please don’t legislate against my family’

GUEST POST: By Kristen Welch, from Mississippi, who is speaking out against MS Senate Bill 2681, the bill currently being debated by the Mississippi legislature that would grant Mississippians a "License to Discriminate" against people just because they are LGBT.

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Southerners speak out for the freedom to marry in new bipartisan campaign

Today, Freedom to Marry is launching Southerners for the Freedom to Marry, a new campaign in partnership with 12 Southern equality organizations that will amplify the voices of marriage supporters in the South.

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Southerners urge mayors to support the freedom to marry with Change.org

This month, Freedom to Marry is working to Light Up the Map by urging mayors from all across the United States to voice their support for marriage for same-sex couples and become Mayors for the Freedom to Marry.

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These two Mississippi couples requested marriage licenses just miles from the AFA

Today, Robert & Michael and Matthew & Trey participated in the Campaign for Southern Equality's WE DO Project. Check out nearly a dozen photos from the action in Tupelo, Mississippi from today.

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Guest Post: Why we stand up for the freedom to marry in the south

Rev. Jasmine Beach-Ferrara, the executive director of the Campaign for Southern Equality, writes about the actions of the WE DO campaign in Tupelo, MS, the headquarters of the anti-gay so-called American Family Association.

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VIDEO: Kristen and Jenna stand up for the freedom to marry in Mississippi

This week, on Wednesday July 10, Kristen Welch and Jenna Lockwood took action with the Campaign for Southern Equality's WE DO campaign by applying for a marriage license at the Pearl River County Courthouse in Mississippi.

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Couples across the south stand up for marriage with the Campaign for Southern Equality

For the past week, the Campaign for Southern Equality has been touring across the South with its "We Do" campaign, where same-sex couples request marriage licenses and provoke denials in order to illustrate the discriminatory marriage laws in these states. Check out stories and video from the campaign!

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‘We Do’ campaign will confront marriage discrimination across the south

For over a year, the Campaign for Southern Equality has been leading the We Do campaign, where same-sex couples request - and are denied - marriage licenses in their home communities. As they gear up for Stage 4 of their campaign, Freedom to Marry spoke with Rev. Jasmine Beach-Ferrara, the organization's Executive Director.

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Opinion: Outside agitators

Tim Rutten criticizes out-of-state groups and individuals, such as the anti-gay National Organization for Marriage and prominent Utah Mormon, Alan Ashton, that have inserted themselves in campaigns against marriage equality in Iowa and California.

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