Join the Rationalist Association today. In rallying in opposition to marriage reform, religious campaigners claim that their arguments are grounded in reason and common sense. But take a closer look and you'll spot the homophobia, says Jason Wakefield. I have been told my natural urges are a choice. I have been told I do not deserve equal rights. I have even been told I am going to hell.
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President Trump's pick to replace retired Supreme Court Justice Anthony Kennedy has been announced, and before the Senate confirmation hearings arrive, many are picking apart the nominee's lengthy history of legal opinions. Kavanaugh, 53, currently serves on the U. Court of Appeals for the D.
In the aftermath of the legalising of same-sex marriage in Australia, the Anglican Church has ramped up its discrimination against gay people to new heights. Not content simply with the discrimination built into the legislation — per ministers of religion to refuse to marry same-sex couples — conservatives in the Anglican Church are making sure the church is a complete no-go zone for gay couples. To begin with, Anglican clergy are not actually free to marry same-sex couples, should they wish to do so.