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Sanctity of Marriage

Let Me Answer Your Questions, Justice Roy Moore

Domenick Scudera | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices
Domenick Scudera

Maybe it is futile to try to explain this to Justice Moore. Would he ever be able to understand that someone who is bisexual is capable of monogamy? Or that gender identity is not linked to sexual orientation? Or that incest is not the same thing as homosexuality? Trying to explain these concepts to Roy Moore is like explaining string theory to a clam.

In Alabama, It's The 1960s All Over Again

Brian Joyce | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices
Brian Joyce

For the state of Alabama, or any other state, to deny gay couples the equal protection of its laws simply because they're gay is not only wrong and immoral, it's arbitrary, illegal and unconstitutional. It's as simple as that.

Gay Marriage Approved! Society Unravels!

Rick Horowitz | Posted 12.11.2014 | Politics
Rick Horowitz

The scary signs are everywhere. (If you know where to look...)...

Exploring History Tells Us About Marital Traditions

Byron Williams | Posted 06.11.2013 | Religion
Byron Williams

Clearly, marriage has evolved since the days when the Old Testament prophets walked the earth: 5,000 years ago, the dissolution of a marriage could result in the perception that a woman could not bear children, and it's been nearly 50 years since marriage was premised on procreation.

A Visit With Filmmaker Jerry Ross Barrish

DeWitt Cheng | Posted 09.25.2012 | San Francisco
DeWitt Cheng

If "San Francisco liberal" is a term of scorn that red-meat conservatives enjoy tossing around during election years in order to rally red-state votes, there are times when one is especially proud to claim the blue-state badge of honor.

They Should Be Married

Amelia | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices

They talk about a future that may one day include children. And it only takes about three minutes in their company to see that they are absolutely and completely in love. But they can't be married, and it bothers them.

The Down-Low On Marriage

Annabelle Gurwitch | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Annabelle Gurwitch

It's something of an irony that we're so focused on marriage equality, as getting shacked up is becoming obsolete in the U.S. It's like announcing improvements are being made to the rotary phone.

The Church Should Stay Out Of The Marriage Business

Tony Jones | Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion
Tony Jones

What a strange thing it is in our culture that clergy, who would otherwise proudly proclaim their independence from the government, regularly act as agents of the state at wedding ceremonies.

Christian Innkeepers Found Guilty For Turning Away Gay Couple

Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion

By Al Webb Religion News Service LONDON (RNS) Two Christian innkeepers have been convicted of sexual discrimination for refusing to allow a gay coupl...

Why Britney Won't Supply the Next Great Love Story -- But Gay Marriage Will

Wes Isley | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Wes Isley

If those who supported Prop 8 truly want to protect marriage, then they need to do something about the Britneys of the world, those... who rush into marriage or marry for all the wrong reasons.

How to Fix Orthodox Jewish Dating

Rabbi Shmuley Boteach | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Rabbi Shmuley Boteach

In the religious world where dating is often dependent on third parties making introductions, young men and women are at the mercy of others to meet a potential spouse.