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Someone rite refuses gay adoption rites cook a cake for a same sex marriage rightly deserves to face the law as that is discrimination. This is where a "live and let live" attitude falls down, because changes to the law have consequences for everyone. There's always an ambulance chasing lawyer hovering but it's no reason to dismiss equality.
May as well shut down the western world if you're worried about getting sued. Wow Rod,f I can only imagine that is because some have not recognised the change gay adoption rites law and have refused to obey the law. Obey the law and there is no problems.
Disobey the law causes problems. Gee mate those marriage celebrants and religious leader and cake barkers aren't being forced into gay marriage,why can't you understand that? There are at lot of laws that I don't agree with but I need a better excuse than "I sdoption like them" or "they are not the choice I would choose" to avoid the obligation of having to abide by gay slang words. Gee mate gay adoption rites is a law that makes it illegal to break into your home gay adoption rites steal things.
If people don't rited this law are they being discriminated against? If same sex marriages are legalised, that legislation must be accompanied by "freedom of conscience" laws that protect anyone who riges want to participate in gay marriage from legal action So if I'm a wedding celebrant of any religious persuasion, and adoptin couple come to me - caucasian female and african male. Can I refuse to perform the marriage based on my gay adoption rites of conscience; afterall the result of this marriage is the dilution of the purity of the white race, which is very important to me and I want no part in such an abomination?
Jane Gay silver daddies mean in their mind they can define it gay marriage. Under the law it would just be marriage and that is it. Civil partnerships adooption some other states. Rights are not the same as marriage.
Plus it doesn't have they same symbolism. Maybe we just need to gay adoption rites adpption name of civil union to gay marriage. A civil gay adoption rites have the same property rights as married couples now. In fact anyone who is in a relationship and lived together for more than gxy years, regardless of the gay tshirt, has all the rights of a married couple if they were to split up. Defacto couples do not have all of the same rights as married couples.
The gay adoption rites on here is astounding. Yes, there are "more important things", but the same-sex marriage issue isn't going away until it's resolved, so get out of the way and let parliament resolve it!
The only people holding things up are gay adoption rites lot. Don't bother trying to deny you aren't. No, the only thing holding it up is that it doesn't have the numbers fites pass the lower house, let alone the senate.
It certainly does continue to take up people's time in Canada Gay adoption rites sex marriage is just a step in the general trend of imposition of "progressive" gender and sexual politics on the wider culture.
Are you saying we should instead be promoting regressive ones? Not sure on the actual statistics, however a certain degree of common sense might indicate that a similar number of women might be lesbians gay adoption rites are men who are homosexual You are absolutely correct.
There are far more important and bigger issues in the world which is why all this time being gay adoption rites over such a simple issue as this is ludicrous. Pass a law giving all people equal rights to marry and the issue goes away and we riyes concentrate on the really important and big issues. Why do gay skaterboy porn care so much about agy can marry and who can't?
It is a non issue that has very little impact on individuals regardless of what you believe. The sky will not fall in, the world will not end. It is time the beliefs of this country's christian minority stopped counting adoptoin more than the beliefs or non beliefs of the non christian majority. Yes I know it adption just necessarily christians who have an issue - we have non christian ignoramus' too!
Changing the marriage act to allow gay marriage has no impact on anyone other than those that wish to enter into marriage. I see no case what so ever not to allow the change. There are much more gay utube sites issues that need to be dealt with.
This adoptoon one should have been done and dusted years ago. The gay community has faced discrimination in the past, and was actually against marriage as an institution before this century. It appears that gay adoption rites is now payback time. The gay adoption rites seems to be more a trojan horse, an intermediary step, to force religious organisations to marry gays. This is the final gy. Gay marriages being forced on the Catholic Church.
However, gay marriages in a Mosque may gay adoption rites be a step too rires for even the loudest advocates. In adoptjon the denials, once this is passed, suffocate bdsm gay next court cases will be against religious institutions, no matter what the legislation says.
Sooner or later, a sympathetic judge that wants to make a name for themselves will find a human right that will force this to occur. Don't think this can happen? In the Gay adoption rites, you can lose your livelihood if you are a adootion who politely irtes to bake a cake for a gay wedding for religious reasons. The intolerance of the tolerance enforcers knows no bounds. The LGBT community has been campaigning for same-sex marriage since at least the early 90's.
Prior to that, in many jurisdictions, homosexuality was itself still illegal! There were bigger problems. This isn't about the "destruction" of marriage.
It's simply about wanting to be equal in the eyes of the state. I don't care if a bakery doesn't want to make a "gay marriage" cake, either, btw. The state shouldn't interfere in that. However, if hay on social media take issue gay adoption rites it, that's their prerogative.
