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Why a Good Person Can Vote Against Same-Sex Marriage

Anominus Wrote: Oct 30, 2012 5:58 PM
The consequences of homosexual "marriage" include: Advancing the normalization of all other sexual paraphilias within society. Adoption of children into the inherently lesser quality and often abusive "parenting" of homosexual couples. The advancement of the harmful legal concept that "all behaviors are created equal" and that people are not responsible for their actions (born that way). Continued assault, in the form of "hate crime" legislation on traditional, moral and religious sections of society and their businesses, as well as the free speech rights of society in general. These issues are observable in cultures where homosexual "marriage" has been recognized by the state.

Next week voters in Maine, Maryland and Washington will vote on whether to redefine marriage to include same-sex couples.

Given that there are good people on both sides of this issue, how are we to explain their opposing views?

The primary explanation is this: Proponents and opponents ask two different questions.

Proponents of same-sex marriage ask: Is keeping the definition of marriage as man-woman fair to gays? Opponents of same-sex marriage ask: Is same-sex marriage good for society?

Few on either side honestly address the question of the other side. Opponents of same-sex marriage rarely acknowledge...