Redeeming the Dream: It might also be a consistent misunderstanding between pollsters and citizens or a research bias. Between andno more than 20 per cent of Republicans believed same-sex marriages should be legally valid. A district in Tokyo began recognizing same-sex unions in ; ILGA found a year later that only 33 percent of Japanese supported same-sex marriage. A measure legalizing same-sex marriage passed the Icelandic legislature in June Activists in the international arena have focused on antiviolence and antidiscrimination campaigns rather than same-sex marriage. Archived from the original on 5 March
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This article analyzes the evolution of gay and lesbian rights and same-sex marriage in American public opinion. Table 2 provides a clear overview of this ostensible contradiction. Retrieved 23 June Retrieved 3 September
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