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Featured from the archive
Freedom to Marry celebration video tracks success of Roadmap to Victory
Today, Wednesday, July 15, Freedom to Marry released a new video that chronicles the path of LGBT rights to the present day, after winning a national victory for marriage.Read More
Front Page News: Newspapers nationwide cover freedom to marry ruling
Today, on almost every front page of a newspaper, from small towns in Arkansas to the biggest cities in the nation, same-sex couples are featured prominently, and headlines report…Read More
PHOTOS: The first weddings after SCOTUS brought marriage to the nation
Today, thousands of couples' lives were changed when the United States Supreme Court ruled in favor of the freedom to marry, ending marriage discrimination throughout the country.Read More
Freedom to Marry interviewed and featured the stories of hundreds of same-sex couples from every single state in the campaign to win marriage nationwide. Through these stories, we were able to demonstrate the urgent, tangible need for the freedom to marry and demonstrate the broad diversity of Americans impacted by this discrimination, allowing every demographic of American to connect with the fight for marriage.
With You Always: Letters to My Wife
As she knelt on the ground and pressed the headstone into the soft soil at Willamette National Cemetery in Portland, Oregon, Linda Campbell ran her fingers over the engraved…Read More
Iraq Veterans Build Lives in Tennessee
In May 2005, as they prepared to leave Fort Campbell military base in Kentucky for a year-long deployment in Iraq with the 101st Airborne Division, Brian Blas and Anthony Wilfert…Read More
Who We Are As Southerners
It's been a historic few weeks for the freedom to marry - but we haven't won nationwide yet.Read More
TV Ads and Online Videos
In its successful campaign to win marriage nationwide, Freedom to Marry produced dozens of online videos and TV ads to tell emotionally powerful stories of couples, families, allies, unlikely messengers to build a critical mass of public support and drive the media narrative. Select a category below to view TV ads and/or online videos.
Until We Could - Richard Blanco
January 19, 2016
Until We Could, a gorgeous video poem written by Richard Blanco, celebrates love and the freedom to marry for same-sex couples. The film is narrated by Golden Globe winning actress…
Love Wins at the Supreme Court
January 18, 2016
The U.S. Supreme Court issued a ruling overturning state bans on the freedom to marry making it possible for same-sex couples to marry across the country. For more info, visit…
By and About Evan Wolfson
Evan Wolfson was the founder and president of Freedom to Marry. In his 32 years advocating for the freedom to marry, Evan has shared his thoughts through writings, speeches, and video, as well as in the many profiles that have been written about him. Below is a collection of pieces by and about Evan.