Manning’s Transition Spurs Conversation about Transgender Issues

Last week, after Army Pfc. Bradley Manning was sentenced to 35 years in prison for charges including violations of the Espionage Act, Manning released a statement identifying himself as Chelsea and indicating a desire to transition from male to female. Since Manning’s announcement, there has been significant media attention about transgender issues, including definitions, pronoun use, and prison accommodations. Most Americans say they have a basic understanding of the term... more

Support for Same-sex Marriage in Every State
Map: Legal Status of and Support for Same-sex Marriage in Each State
In the New York Times | Bigotry, the Bible and the Lessons of Indiana
In The Atlantic | Religious Americans Support Gay Marriage