Resources Related to Non-Gay Allies

Latino Support for the Freedom to Marry

Recent public opinion data show that Latinos – especially Latino Catholics – widely favor the freedom to marry, both nationwide and in key states.

Speech: Is the Freedom to Marry Inevitable?

In celebration of Martin Luther King, Jr. Day, Freedom to Marry President Evan Wolfson was invited to the University of Michigan Law School to deliver a keynote address on the struggle for civil rights in the context of marriage for same-sex couples.

New Poll Finds Majority Support for the Freedom to Marry in Rhode Island

A poll released by the Rhode Island Marriage Coalition (RIMC) found a majority of Rhode Island voters support the freedom to marry.

Frequently Asked Questions About Marriage Recognition for Same-Sex Couples in Maryland

Lambda Legal, American Civil Liberties Union of Maryland, the National Center for Lesbian Rights, Equality Maryland, and the American Civil Liberties Union: Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) Guide for same-sex couples in Maryland who married out of state.

Moving the Middle on Marriage:  Lessons from Maine and Washington

If advocates can successfully tap into the true spirit of marriage and convince the middle that gay couples want to get married for the same reasons that straight couples do, we think we will be able to address the middle’s remaining concerns and help move that group, and the country, more quickly towards support for marriage.

Safe Space Kit

A GLSEN guide to being an ally and creating safe spaces for LGBT students.

Why People with Disabilities Should Support the Right of Gays and Lesbians to Marry

Paper paralleling the discrimination faced by both LGBT and people with disabilities, highlighting why people with disabilities should support the freedom to marry.

American Psychoanalytic Association Position Statement in Support of Marriage Equality

American Psychoanalytic Association position statement in support of the legal recognition of civil marriage for same-sex couples.

Tolerance for Gay Rights at High-Water Mark

Gallup Poll overview showing public opinion growing in support of the freedom to marry.

Julian Bond on the freedom to marry

Julian Bond addressing the National Gay & Lesbian Task Force in support of the freedom to marry.