Many of the states’ top political leaders, including Sen. Dianne Feinstein and House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi, issued a flurry of statements urging the Supreme Court to strike down California's gay marriage ban.
A Corner Brook man discovered his truck had been vandalized, with a hateful slur left on the vehicle. Jonathan Pearce, 24, was at work Thursday morning when customers began mentioning something amiss with a truck in the parking lot. Pearce went outside to see what they were talking about.
The generation of gays and lesbians that literally created the modern LGBT movement -- from the heroes of the 1969 Stonewall riots to their slightly younger friends -- is at, or nearing, retirement age. That used to mean the beginning of an extremely difficult time in an LGBT person's life.
When Jack Baker proposed to Michael McConnell that they join their lives together as a couple, in March 1967, McConnell accepted with a condition that was utterly radical for its time: that someday they would legally marry.