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Marriage equality and tolerance towards lgbt

OK to be gay: Marriage equality and tolerance towards LGBT

Can the introduction of new legislation influence how citizens consider key social issues? This column uses the gradual rollout of same-sex relationship recognition policies throughout Europe to show how laws can shape attitudes towards sexual minorities. As marriage equality and other policies expand across the world we can be prepared to see continued improvements in attitudes towards sexual minorities in the countries involved but, conversely, anti-LGBT legislation could erode such acceptance.