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WSJ/NBC News poll: Majority of Americans support gay marriage
In a new Wall Street Journal/NBC News poll, 51% of Americans said they favor allowing same-sex marriages, up from 30% in 2004 and 41% just three years ago.
The Wall Street Journal reports that some of the sharpest swings in acceptance come among African-Americans and suburbanites.

In 2009, less than a third of blacks and 37% of Americans living in the suburbs said they approved of gay marriage. A majority of both of those groups now favor the unions.

WSJ/NBC News poll: Majority of Americans support gay marriage

In a new Wall Street Journal/NBC News poll, 51% of Americans said they favor allowing same-sex marriages, up from 30% in 2004 and 41% just three years ago.

The Wall Street Journal reports that some of the sharpest swings in acceptance come among African-Americans and suburbanites.

In 2009, less than a third of blacks and 37% of Americans living in the suburbs said they approved of gay marriage. A majority of both of those groups now favor the unions.

New Banksy graffiti appears on London street

The Telegraph: A new piece of street art purporting to be from the elusive graffiti artist Banksy has appeared on a London street. The stencil of a small boy sewing Union Jack bunting is being interpreted as comment on the Queen’s impending Diamond Jubilee celebrations.

Photo: Richard McKeever via telegraph.co.uk