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The Next Sexual Revolution Has Arrived

nawlins72 Wrote: Jul 16, 2012 9:21 PM
Your argument of "the experiece and consensus of...humankind" is not compelling since for most of history, all of humankind allowed all manner of discrimination and atrocities to be commited towards others. But I guess humankind is smarter than to fall for that "libertarian theory" of individual rights. The reality is that the special benefits that have evolved with the licensing of marriage is the reason for other groups to demand similar recognition. Get the State out of it and allow the institution to exist on it's own.

In July, 2009, Newsweek ran a feature article on “relationships with multiple, mutually consenting partners,” entitled, “Polyamory: The Next Sexual Revolution.” Last week, Showtime launched a reality TV show called “Polyamory: Married and Dating.” To quote from Newsweek’s 2009 article, it’s “enough to make any monogamist’s head spin.” And all this, of course, is being touted as a great thing, a celebration of love and freedom, a deliverance from the monotony and constraints of monogamy.

The Showtime promo pulls no punches and makes no excuses:

Narrator: The polyamorous lifestyle may shock some. But with American divorce...