Hoping to Retire Together in the U.S., Ginnie and Astrid Refuse to Accept their Continued DOMA Exile

Hoping to Retire Together in the U.S., Ginnie and Astrid Refuse to Accept their Continued DOMA Exile

June 10th, 2013

Astrid (right) and I met on August 31, 2007, via the UK-based Shutterchance photoblog when she first commented on my day’s image. I’m American. She’s Dutch. And we’re both photographers. At the time, I was traveling back and forth to the[...]

Michigan Mom: I Want My Son and His Fiancé To Come Home From Turkey

Michigan Mom: I Want My Son and His Fiancé To Come Home From Turkey

June 7th, 2013

I am the proud mother of two sons; Adam (age 41) and Mike (age 38). From the time they were little boys my sons were taught respect for others, the value of hard work, what it meant to love and[...]

Saturday June 8, Live Stream Roundtable Discussion with Anthony Sullivan, Pioneer of the Binational Couple Marriage Equality Movement

Saturday June 8, Live Stream Roundtable Discussion with Anthony Sullivan, Pioneer of the Binational Couple Marriage Equality Movement

June 5th, 2013

Roundtable Discussion with Anthony Sullivan Pioneer of Binational Couple Marriage Equality Movement Plaintiff in the Landmark Case, Adams vs. Howerton We are please to offer this unique opportunity to ask questions, listen, and learn from the pioneer of the movement for same-sex binational couples[...]

VIDEO: Love and Country in Portland, Oregon - Jensi & Carmen Build a Life Together for Nearly a Decade and Advocate for an End to DOMA

VIDEO: Love and Country in Portland, Oregon - Jensi & Carmen Build a Life Together for Nearly a Decade and Advocate for an End to DOMA

June 4th, 2013

Carmen and I look like opposites but 9 years ago when we, 2 transplants from afar, met in a local Portland, Oregon language exchange, we realized we had each found our other half.  In Spanish, the term is media naranja[...]

Jörn Weisbrodt and Rufus Wainwright Call For Equality for Lesbian and Gay Binational Couples

Jörn Weisbrodt and Rufus Wainwright Call For Equality for Lesbian and Gay Binational Couples

June 3rd, 2013

German-born Jörn Weisbrodt and American singer song-writer, Rufus Wainwright, speak out for the right of all lesbian and gay binational couples to live together in U.S. Rufus and Jörn were engaged in late 2010 and married in New York State on[...]

Love Story: Heather and Elfie Fight DOMA, Struggle Financially to Be Together

Love Story: Heather and Elfie Fight DOMA, Struggle Financially to Be Together

June 3rd, 2013

My name is Elfie, I am 32 and a French citizen. I met Heather (she’s 27 and a US citizen) early 2009 in a place that was completely unexpected for the both of us: Facebook. I was a fan of[...]

LIVE NOW! Workshop: Answering Questions from Binational Couples Preparing for the Post-DOMA Universe

LIVE NOW! Workshop: Answering Questions from Binational Couples Preparing for the Post-DOMA Universe

June 2nd, 2013

Live Streamed Video Workshop by Attorney Lavi Soloway In this workshop, DOMA Project co-founder, attorney Lavi Soloway, will answer questions from gay and lesbian couples. Register now to receive log in information by sending an email to [email protected] To submit question(s)[...]

Relocation from New Zealand to North Carolina, a Student Visa, Crushing Tuition Fees: Ron and Arthur Fight DOMA

Relocation from New Zealand to North Carolina, a Student Visa, Crushing Tuition Fees: Ron and Arthur Fight DOMA

May 30th, 2013

I would not be writing this story if not for DOMA. But it's not what you think. Because of DOMA, my dear friend Leif was forced to move to New Zealand to live with his partner, Morris. I traveled to visit[...]

Gonzalo and Arturo: Binational Couple in Chicago Engaged to be Married, Joins Campaign to Defeat DOMA

Gonzalo and Arturo: Binational Couple in Chicago Engaged to be Married, Joins Campaign to Defeat DOMA

May 28th, 2013

If you really want something, you have to do everything to reach your goal, or you'll only be watching others succeed. The first time I met Gonzalo in March 2011, I never thought a relationship between us would be possible; despite[...]

Together for 17 Years, Jon and Christophe are Married, Living in DOMA Exile in France

Together for 17 Years, Jon and Christophe are Married, Living in DOMA Exile in France

May 28th, 2013

I’m Jon Benfer, an American, 42 years old. In 1995 I went to the Central African Republic as a Peace Corps volunteer based in Bambari working on one of the Peace Corps’ first HIV/AIDS/STD prevention programs. In April 1996 I[...]

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