Marriage Equality rally image.

Include the Human Rights issues in American culture, affects of religion on beliefs of homosexual citizens not only in the US but around the globe. The successful passing of the Marriage Equality bills in states such as New York, Vermont, Connecticut, Iowa, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, District of Columbia, and the recent passing in Maryland and Washington which are still yet to take effect. Mention California’s brief legalisation of same-sex marriage in 2008.