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Why We Are Losing Debate Over Same-Sex Marriage

Shoppin Wrote: Mar 29, 2013 5:16 PM
Slavery was too. That's over as well. It's all about right wing bigotry. At least we could respect you if you just admitted it.

Same-sex marriage is probably inevitable in America whatever the Supreme Court decides. That's because the public is clearly leaning that way. That the court is even being asked to impose a sweeping social change on the nation is illustrative of another lost battle -- the idea that the Supreme Court is not a super-legislature and that nine robed lawyers ought to refrain from imposing their policy preferences on the whole nation.

Even two liberal justices, Ruth Bader Ginsburg and Stephen Breyer, have from time to time expressed caution about the Court imposing its will on matters better left up to the...