Equality and same-sex rights are becoming a more vocal concern in today’s society. Due to laws continuing to be reviewed and new ones coming into play, its time to update the infographic about same-sex marriage. The timeline depicted in the infographic documents the LGBT community’s battle for equal rights and the advances made to this present day.
As always many critical factoids did not make the final cut but with these new laws comes major evolutions in same-sex marriage. As many may know the first state to legalize gay marriage was Massachusetts in 2004. This legalization paved the way for same-sex couples and it is now legal to wed in 10 states within America.
In current times the U.S Supreme Court has attracted plenty of attention by supporting the movement for equality, giving hope to same-sex couples around the world. Even though inequality still exists in this chaotic world in which we live, it is important to remember to stand up for what you believe in even if it means standing alone.