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Gay Marriage Gains Spark Backlash

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Gay Marriage Gains Spark Backlash

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Gay Marriage Gains Spark Backlash

Gay Marriage Gains Spark Backlash

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Recent gains by the movement supporting same-sex marriages have prompted a political and social backlash in parts of the country. Reports suggest that in the last six months, incidents of violence against gays have shot up by more than 30 percent over the same time last year. NPR's Tovia Smith reports.

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