Hallmark Pulls Same-Sex Ad Amidst Controversy

Hallmark took down a commercial made by the wedding planning website, Zola, due to One Million Moms' boycott.

Nataly Leiva and Stephanie Andrade

December 24, 2019

Early in the week of Dec. 16, the famous media company Hallmark Channel aired a commercial by Zola, a wedding planning company, that included a marriage of a same-sex couple. One Million Moms, a branch of the conservative American Family Association, published a petition and boycotted Zola’s commerc...

“Love Is Love”: Same Sex Marriage Is a Right

A map displaying where same sex marriage is legal in the U.S., as of June 26, 2015.

Catherine Healy, Business Manager

June 27, 2015

Closely divided at 5-4, on June 26, 2015, the Supreme Court legalized same sex marriage throughout the nation, including its territories. Various opinions are held about the court's ruling, but the majority opinion is in support of the legalization. The United States is the 21st country to legalize...

Marriage Equality in Florida

Aaron Huntsman and William Lee's dreams of getting married finally came true after same sex marriages became legal in Florida.

Jake Paz, Staff Writer

January 10, 2015

On the morning of Jan. 5 2015, the Miami-Dade County court ruled that the ban on gay marriage was unconstitutional and allowed same sex couples to marry. Marriages started as soon as 2 p.m. that same day in quick but very sentimental ceremonies. The ruling was not just for Miami-Dade county, but for the...

Same-Sex Marriage to be Legalized in Florida

Howard Simon, executive director of ACLU, expands on today's Federal Court ruling on same-sex marriage ban as unconstitutional because it violates due process and equal protection inside ACLU's Miami office.

Sabrina Ochoa, Editor-in-Chief

August 23, 2014

One of the most controversial topics of discussion has been, and always will be, same-sex marriages. On Thursday, August 21, 2014, a federal judge proclaimed that Florida's ban on same-sex marriage unconstitutional. As the issue of same-sex marriage spreads throughout the nation, state after state has changed its law...

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