Since the first marriage lawsuit for same-sex couples in 1970, the ACLU has been at the forefront of both legal and public education efforts to secure relationship.
After decades of hard work and tireless commitment from supporters and advocates, same-sex couples across America now have the freedom to marry.
Same-sex couples now have the freedom to marry in all 50 states; 31In 31 states there are no explicit employment protections for transgender people.
The struggle of LGBT (lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender) people for equal rights has they are gay or lesbian, and gay people are denied the right to marry . Civil Liberties Union established a national Lesbian and Gay Rights Project.