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Americans Are Still Divided Over Gay Marriage After Supreme Court Decision

AP | Sam Levine | Posted 07.18.2015 | Politics

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A Record Number Of Voters Support Gay Marriage, New Poll Finds

The Huffington Post | Sam Levine | Posted 03.14.2015 | Politics

While more than 70 percent of U.S. states now allow same-sex marriage, the waves of change have yet to reach America's far-flung and socially conserva...

Support For Gay Marriage Is Piling On From All Directions -- Including From Conservative Christians

Religion News Service | Cathy Lynn Grossman | Posted 03.06.2015 | Religion

WASHINGTON (RNS) As the Supreme Court readies to hear a group of cases that could make same-sex marriage legal from coast to coast, support for allowi...

A Surprise Dip In Support For Gay Marriage Nationwide

Reuters | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices

Sept 22 (Reuters) - Support for gay marriage among Americans has dipped slightly below 50 percent, the Pew Research Center found in a survey release...

Could Support For Gay Marriage Be Leveling Off Nationwide?

The Huffington Post | Curtis M. Wong | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices

Could national support for same-sex marriage be leveling off after years of being on the upswing? The Associated Press is reporting that a newly-re...

Gay Marriage Support Hits All-Time High, But Misconceptions Remain

Reuters | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices

(Adds comment from pollster, paragraphs 4,5) WASHINGTON, Feb 26 (Reuters) - Support for gay marriage has surged in the United States i...

Catholic Leaders: Gay Marriage Supporters Should Skip Communion

Posted 04.09.2013 | Detroit

Catholic Archbishop Allen H. Vigneron of Detroit said on Sunday that Catholics who support gay marriage yet take the sacrament of Communion are contra...

Gay Marriage Support Grows In All 50 States, Poll Finds

Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices

Support for same-sex marriage has grown across all 50 U.S. states over the past eight years, a new report has found. Published by the UCLA's Willi...

The Day My Boss Came Out For Gay Marriage

Jay Robaidek | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices
Jay Robaidek

Sen. Russ Feingold's statement in Paddock Lake occurred the same year as a vote by the citizens of Wisconsin to change the state constitution to define marriage strictly as between a man and a woman. That November the change would easily be passed in Wisconsin to no one's surprise.

Emily Swanson

Polls Show Big Reason For Shift In Gay Marriage Support | Emily Swanson | Posted 03.21.2013 | Politics

Last week, Sen. Rob Portman (R-Ohio) announced he supports gay marriage after years of opposing it, saying he changed his mind after his son came out ...

LGBT Americans Produce Groundswell Of Support For Marriage Equality In Advance Of Supreme Court Rulings (VIDEO)

Brynn Gelbard | Posted 03.20.2013 | Queer Voices
Brynn Gelbard

LGBT families are standing up and challenging everyone to see their humanity. By reaching out to our neighbors, families, co-workers, fellow congregants, employers and friends, and by living open and honest lives, we have changed the hearts and minds of more than 100 million Americans.

Poll: Gay Marriage Support Hits New High

The Huffington Post | Ariel Edwards-Levy | Posted 03.19.2013 | Politics

A record high 58 percent of Americans believe gay marriage should be legal, according to a Washington Post/ABC News poll released Monday. The resul...

POLL: California Overwhelmingly Supports Gay Marriage

AP | Posted 02.28.2013 | San Francisco

SAN FRANCISCO -- A new poll shows that a record 61 percent of Californians now approve of allowing same-sex couples to marry. The Field Poll found 78...

Huge Companies Take Stand In Support Of Gay Marriage

Reuters | Posted 04.28.2013 | Business

By Lawrence Hurley WASHINGTON, Feb 26 (Reuters) - Some U.S. business interests intend to signal support for gay marriage by signing on...

Research Links Watching Porn To Supporting Gay Marriage

The Huffington Post | Tyler Kingkade | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices

New research published in the peer-reviewed academic journal Communication Research found that watching pornography, at least among straight men, link...

POLL: Majority Of Americans Support Gay Marriage

The Huffington Post | Sara Gates | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices

After recent wins in Maryland, Maine and Washington, gay marriage is also getting support from a majority of Americans nationwide. According to a ...

Name Your Poison: Gay Marriage or Global Warming?

Byron Kennard | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices
Byron Kennard

Gays "stole the march" on intolerance by using mass media and pop culture to build public support for gay marriage. Shows like Modern Family and Glee subversively undermine homophobia with comedy.

Gay Marriage Advocates Fight Back In Maine

AP | DAVID SHARP | Posted 08.30.2011 | Politics

LEWISTON, Maine — Gay marriage supporters began laying the groundwork Thursday for another referendum on the issue, hoping to build on momentum ...

New survey Shows Rising Support For Civil Unions

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

NEW YORK — An increasing majority of Americans favors allowing same-sex couples to obtain most of the same rights as married straight couples, b...

ABC/WaPo Poll: For First Time, More Americans Back Gay Marriage Than Not

ABC News | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Support for gay marriage, legalizing illegal immigrants and decriminalizing marijuana all are at new highs. Three-quarters of Americans favor federal ...