How to File Taxes as a Same-Sex Couple

How to File Taxes as a Same-Sex Couple

  Credit Karma Tax, a personal finance site, polled around 150 users in March of this year to gauge their tax-savvy status, particularly in regards to how and what to file. The results showed a depth of ignorance that needs to be addressed in the queer community....
Alabama Senator Wants to Axe Marriage Licenses

Alabama Senator Wants to Axe Marriage Licenses

  Alabama’s District 22 Senator Greg Albritton is watching four years of work come to fruition, and no one is quite sure how to feel about it. His bill, which was approved in the state Senate last week by a 19-1 vote, is a new way for the state to recognize...
Supreme Court to Hear Same-Sex Marriage Cases

Supreme Court to Hear Same-Sex Marriage Cases

The United States Supreme Court has agreed to review two cases revolving around bans on same-sex marriage. California’s Proposition 8 will be heard, as will the federal Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA). Chances are that, whatever the Court’s decision on these cases, it...

Faith and Same-Sex Marriage

Same-sex marriage advocates found an unlikely but strong ally in this year’s measures in Washington, Maine, Maryland, and Minnesota. People of faith have previously been pigeonholed as adamant opponents to same-sex marriage, as faith institutions by and large have...