Jul 11, Accepted December 23, Still, except for the Czech Republic, in none of the countries surveyed do a majority of college-educated adults favor allowing gay and lesbian couples to marry legally. Politics August 30, Interactives Nov 20,
It remains to be seen when other states will follow suit, but the results of this literature review strongly suggest that the legal and social recognition of same-sex marriage are likely to impart more than just symbolic support for the gay community.
Gay Marriage and Homosexuality
Pew Research Center June 30, Reports in the medical and social science literature suggest that legal and social recognition of same-sex marriage has had positive effects on the health status of this at-risk community. Politics June 26, For example, those who see their culture as superior are more likely to agree that men should be given employment preference over women when jobs are scarce. She nodded in the direction of the boy who had used the slur, and I shook my head at the woman I presumed was his mother. Two years after the Supreme Court decision that required states to recognize same-sex marriages nationwide, support for allowing gays and lesbians to marry legally is at its highest point in over 20 years of Pew Research Center polling on the issue. On balance, men are more likely than women to hold traditional views on gender roles.