One of the biggest changes concerns attitudes toward the rights of homosexual couples. The results also show we are now more positive about unmarried couples living together and women raising children as single parents. But why has a shift toward less traditional viewpoints occurred when conservative and right-wing political groups seem to be growing across the world? While it is impossible to definitively explain broad attitudinal shifts, a few factors can help make sense of them.
Should Gay Marriage Be Legal?
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Prior to their decision, same-sex marriage was already legal in 37 states and Washington DC, but was banned in the remaining Proponents of legal gay marriage contend that gay marriage bans are discriminatory and unconstitutional, and that same-sex couples should have access to all the benefits enjoyed by different-sex couples. Opponents contend that marriage has traditionally been defined as being between one man and one woman, and that marriage is primarily for procreation. Read more background…. Did You Know? On May 17, , the first legal gay marriage in the United States was performed in Cambridge, MA between Tanya McCloskey, a massage therapist, and Marcia Kadish, an employment manager at an engineering firm.
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