Diversity is Good Thing, and Europe is in the Lead

LGBT rights protected, legal same-sex marriage, even the option to not check the gender box. These countries get it right.

Dangerous Tipping Point: Implied Political Power and the Religious Right’s Exaggeration

Kim Davis will not win her showdown, but we would all do well to suit up for another civil liberties’ battle.

The GMP Dad’s Workshop: 3 Ways Gay Men Make Better Dads

Does the gay man’s life experience and relationship set him up in a better way to be a dad? Julian Redwood points out 3 ways in which it does.

5 Easy Steps to Staying Married Forever

Marriage is the greatest of all human experiments—so is there anything to learn about staying together in a disposable age? Jeremy McKeen explores the vows we take and what that means for humanity writ large.  — Some of you should not be married. You know who you are, possibly. It’s hard to tell unless you […]

The Day a Dad First Met His Son and Made Him Real…Forever

This is an excerpt from the Sean O’Donnell book Which One of You is the Mother? It is about the day that the son Sean imagined became real, never to leave his dad’s life again.

A Gay Dad Sounds Off on His “Religious Freedom” Facebook “Friends”

Sean O’Donnell is taking a serious look at who it is that gets to comment on his life, his loves and his family. If you don’t like it, feel free to “de-friend” him.

Marriage? Yes. The End of the Fight? No

Just because same-sex marriage is legal doesn’t mean the fight for equality is over. Not by a long shot.

When a Dad Has THE Talk About Sex, But Doesn’t Make It About “Where Babies Come From”

Gay Dad Rob Watson felt that he wanted to approach the sex talk with his sons in an alternative way. By discussing intimacy, rather than procreation, he found it was a different discussion. Here is how it went.

The Heterosexual Couple That Waited 6 Years to Marry

Jordan & Roxy, a heterosexual couple committed to a life together, refused to marry until all couples in the USA could. They only had to wait 6 years. Here is their inspiring story.

A Dad Ponders the Loss of the Independence of His Youth and Discovers His Freedom Now

Dad Sean just turned 40. He had an amazing independence when he was younger, but he would not trade what he has now to get it back. Here’s why.

A Monument to Marriage Equality

Let us celebrate the uncommon valor of those who battled to make marriage equality the law of the land.

In With the Out Crowd: Remembering My 80s Youth

Robert Burke Warren thinks about the SCOTUS ruling on marriage equality, and thinks about how it takes a village to raise a boy into a man. In his case, an East Village.

Is Obama Getting Too Much Credit For Last Week?

A lot of important events happened last week, but most of them didn’t have a whole lot to do with what President Obama did or didn’t do.

My Dear Evangelicals: Realities and Myths After Marriage Ruling

The problem with a life of privilege is that after a while, equality for all starts to look like oppression. Neil Carter breaks down the new realities of the SCOTUS ruling on marriage. — The cheerleaders for Team Evangelical have gotten everyone worked up into a lather over the 5-4 victory for supporters of marriage equality, […]

Marriage Equality Is But One Paving Stone on Path toward Social Justice

Yes, the Supreme Court’s decision was historic, but we — as a nation — have much farther to go on the path to social justice.