Resources Related to Massachusetts
This is the piece that Evan Wolfson published in the September 11, 2001 edition of 'The Advocate,' laying out the pathway forward for the campaign to win marriage nationwide. The article serves as a blueprint for the movement for marriage.
The Southern Poverty Law Center provides a detailed listing of anti-gay groups know for their dangerous propaganda aimed at lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender people.
A listing of both state and national political parties that have made strong statements in support of the freedom to marry.
FAQ from GLAD on the recent rulings in the Federal District Court of Massachusetts striking down DOMA Section 3.
Learn the basics about how to get married in Massachusetts.
Voter perceptions of the freedom to marry in Massachusetts 5 years after it was established.
Findings of a survey of 600 voters in Massachusetts conducted by Lake Research Partners from April 5–8, 2009 to understand voter perceptions five years after marriage equality was established in Massachusetts.
Boston Spirit Magazine Feature on Protecting Marriage Equality in Massachusetts.
Bisexual activist Robyn Ochs tells the story of her experiences after marrying her spouse in Massachusetts.
Demographic and economic information about same-sex couples and same-sex couples raising children in New Jersey.
Groundbreaking research showing a huge increase in same-sex couples identifying themselves as "unmarried partners".
Copy of the decision in Goodridge v. Department of Public Health
A substantive listing of key Massachusetts and federal laws that accord certain protections, benefits and obligations for married couples.