Could President Barack Obama's affirmation of same-sex marriage lead to an uptick of violence against homosexuals? To this point, it's still unclear. (credit: Sara D. Davis/Getty Images)

Expert: People Could Use Obama’s Stance As ‘Justification’ For Anti-Gay Violence

Though political pundits believe the president’s support of gay marriage will not have a significant role in November’s general election, there remains uncertainty as to how the president’s affirmation will play out socially among parts of the population that remain opposed to homosexuality and the violent acts against homosexuals that could result from it.