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Need to Know, January 13, 2012: Sexual politics


This week, Need to Know explores how the Republican candidates’ opposition to gay marriage will affect the outcome of the nomination fight and the general election. Correspondent Mona Iskander goes to Minneapolis to look at a program designed to provide shelter for homeless LGBT youth. We also speak to David Brody of the Christian Broadcasting Network, and New York City Council Speaker Christine Quinn offers her take on attaining LGBT equality. Maria Hinojosa hosts.

Watch the individual segments:

Homeless LGBT youth

Need to Know correspondent Mona Iskander reports from Minneapolis about a model program designed to rescue gay teens who have been rejected by their families and become homeless.

Interview: David Brody

Host Maria Hinojosa interviews David Brody of the Christian Broadcasting Network.

Fixing America: Christine Quinn

Christine Quinn, speaker of the New York City Council, offers her ideas about how gays can achieve equality.

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