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    • Freedom to Marry, or Freedom to Spin? - 05 Oct 2012
      posted in Contributor & Culture & Marriage & Family

      Four Talking Points to Expose a Common Myth 1. Are homosexuals being denied the freedom to marry? The simple answer is NO. Unless the object of one’s affection is a close relative, someone else’s spouse, or a young teen, law gives homosexuals the privilege of marrying another person right now. [...]

    • What’s missing from pro-gay marriage TV ads? Gays - 27 Sep 2012
      posted in Culture & Marriage & Family

      MINNEAPOLIS — In one TV ad, a husband and wife talk fondly of a lesbian couple who moved into their neighborhood. In another, a married couple speaks of wanting fair treatment for their lesbian daughter. A third features a pastor talking supportively about gay unions. Each of these ads ran [...]

    • Tim Kaine: ‘I Would Be Fine’ With Homosexual Marriage - 25 Sep 2012
      posted in Culture & Politics & Government

      Former Virginia Governor and current Democratic Senate candidate Tim Kaine said he would “be fine” with state legislatures changing the definition of marriage to include gay couples during a debate on Sept. 20. Kaine, in a tight race with former Republican Senator and Governor George Allen, said that “everybody” should [...]

    • WND: The Gay-Activist Science Deniers - 04 Sep 2012
      posted in Culture & Life & Marriage & Family

      Woe to any scientist with an interest in objectively researching and reporting on “LGBT”-related issues. If your findings fail the left’s socio-political “butterflies-and-rainbows” litmus test, the “progressive” establishment will try to destroy you – guaranteed. Thus, on these matters, honest scientific inquiry will require courage. Kansas State University, July 2010: [...]

    • Roman Catholic bishop: ‘marriage older than the state’ - 19 Oct 2011
      posted in Church & State & Marriage & Family

      The family and marriage “existed before the state”, a Roman Catholic bishop has said as he criticised Scottish Government moves to consider redefining marriage. Motherwell Bishop Joseph Devine warned that governments cannot “rewrite human nature”. His comments chime with RC Bishop Thomas McMahon who warned that redefining marriage would change [...]

    • Minn. ballot question donors face state regulation - 05 Oct 2011
      posted in Church & State & Marriage & Family & Politics & Government & States

      The state board that regulates political spending in Minnesota finalized new reporting guidelines Tuesday for private donations to ballot measure campaigns, a decision with implications for next year’s statewide vote on a gay marriage amendment. The state’s Campaign Finance and Public Disclosure Board approved a new “statement of guidance” on [...]

    • Rights Collide as Town Clerk Sidesteps Role in Gay Marriages - 28 Sep 2011
      posted in Culture & Marriage & Family & States

      LEDYARD, N.Y. — Rose Marie Belforti is a 57-year-old cheese maker, the elected town clerk in this sprawling Finger Lakes farming community and a self-described Bible-believing Christian. She believes that God has condemned homosexuality as a sin, so she does not want to sign same-sex marriage licenses; instead, she has [...]

    • National Petition calls for Bert & Ernie to wed - 22 Aug 2011
      posted in Issues & Marriage & Family & National

      NEW YORK — An online petition calling for the nuptials of Muppet flat-mates Bert and Ernie has sparked comment, controversy and lots of tweets. But don’t bet on wedding bells to ring. Chicago resident Lair Scott, who posted the petition, is seeking matrimony for the “Sesame Street” chums as a [...]