A recap of the year's marriage equality wins

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A Recap Of The Year's Marriage Equality Wins

Marriage equality in the United States has made much progress in 2014. Many eloquent supreme and federal court decisions have articulated that there is no logical reason to treat gay and lesbian couples differently.

Currently, gay couples can legally wed in 35 states and the District of Columbia. Florida is likely to become the 36th state to join this group early in 2015. 2015 promises to be a big year as well, with states like Michigan, Ohio, Louisiana, Tennessee, and Kentucky working of marriage cases.

Janson Wu talks about the equality wins of 2014 and speaks to the future trajectory of gay marriage in the United States.

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A recap of the year's marriage equality wins

The economy of equality: How same-sex marriage would boost the economy: http://aol.it/1Bl7pgH

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12 powerful & anonymous LGBT coming out confessions: http://aol.it/1Bl6vAE

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Why retirement could prove challenging for LGBT baby boomers: http://aol.it/1C7IHyc (Photo: Getty)

Queer Blogger launches LGBT history campaign on YouTube: http://aol.it/1BraJXG

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Conchita Wurst on Twitter negativity and being a role model: http://aol.it/1C3O813

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Science supports gay parents: http://aol.it/1BMmmpC

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Sam Smith on coming out at age four: http://aol.it/1Bl5BEo

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Ana's Story: Transgender in Cuba: http://aol.it/1C3GvaV

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How the world of LGBT nightlife became a 'church' for outcasts: http://aol.it/1C3Hg3H

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Montana couple gives birth to rare, one in a million identical triplets: http://aol.it/1BkNE8P

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The queer dictionary: Breaking down the long list of LGBTQ terminology: http://aol.it/1ztvDAB

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New protection for trans-employees: http://aol.it/1AQqcQy 

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The biggest LGBT news, wins & stories of the 2014: http://aol.it/1C3FrDQ

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From 'Transparent' to Tim Cook, 2014's best LGBTQ media stories: http://aol.it/1C3DJlS

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Ways 2014 was the biggest year in transgender history: http://aol.it/1BkVVcX

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Air Force Secretary supports lifting transgender ban: http://aol.it/1Bl3EYF

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University's transgender students can now use preferred name on ID cards: http://aol.it/1Bl45lx

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Uganda's anti-gay laws get tougher: http://aol.it/1Bl9GIx

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Emotional testimony from transgender high school athlete: http://aol.it/1C3OIMh

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Student comes out as transgender in front of his entire class: http://aol.it/1C3RalR
Jeffrey Tambor dedicates his Golden Globe win to the transgender community: http://aol.it/1BldIAN
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