Race and the Same-Sex Marriage Divide

When it comes to same-sex marriage, one might expect black Americans to be on board–if it’s a civil rights question, why shouldn’t they be? Marcus Anthony Hunter looks at some of the tangled past behind blacks’ reluctance to accept gay marriage.

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Check out Marcus Hunter’s article in Sexuality Research and Social Policy: All the Gays are White and all the Blacks are Straight: Black Gay Men, Identity, and Community.