The Monkey Cage: Gay Rights


Posted at 11:41 AM ET, 03/28/2014

Will an organization receiving U.S. government funds get away with discriminatory hiring practices?

World Vision U.S. reverses surprisingly progressive move to begin hiring gay Christians in legal same-sex marriages.

By Kim Yi Dionne  |  11:41 AM ET, 03/28/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Gay Rights

Posted at 08:00 AM ET, 03/14/2014

Support for same-sex marriage is increasing faster than ever before

Polling data from the last year show an accelerating trend in favor of same-sex marriage.

By Andrew Flores  |  08:00 AM ET, 03/14/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Gay Rights

Posted at 02:37 PM ET, 03/01/2014

How big business got behind gay rights

A new book describes why businesses took progressive positions on gay rights long before many politicians.

By John Sides  |  02:37 PM ET, 03/01/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Gay rights

Posted at 11:00 AM ET, 12/11/2013

The recriminalization of homosexuality in India and the potential for broader backlash

Do the recriminalization of homosexuality in India and Russia’s anti-gay laws suggest a broader backlash against gays across the globe?

By Erik Voeten  |  11:00 AM ET, 12/11/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Gay rights, India

Posted at 03:55 PM ET, 11/20/2013

Polls say ENDA has majority support in every congressional district

And there’s a nifty interactive district-by-district map.

By Andrew Gelman  |  03:55 PM ET, 11/20/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Congress, ENDA, Gay rights, MRP

Posted at 10:02 AM ET, 11/03/2013

Memo to Senate Republicans: Your constituents want you to vote for ENDA

If senators listened to their constituents, the Employment Nondiscrimination Act would pass overwhelmingly.

By Jeff Lax and Justin Phillips  |  10:02 AM ET, 11/03/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Employment Nondiscrimination Act, Gay rights, public opinion, Senate