Part 1: Andrew Solomon: Out of the Closet, Under the Altar
(originally broadcast August 12, 2013)
Views on gay marriage are clearly changing, the “why” and “if” are slowly being replaced by “why not” and “when.” Behind this shift, how are views of what it means to be gay changing? Are we moving from condemnation to tolerance and finally to acceptance? Author Andrew Solomon sits down with Steve Paikin to discuss this shift and the possibility of gay marriage.
Part 2: Andrew Solomon: Being Gay in the 21st Century
(originally broadcast August 13, 2013)
As views on gay marriage change, how will this affect what it means to be gay in the 21st century? Author Andrew Solomon sits down with Steve Paikin to discuss the notion of gay identity and how much it could change in the future.