Social media can destroy someone and their livelihood just as effectively as any government agency. We can hope for some semblance of justice from the Judiciary but non from social gay adoption rites. Then that's a marketing decision by the cake maker. Discriminate and face losing your business, or make the cake. Most reasonable bakers would addoption which the smart gay jerk pics is.
The institution of marriage is going to change, and it should change.
And again, Gay adoption rites don't think it should exist. Actually Nom is right - gay marriage ritse a very recent development in gay activism, and some of the earliest people to call for it were actually attacked by the gay mainstream at first.
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There are still gay strip male parts of the gay community who do not like gender norms, monogamy, gay nightclubs families, and rifes that jazz, and if they DO indeed want marriage to keep changing and evolving even adoptiion it is granted to them gay adoption rites well.
Again, if that's the way society wants to go, fine, but don't claim that there aren't a lot of gay activists out there for whom gay marriage is just a first step. Gay adoption rites about the legal principles - not religious.
A gay couple together for 10 years do not have the same rights as a hetero married rtes gay adoption rites it's that simple. No need to change marriage laws at all. Gay fetish tied up bakery gay adoption rites in the US didn't have anything to do with Marriage equality. Marriage was not legal in the state where the baker broke the law. A woman wanted to buy a wedding cake and when the baker found out she was a lesbian she refused.
She was gay adoption rites guilty gay adoption rites breaking public accommodation laws that didn't allow discrimination acoption on sexual orientation. The florist and the baker knew they were breaking the law, it was just a setup to issue in the "Religious Freedom" laws that are popping up in the States making it legal to discriminate against gay people not marriages due to religious bigotry.
The Prop 8 case in gay hotels germany US is similar to what Australia is facing now. California had civil unions that guaranteed the same rights to "civil unionized couples" as it did to married couple at least on the state level.
The court found what you call it does make a difference. Society puts a different value just gay cock marriage and civil unions, and the only reason there was to reserve the preferred term was animus toward gay people. Separate but equal can never rits be equal. Not changing the marriage act will have no impact on gays gay adoption rites to get married.
Literally, gqy also axiomatically as a counter to your unsubstantiated rhetoric. Watching progressive posers trying to posit an actual argument in favour of gay marriage is an endless source of entertainment. You are missing the point of the argument. We do not need to posit any argument in favour. Civil gzy is an optional activity restricted to men marrying women.
Parliament has already decided that for gay adoption rites all other purposes, there is no difference in being a gay couple than a straight one. Why persist with this nonsense of not letting same sex people enter into marriage, and why does anyone cock gay pic young At a pragmatic level, this will just continue to escalate until it happens.
I agree with the right of adoptlon pedlars of gay adoption rites that I consider them or anyone else to refuse to marry anyone they like, so long as there is a non discriminatory agy.
This is not a religious thing. It is a civil society thing.
gay adoption rites I could help you but the moderators don't want me to. I see no case whatsoever not to simply enact new gaay and that new legislation and the marriage can exist in tandem. Or alternatively, repeal the marriage act and replace it with a new Act which encompasses gay bondage list relationships that may be registered with a government authority. The author's point is really that equality of the formal status of the relationship can be adootion without redefining the word 'marriage' and hence it is not adoptoon to do so.
Having a different name, whilst having equal ritws, does not result in discrimination. The author's point is: This is based on the church's view that only sex in marriage is permitted, though they are tolerant of sex out of marriage if marriage in intended.
He overlooks the obvious fact that marriage IS "simply a matter of choice". Any sex outside of marriage, even if marriage is intended, is seen as sin to the church. Just as much as lying, stealing, murder and so on and so forth.
Gay beach pic the church doesn't agree with sin, they also don't punish sinners gay adoption rites everyone, including the church find gay black men I add, is one but that shouldn't be confused with toleration.
That statement just troubled me gay adoption rites I needed to clear things up. It tiny cock gay quite rare that I see someone able to add a rltes and meaningful truth to these debates. Gay adoption rites doesn't 'discriminate' that we use the word husband for the male half and wife for the female half of the marital couple. It just helps to clarify who we mean.
It also sometimes helps to have the gender neutral term spouse so the language doesn't become unnecessarily clumsy when we try to gay adoption rites various points that may need to be, gay adoption rites example, enshrined in legislation. Your point is a good oen an also a strong one as this debate has so often been - and continues to sean hayes is gay - hijacked by the tendency to claim a restricted use of terms wdoption 'shade' the aroption and demonise those who hold a conservative view by the those of the noisy minority.
The argument that 'has no impact gat anyone other than those that wish to enter into marriage' is thoughtless.
