John M. Becker

Same-Sex Marriage vs. Interracial Marriage

Filed By John M. Becker | October 08, 2014 2:00 PM | comments

Filed in: Living, Marriage Equality
Tags: comics, gay marriage, graph, infographic, interracial marriage, marriage equality, public opinion, same-sex marriage

A new comic from xkcd compares and contrasts interracial marriage and same-sex marriage, in terms of public approval and legal access:

People often say that same-sex marriage now is like interracial marriage in the 60s. But in terms of public opinion, same-sex marriage now is like interracial marriage in the 90s, when it had already been legal nationwide for 30 years.

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