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How do you feel about marriage equality? For? Against? Why?


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Best Answer Lisa Vollrath (lisavollrath) says

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    Travis Wakeman 13 months ago

    But it isn't about marriage "equality". It's about the definition of marriage. "Marriage equality" is just a sound bite that muddies the waters. If the institution is being eroded then it is people's business.


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Aime (Aime F) says

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    Travis Wakeman 13 months ago

    APA study refuted: http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S...

    Great source: http://www.familystructurestudies.com/articles/


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Peter Alexander (Peter Grujic) says

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    Travis Wakeman 12 months ago

    The problem is that the types of relationships you are endorsing are not the types of relationships that human beings are built for. Christ Himself affirms marriage as being between a man and a woman. That's the hard truth.


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aliasis says

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    Travis Wakeman 13 months ago

    Why shouldn't marriage be between three or more consenting adults? I'm sure that some sort of legal framework could be hammered out. It has been before.


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    IslandBites 12 months ago

    Agree,100%!!!


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    bradmasterOCcal 13 months ago

    This is a case where the buffalo is humping you.


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    nicomp really (nicomp) 12 months ago

    Have you ever noticed how activists trot out the word 'homophobe' to oppress and intimidate whoever disagrees with them?


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Adam Metcalf (Conic11) says

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    nicomp really (nicomp) 12 months ago

    Adam are you ok with 100 people getting married? How about 100 people, a 1986 Chrysler Lebaron, and a sparrow?


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  • Commander Timmy 12 months ago

    Well even the romance your comparing too is highly flawed.

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    Jacqui (jlpark) 12 months ago

    I'm not sure it's completely erasing, because a trans man + his cis male partner can marry, as well as many other combinations. The requirement of gender even if it's the same could be the erasing issue if you are gender neutral, thinking abt it.

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    Justin Earick 12 months ago

    Evolution of marriage/relations is constant, often by bible thumpers. Eve w Cain/Abel. Abraham w Sarah & Hagar. David w Bathsheba (sans Uriah). Solomon & his thousand wives/concubines. Dowries, arranged marriages. Xtians love relational redef


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    nicomp really (nicomp) 12 months ago

    We had marriage equality. The same laws applied to everyone equally. No one was discriminated against.

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    Aime (Aime F) 12 months ago

    Wouldn't it be GREAT if there didn't have to be a big hoopla? But unfortunately for every person that is tolerant there's another who isn't and doesn't even pretend to be that will keep clawing at these issues in attempts to drag them down.


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  • SonOfSkyrim201 12 months ago

    Yeah like you see someone about to get murdered you're like: Not my problem! Is that what you're saying


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    Travis Wakeman 12 months ago

    Except Christ did affirm that marriage is between a man and a woman. Christ also didn't speak against abortion, does that mean that he therefore was for it?


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    aliasis 13 months ago

    "Marriage" has never had one clear definition in history. In fact, historically, (including biblical myth) marriage WAS polygamy - one man, several wives. Changing definitions is okay - "citizen" used to only be white men. We redefined it. :)


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    Travis Wakeman 12 months ago

    So you would bring back harems of women for NFL players? That seems like the way forward?

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    Aime (Aime F) 13 months ago

    Reeeeally? You made a jump from changing the legal definition of marriage to a complete language collapse? I mean, A+ for creativity I guess. Haven't heard that one before! Always finding new ways to justify discrimination. *sarcastic thumbs up*


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    Kylyssa Shay (Kylyssa) 12 months ago

    Your solution makes some sense but it wouldn't please the anti-equality people because plenty of churches have been marrying same sex couples without legal approval for decades. The anti-equality crowd wants gays to be unable to marry in any fashion.


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    Mariam (Mariasha) 12 months ago

    Heterosexual marriage


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Michael McNabb (MichaelMcNabb) says

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    Aime (Aime F) 13 months ago

    When your beliefs infringe on other people's rights to equality then yes, I hope people deprive you of those beliefs being translated to laws.

    YOUR religion should not dictate how OTHER people live their lives.


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    Aime (Aime F) 12 months ago

    "Their equality infringes on my right to infringe on their rights" is basically what you just said. Which is pretty funny.

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