Our organization is called Unmarried Equality for good reason. Those two words should go together. Only they don’t. If you are unmarried, you are unequal. Unequal under the law, unequal in the workplace, unequal in the marketplace, and unequal in everyday life.
[This is the fifth in my new series of monthly columns. The views expressed here are my own and not the official positions of Unmarried Equality.] When advocates for same-sex marriage tried to make their case, there was one obstacle they did not often face – they did not have to persuade many people that […]
[This is the fourth in my new series of monthly columns. The views expressed here are my own and not the official positions of Unmarried Equality.] Now that the Supreme Court, in Obergefell v. Hodges, has made same-sex marriage legal across the land, one of the most popular questions has been, “What’s next?” I think […]
[This is the third in my new series of monthly columns. The views expressed here are my own and not the official positions of Unmarried Equality.] “Unmarried Equality (UE) advocates for equality and fairness for unmarried people, including people who are single, choose not to marry, cannot marry, or live together before marriage.” That’s the […]
New Monthly blog from Bella DePaulo. Bella DePaulo (PhD, Harvard), a long-time member of Unmarried Equality, is the author of Singled Out: How Singles Are Stereotyped, Stigmatized, and Ignored, and Still Live Happily Ever After and the forthcoming How We Live Now: Redefining Home and Family in the 21st Century. She writes the “Living Single” […]
Anyone in the Los Angeles, CA area, please join us on Sunday, January 11th, 2015 in West Hollywood from 1-4 PM to support a wonderful new nationwide Singles’ movement. For more information, copy this link into your browser: http://nationalsinglesday.us/singles-day-2015/singles-day-2015-weho/
Sept 21-27 is Unmarried and Single Americans Week, as recognized by the Census Bureau: http://www.census.gov/newsroom/facts-for-features/2014/cb14-ff21.html
Unmarried Equality’s Board of Directors would like to thank Ann Schranz, Immediate Past Chair of the Board, for her faithful service to the organization’s mission and values since her term began in November 2009. Ann’s dedication and commitment to promoting UE over the last several years has been nothing short of incredible, […]