Gay marriage gets seal of approval from Obama

US president's reference in his second inaugural speech offers promise for gay rights movement.

    Barack Obama made history during his second inaugural address, when he expressed his support for gay marriage.

    It is the first time a US president has mentioned homosexuality on such an occasion.

    Al Jazeera's Cath Turner takes a look at the progress of the gay rights movement in US.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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