What next for marriage in the US?

Blaise Joseph | 03 July 2013
The great debate over marriage still has a long way to go.

A toxic combination: paedophiles, baby farms, and same-sex marriage

Michael Cook | 01 July 2013
The conviction of a gay couple for trafficking their surrogate baby and using him to make paedophile pornography ought to provoke questions about the wisdom of same-sex adoption and marriage.

Some reflections on the US Supreme Court rulings

Blaise Joseph | 27 June 2013
So did the Supreme Court get in right? And where to from here for marriage in the US?

US Supreme Court strikes down DOMA, refuses to rule on Prop 8

Blaise Joseph | 27 June 2013
The long-awaited rulings by the US Supreme Court relating on two marriage cases have finally been set down.

Two insightful debates on marriage

Blaise Joseph | 06 May 2013
Last week in the US we saw two anomalies: respectful, reasoned debates on marriage.

US Republican Party reaffirms support for traditional marriage

Blaise Joseph | 15 April 2013
Against the background rhetoric of "inevitability" and "times are changing" the US Republican Party has recently reaffirmed its support for the traditional definition of marriage.

Gay son defends pro-marriage Republican dad

Blaise Joseph | 07 April 2013
The homosexual son of Congressman Matt Salmon, a pro-marriage Republican from Arizona, has spoken out in defence of his dad's opposition to same-sex marriage.

New York court rules DOMA unconstitutional

Michael Cook | 19 October 2012
Because homosexuals are discriminated against and are a “politically weakened minority”, a divided federal appeals court in New York ruled yesterday that the US Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA) is unconstitutional.

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