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Gay Marriage Advocates Lose By Winning

du2 Wrote: Feb 21, 2013 12:33 PM
However, those committed to bigotry, and further negative stereotyping, used that information and generalized it as gay men lived only to the age of 42, whether or not they had HIV. They countered the truth about HIV with the myth that it was an INEVITABLE part of being gay, and responsible for all the deaths of gay men. This endangered straight young people thinking that only gay people got HIV. Hetero black women account for infection rates commiserate with gay men. People of color suffer MUCH higher health pathology, and have lower access to medical care, and insurance, and die earlier than their white counterparts. But no one suggests black people shouldn't marry because of it.

Homosexual activists achieved historic gains in the November 2012 election in the states of Washington, Maine and Maryland. These three notoriously liberal states passed laws extending marriage benefits to homosexual relationships by four to six percentage points. But will these legal victories ultimately deny them the sweeping Supreme Court decision they long for?

Judge Robert Jones of a federal court in Nevada has laid the groundwork for such a conclusion. In his ruling on a lawsuit which sought to overturn Nevada’s ban on gay marriage, Jones wrote that the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender (LGBT) lobby’s success in advancing its...