Older Americans’ Moral Attitudes Changing

Americans across the age spectrum are in broad agreement on the morality of a variety of societal issues, and older Americans’ views on several once taboo matters related to sexuality — such as premarital sex and gay relations — have significantly evolved. Nevertheless, young adults are far more accepting of two such matters — pornography and sexual relations — than older adults, possibly signifying an eventual cultural shift on these. [cont.]

Joy Wilke & Lydia Saad, Gallup