Why Is Germany So Divided On Gay Rights?

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Despite overwhelming public approval, Germany still prohibits same-sex marriage. So why is the nation so behind on LGBT rights?

Learn More:
NPR: Between World Wars, Gay Culture Flourished in Berlin
http://www.npr.org/2014/12/17/371424790/between-world-wars-gay-culture-flourished-in-berlin

Pew Research Center: The Global Divide on Homosexuality
http://www.pewglobal.org/2013/06/04/the-global-divide-on-homosexuality/

The Huffington Post: Marriage Equality in Germany 'Not a Goal' for Angela Merkel
http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2015/05/27/angela-merkel-marriage-equality_n_7454090.html

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Written by: Jules Suzdaltsev
Edited by: Alex Estevez
Produced by: Cailyn Bradley, Semany Gashaw & Lauren Ellis

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