Gay & Lesbian Issues

Attitudes on Same-sex Marriage by Religious Affiliation and Denominational Family

[04.22.2015]

Ahead of arguments for the SCOTUS same-sex marriage case taking place next week, PRRI takes a look at support for same-sex marriage by religious affilliation.

Map: Legal Status of and Support for Same-sex Marriage in Each State

[04.21.2015]

Data from PRRI’s American Values Atlas shows how support for same-sex marriage looks different depending on the legal status of same-sex marriage in all 50 states.

Watch PRRI CEO Robert P. Jones on HuffPost Live

[04.03.2015]

In the midst of a national conversation on Indiana and Arkansas’ religious freedom bills, Jones discusses millennial attitudes on homosexuality, same-sex marriage, and other LGBT issues with HuffPost Live host Josh Zepps.

Eight in Ten Americans Oppose Allowing Small Business Owners to Refuse Service to Gays, Lesbians on Religious Grounds

[04.01.2015]

Eight in Ten Americans Oppose Allowing Small Business Owners to Refuse to Serve Gay People on Religious Grounds

Morning Buzz | Reform Judaism Welcomes First Lesbian Leader

[03.17.2015]

In today’s buzz, gay groups march in Boston’s St. Patrick’s Day parade for first time ever and—for another first—US Reform Jewish Rabbis install lesbian leader.

Morning Buzz | Utah Lawmakers Pass LGBT Anti-Discrimination Bill

[03.13.2015]

In today’s buzz, American Baptist College president speaks out against homophobia and Pope Francis removes Minnesota priest who molested boys from priesthood.

State of the States on Same-sex Marriage

[02.11.2015]

Using new data from the PRRI American Values Atlas, we’re now able to see how each separate state feels about same-sex marriage.

Morning Buzz | Activist L.A. Priest Leaves Catholic Church Over Views on Gays, Lesbians

[01.26.2015]

In today’s buzz, Americans lie about their piety and “sins,” plus Huckabee mocks climate change and mindfulness seeps into the criminal justice system.

Morning Buzz | What’s God got to do with football devotion? Plenty.

[01.23.2015]

In today’s buzz, 1-in-4 believe there’s a “12th man” on the field, the country embraces gay athletes, and the NYT explains Pope Francis’ remarks on climate change.

Morning Buzz | D.C. Council Unanimously Bans Gay-Conversion Therapy For Minors

[12.04.2014]

In today’s buzz, race may impact a person’s concern about climate change, SCOTUS may be becoming wary of the death penalty, and your opinions may not be based on facts.