Postedon Sep 18, 2013 at 12:15 pm
Today, Illinois Unites for Marriage, the coalition working to win the freedom to marry in Illinois this year, released a video featuring Robert talking the death of his partner, Steven Hynes - and why the IL legislature can't wait one day longer to pass a bill. Watch the video.
Postedon Aug 29, 2013 at 10:30 am
Today, Freedom to Marry launched a new online Story Center to gather and showcase the compelling voices and stories of same-sex couples and their families across the United States.
Postedon Aug 29, 2013 at 09:59 am
This weekend, Chicago hosted the annual Bud Billiken Parade, the oldest and largest parade for African-Americans in the United States. Along the way, Illinois Unites for Marriage asked parade attendees why they support the freedom to marry in Illinois.
Postedon Aug 26, 2013 at 12:30 pm
This week, coming off of a rousing live performance of the award-winning 'Same Love' with Macklemore & Ryan Lewis at Sunday's Video Music Awards, singer-songwriter Mary Lambert debuted the moving video of her new single, "She Keeps Me Warm."
Postedon Aug 26, 2013 at 09:30 am
Last night, Macklemore & Ryan Lewis won the MTV Video Music Award for "Best Video with a Social Message" for their video for "Same Love." Watch their performance at the VMAs featuring a guest performance by Jennifer Hudson.
Postedon Aug 22, 2013 at 10:30 am
Yesterday marked the launch of Freedom Indiana, which will work to defeat HJR-6, a proposed constitutional amendment that seeks to permanently ban all protections for same-sex couples and their families in Indiana. Watch this video from the press conference.
Postedon Aug 01, 2013 at 01:44 pm
This week, Freedom to marry is partnering with Wolfe Video in sharing the story of Dot and Stella, the couple at the forefront of Cloudburst, a new movie that has already racked up 36 awards on the film festival circuit.
Postedon Aug 01, 2013 at 01:15 pm
Today, the freedom to marry took effect in Rhode Island, and same-sex couples across the state began to marry. One of these couples was John Gacher and Federico Santi, who both hail from Newport, RI, where they make their home together.
Postedon Jul 30, 2013 at 04:00 pm
March 30 was an amazing day for Jonathan, Dwayne, and all of their guests - a day that's hard to explain in words. Lucky for us - the couple hired a remarkable videographer, Celia Hilton, to capture the day for supporters of the freedom to marry.
Postedon Jul 17, 2013 at 01:00 pm
The new single from Macklemore & Ryan Lewis, "Same Love," has been certified platinum, meaning that it has sold 1 million copies - and the inspiring video for the song has been nominated for an MTV Video Music Award.