The Changing Definition of Family
The definition of family is changing and with it comes new and sensitive challenges. With the LGBT movement on the rise, the idea that a family only consists of a married heterosexual man and woman is no longer accurate. The Supreme Court's same-sex marriage ruling has provided the means for same-sex couples to obtain joint paternal rights in America but many expensive challenges still exist for these individuals.
- Joshua Gamson, Professor of Sociology at the University of San Francisco and author of “Modern Families: Stories of Extraordinary Journeys to Kinship."
- Thomas Taneff, Adoption Attorney at Thomas Taneff CO., LPA.
This show originally aired on September 24, 2015 at 11 a.m.