Retrieved September 6, Democratic Baby Boomers. Why do the majority of Americans believe that the moral tone of the nation is worsening? The Story of the Struggle. Chile and Ecuador allow same-sex civil unions.
Just two decades ago, only 27 per cent of Americans backed gay marriage, while 68 per cent opposed it.
Views Read Edit View history. Hungary and the Czech Republic, however, do recognize same-sex partnerships; ina Budapest court ruled that same-sex marriages performed abroad must be recognized as partnerships. Brown, Alyssa. Commonly, these highs in support for gay and lesbian rights are considered proof of the shifting moral attitudes of Americans and it is widely believed that young people are more liberal than adults when it comes to social norms Blow.