June 27, 2011 Today on Talk of the Nation, NPR's Rob Gifford reflects on ten years in China, the gay marriage decision in New York, Sophia Nelson debunks myths about successful black women, and NPR's Linda Holmes warns culture junkies they'll never be able to get to it all.
June 9, 2011 The millennial generation supports gay marriage. And the same group also supports abortion rights, but is conflicted in doing so. Overlapping majorities of respondents to a new poll described themselves as both "pro-choice" and "pro-life."
The dark line shows support for same-sex marriage.
May 20, 2011 The polling organization has been asking about the issue since 1996. While support has now edged above 50 percent, Gallup says the issue remains highly divisive — with older Americans and Republicans more likely to be opposed.
October 11, 2010 The Republican nominee for New York governor created another controversy with his anti-gay comments. He derided his Democratic opponent, Andrew Cuomo, for not only attending the gay pride march but for taking his daughters as well.
September 16, 2010 A Tea Party tug of war has raised the question, is the movement about fiscal or social issues.
August 2, 2010 After his partner of 32 years died, Bill Bowersock stopped receiving Social Security because on paper, their relationship doesn't count.
December 24, 2009 Talk of the Nation host Neal Conan recently interviewed two men representing different sides of the same-sex marriage debate. At the end of the show, he congratulated the man who crafted a referendum to defeat gay marriage in Maine but didn't offe...
October 24, 2008 If the day is stressful, then go with the flow, until you find a laugh around the bend. We did it today.
June 16, 2008 As California prepares for the first legal gay marriages in the state, a battle grows between those who say they support equal rights and those who say they support religious freedom.
<iframe src="http://www.npr.org/player/embed/91554072/91554982" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no">
NPR thanks our sponsors
Become an NPR sponsor