Gay Marriage, DOMA And The Dramatic S...

Gay Marriage, DOMA And The Dramatic Shift In Public Opinion In One Year: Political Junkie: NPR

There are 2 comments on the story from Mar 18, 2013, titled Gay Marriage, DOMA And The Dramatic Shift In Public Opinion In One Year: Political Junkie: NPR. In it, reports that:

It is remarkable how fast the issue of same-sex marriage has moved the American public. Of course, some long-time proponents will argue the opposite, that it has taken far too long for it to gain acceptance. And they say that there is no shortage of efforts around the country to block or overturn the practice.

Join the discussion below, or

“Headed toward the cliff”

Since: Nov 07

Tawas City, Michigan

#1 Mar 18, 2013
Yep, we're finally reaching critical mass with over half the population firmly in support and the Democratic party now in near unanimous support as well.

“Equality First”

Since: Jan 09

Location hidden

#2 Mar 18, 2013
When I first got involved in the Gay Rights movement, I can't remember the subject of Marriage Equality even coming up in the discussions. Now it is about 45 years later, and we are on the brink of realizing that very thing. I cannot say it took too long. I am simply amazed at how short a time the struggle has taken to reach critical mass. Frankly, as short a time as 10 years or so ago, I was not in favor of Marriage Equality. Of course then we called it Gay Marriage. I thought at the time that it was over-reach, and that we had many other more pressing issues. Of course, since that time I have become an ardent supporter. I look forward to the day when it will no longer be an issue, and I can go to my grave being married to my husband. Life is good. And it does get better.

Tell me when this thread is updated:

Subscribe Now Add to my Tracker

Add your comments below

Characters left: 4000

Please note by submitting this form you acknowledge that you have read the Terms of Service and the comment you are posting is in compliance with such terms. Be polite. Inappropriate posts may be removed by the moderator. Send us your feedback.

Mitt Romney Discussions

Title Updated Last By Comments
News Pawlenty to Become Wall Street Lobbyist (Sep '12) 1 hr Wrinkles jr 11
News A Trump-Clinton general election poses a questi... 11 hr charlie foxtrot 13
News Analysis: Cruz names Fiorina running mate but w... Wed Three Days 1
News In America, atheists are still in the closet (Apr '12) Apr 27 Fit2Serve 50,911
News Ex-Virginia Gov. McDonnell guilty on 11 corrupt... (Sep '14) Apr 27 Miami Vice 43
News Romney: "I'll give a $1.6M reward' for Gingrich... (Jan '12) Apr 27 Divorce Attorney 19
News Cruz Again Smashes Trump in Weekend Delegate Fight Apr 26 Three Days 5
More from around the web