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TAVIS SMILEY | Is Marriage a Civil Right? | PBS

Duration: 04:25

Experts discuss whether the same-sex marriage fight is a civil rights struggle reminiscent of the 1960s Civil Rights Movement. Gay couples in the United States are fighting for more than civil unions or domestic partnerships. They want the right to marry.

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Post Date: May 27, 2009