Polygamy comes out of the closet
| 17 December 2013 | CONJUGALITY |
It’s official. If Australia gets same-sex marriage, polygamy is next.
| 13 December 2013 | CONJUGALITY |
Scientists clash over origin of monogamy
| 14 August 2013 | FEATURES |
Humans, along with prairie voles, grey-handed night monkeys, jackals and coyotes, are numbered among the 9 percent of mammals who are socially monogamous. Can evolution provide an answer?
“More than two” is the next marriage frontier, admits former Dutch MP
Approaching the last taboo
| 09 October 2012 | CONJUGALITY |
Why promises about same-sex marriage are empty
| 22 August 2012 | CONJUGALITY |
“Me too” say Aussie polyamorists
No such thing as “good polygamy”
| 25 November 2011 | FAMILY EDGE |
Marriage and family advocacy groups have greeted with enthusiasm a Canadian court decision upholding the country’s ban on polygamy, published yesterday.
One big, happy polygamous family?
In the wake of New York’s same-sex marriage law plural marriage is getting an airing, but no-one wants to talk about the kids.
What harm does it do?
A religious community in Canada is arguing for its right to keep practicing polygamy, despite evidence of serious abuses.
Polygamous family life? It’s a mess, say Malaysians
| 21 January 2010 | FAMILY EDGE |
Polygamy has been in the news again, this time in Malaysia where Muslim
authorities relaxed the law on this practice in the mid-1990s.
In Boston they call it polyamory
| 07 January 2010 | FAMILY EDGE |
Africans have some excuse for polygamy -- after all, it is traditional.
But how do certain Bostonians justify what they are calling “polyamory”
and what is just a polished-up version of free love?
Canada ponders polygamy
Now that same-sex marriage has been legalised, it seems inconsistent to prosecute Canada's polygamists.