Monthly Archives: April 2015

  • Children like me need a voice in gay marriage debate: Column

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    USA Today 27 April 2015 My mother has been in a committed relationship with another woman for nearly 30 years. And I am the co-author of a Supreme Court amicus brief in favor of allowing...

  • Single parent kids suffer more health issues – study

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    NZ Herald 28 April 2015 Children who live with just one parent after a family break-up suffer from more problems such as headaches, stomach aches, feelings of tension and sadness than those whose parents share...

  • In Perspective: Very Few Nations have Redefined Marriage

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    Public Discourse 21 April 2015 Fewer than 9 percent of the countries belonging to the United Nations have redefined marriage to include same-sex relationships—and only one of those did so via its judiciary. A judicial...

  • When support for gay marriage gets ugly

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    The Week 21 April 2015 When a school learns that one of its alums has achieved great things, the institution will usually seek to promote those accomplishments. But there are exceptions. If it’s discovered, for...

  • Tonga to ban same sex marriage for CEDAW

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    RadioNZ 21 April 2015 Over a month ago when the cabinet announced it would ratify Convention on the Elimination of all forms of Discrimination on Women, it was greeted with anger from some community and...

  • Cohabitation may be hazardous to your health

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    MercatorNet 13 April 2015 The American College of Pediatricians recently published a paper, Cohabitation, which cautions adolescents and young adults about the negative consequences of cohabitation for both themselves and their children, and urges parents...

  • Ryan Anderson – A fresh voice on same-sex marriage

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    Washington Post 15 April 2015 Another day, another town. Ryan T. Anderson, the conservative movement’s fresh-faced, millennial, Ivy League-educated spokesman against same-sex marriage, has another busy schedule. There is an interview with conservative talk radio,...

  • Same-Sex Marriage Isn’t Good for Kids

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    Public Discourse 14 April 2015 Dear Justice Kennedy, Earlier this year I wrote you a letter, “Dear Justice Kennedy: An Open Letter from the Child of a Loving Gay Parent.” My letter has now been...

  • Meet man who lives with 2 girlfriends, plus more

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    Stuff co.nz 14 April 2015 Adam Lyons is one guy who definitely doesn’t agree with the old adage “three’s a crowd”. For the UK-born dating coach lives happily with his two girlfriends – and two...

  • My Father Was Gay. Why I Oppose Legalizing Same-Sex Marriage.

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    Daily Signal 13 April 2015 It took me decades to come to my views on same-sex “marriage” in light of my personal experiences. I did not see my father and his partners valuing, loving and...

  • Pizzeria opposed to gay ‘marriage’ given $1 million

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    Stuff co.nz 4 April 2015 A fundraiser for the owners of a pizzeria in Indiana, US, that became the target of widespread animosity after they said they wouldn’t cater a same-sex wedding reception has collected...

  • How to talk about the Indiana law with your liberal friends

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    Daily Signal 3 April 2015 Editor’s note: Amid the discussion about the religious liberty laws in Indiana and Arkansas this week, there’s been a lot of misinformation—and a lot of thoughtful concerns about what religious...

  • Religious-liberty protections promote tolerance

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    Washington Post 1 April 2015 A national firestorm has erupted over an Indiana law that, in all essentials, mirrors the legal standard protecting religious liberty in all federal courts and 31 state courts. Why? The...