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Gay Marriage at the Ballot Box

HeraldOfGalactus Wrote: Nov 15, 2012 12:17 PM
Do you know any homosexuals personally that fit this description? If so, how many and is it reasonable to apply this same standard to every homosexual in the country?

SUPPORTERS OF SAME-SEX MARRIAGE have reason to cheer after last week's election. Supporters of democratic self-government, even those of us who oppose gay marriage, do too.

On Nov. 6, for the first time ever, voters in three states – Maine, Maryland, and Washington – redefined marriage by popular vote. In Minnesota, residents said no to a constitutional amendment enshrining the traditional understanding of marriage as the union of a man and a woman. There is no denying the significance of these results: Previously the issue had gone to the ballot in 32 states, and in all 32 same-sex marriage was defeated....