Americans across the country are considering what it means to allow same-sex couples to join in civil marriage. 

Those in the African-American, Latino, and Faith-Based communities may have particular questions about what it means to them.

Visit our resource sections for community-based perspectives on why marriage matters.

African-American Community:

Why Marriage Matters to African-Americans

Asians and Pacific Islanders:

Why Marriage Matters to Asians and Pacific Islanders

Latino Community:

Why Marriage Matters to Latinos

Faith-based Communities:

Religious and Faith-based Perspectives on Marriage
Faith-based Voices for Equality