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GSS Series

There are always some people whose ideas are considered bad or dangerous by other people. What about a man who admits that he is a homosexual? Suppose this admitted homosexual wanted to make a speech in your community. Should he be allowed to speak, or not?

Should such a person be allowed to teach in a college or university, or not?

If some people in your community suggested that a book he wrote in favor of homosexuality should be taken out of the public library, would you favor removing this book, or not?

What about sexual relations between two adults of the same sex? Do you think it is always wrong, almost always wrong, wrong only sometimes, or not wrong at all?


Gallup Series

Do you feel that homosexuality should be considered an acceptable alternative lifestyle, or not?

As you know, there has been considerable discussion in the news lately regarding the rights of homosexual men and women. In general, do you think homosexuals should or should not have equal rights in terms of job opportunities?

Do you think homosexuals should or should not be hired for each of the following occupations: Salesperson? Armed Forces? Doctors? Clergy? Elementary school teachers?

Do you think homosexual relations between consenting adults should or should not be legal?

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