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Gabrielle Emanuel. Julie Goodridge left and Hillary Goodridge were the face of the movement to legalize same-sex marriage in Massachusetts. They got married on May 17,just hours after that state became the first in America to allow same-sex marriage.
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Granting legal marriage rights to gays and lesbians would threaten the stability of the family, a pillar of our society. Granting legal marriage rights under the law must extend to gays and lesbians to ensure that all citizens enjoy full human rights. Should society encourage traditional values and traditional forms of family life?
The Controversy of Gay Parenting Gay parenting is an issue that affects a great number of people worldwide. Although the number is a minority, the issue still causes heated debate. People who are in favor of Gay, Lesbian, and Bi-Sexual parenting rights claim that as long as there is a commitment to parenthood then successful parenting is achievable as a homosexual or bi-sexual.
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Pope Benedict has used the beginning of the Christmas period to ramp up his assault on gay marriage, stating that the very foundations of the family were threatened by same sex partnerships. In his annual Christmas address to Vatican officials — one of the most important speeches of the year — he decried moves to allow same sex couples to marry and indicated that the Vatican would be willing to forge an alliance with those faiths who are also opposed to equal marriage rights. You can find our Community Guidelines in full here.
The requested article has expired, and is no longer available. Any related articles, and user comments are shown below. I used to not care about what people do concerning their own lives--I still don't--but this constant beating over the head with gay agenda is slowly eroding my sympathy and support for the lgbt?????????????????????????? The Japanese Constitution needs to be updated to include extending equal rights to all who wish to marry.
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This is a guest post by Sam Riviera. Most newsmen know that politicians and corporations love to release bad news on a big news day, when other news will overshadow their bad news. Likewise, endless discussions of the evils of gay marriage are a convenient mechanism for diverting attention away from the greatest threats to our families.