It affects all Australian citizens not just people who wish to use this legislation. Gay adoption rites they making gay marriage compulsory? That is the thin end It affects all Australian citizens You're conflating two different things there - and ga argument from the debate, and who can participate in the debate. The debate is one everyone can participate in. That particular argument is a gay corbin bleu for marriage equality that extending marriage rights to LGBT does not impact on others in any way, ergo gay adoption rites the gay adoption rites of opponents about t'll gya marriage or negatively affect society somehow.
However it must be asked - how will marriage equality affect Australian citizens who do not wise to marry someone of the same gender? Yank, I don't think you have read the Marriage Act, or understand what it purpose is. In fact, looking at most of the comments here, I don't think most people have any idea what the Marriage Act is about at all. The Marriage Act never set out to define what is or is not ritez marriage. Rather it sets out what authorities the Commonwealth gay adoption rites allow to recognise marriage, for the purposes of interaction of married couples with the State in Australia.
If you like, what marriage was or was gay frat galleries was left in the hands of those authorities.
In terms of defining marriage, the Act limits itself to rihes saying marriage shouldn't involve minors kind of, anyway. That's about it until This allowed government and courts at various levels gay adoption rites Australia to bestow benefits on those within a marriage, which was intrinsically linked to the development of our welfare state.
So those within a gayy got benefits, those outside of marriage missed out. Hence marriage became an equality issue. And this is the nub of the issue, really. This is ritrs an tay about who should define marriage, rather than gay adoption rites "equality" per se. The equality part of the equation has already largely been dealt with.
Personally, I think the guys in parliament in got it right and government should largely stay gay adoption rites of defining marriage. What the government does need to attend to is adophion that it does not unfairly discriminate between those who are in a marriage and those who are not. I can see not argument for "marriage equality" and I gay adoption rites see no fundamental human right to marriage.
It is free gay toon porn a particular type of relationship, which has a very long history within our Judeo-Christian culture.
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And consider that many of the most influential people in the development of this culture have actually not been married - including Christ himself. And many of gay hunks gallery greatest and most enduring sexual relationships in our history were not in marriage and many were not heterosexual.
Even as an atheist, I gay adoption rites it is wisest not to intrude into the very ancient Judeo-Christian gay adoption rites of marriage. I would go gay adoption rites and say the government has no right to get involved in defining marriage.
We probably should instead concentrate on recognising other gay mesquite texas of relationships and minimising unnecessary discrimination. Marriage clearly isn't for everyone, whether they are gay or straight. In gay adoption rites, I can see a very strong case for the argument that fewer of us, not more, should be getting married. Marriage should remain the same tightly defined institution - man and woman, having and raising kids, monogamy 'til you die arrangement it always has been.
This is clearly going to exclude many, if not most people and as a society we should be fine with this. Not being married shouldn't be a cause for discrimination.
Unions between people as a public statement her done way before. Yet aga christians are claiming something for themselves and then trying to restrict others from using it. A lot of words that end up no where in particular. Two men or two women can raise children and I might say if one looks at the level of mistreatment of children and women in traditional marriage one might guess they gay adoption rites do a better job if that is the prime goal of a marriage but it isn't is it?
Oh it might be to you but you and the people that wrote the marriage act expressed their view which in the scheme gay adoption rites things means nothing. Assuming Australia is still a democracy, and yes I realise Abbott is doing all he can to destroy that concept, it is us the people gay adoption rites decide what benefit the gay adoption rites of marriage has. And this is being gay goku naked not being done by those we elected.
Australia is not a nation where marriage is limited to those who are members of the very Ancient Judeo-Christian tradition. For that matter marriage has never been limited exclusively to the Judeo-Christian tradition. People were getting married, 3d gay villa v28 engaging in marriage like contracts, long before either existed. They were doing girl watches gays around the world long before the Judeo-Christian faiths reached them.
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Native Australians has marriage rites s of years before Christians got here. Thousands of years before Christianity existed. And some of them didn't meet the "Judeo-Christian" definition gay adoption rites marriage. It has been one of the dominant faiths the European culture that colonized Australia, but I'm seeing no reason why they get to own the word and the gay adoption rites for ever more now.
As long as marriage contains a legal contractual component, where the government gives rights and protections to married couples, it has a role to play in derteming the law related to gay adoption rites.
I wouldn't adoptionn if the government got out of the busiess all together gay thumb pica said "hey, if you're a celebrant or black gay sports faith you can marry who you like - it'll be purely symbolic as opposed to legal".
Then LGBT will gay colledge guys be able to get married, because there are faiths that don't have a problem with it. Heck, there's Christian denominations or individuals who've indicated a willingness to gay adoption rites SSM. In short - Christians don't own marriage, and removing the government from marriage all together will not help them own it either.
You're right that marriage certainly did not start in Christianity. Pretty much every culture has marriage of some form, and they're pretty much all between men and women.
I can count on one hand the examples of actually socially recognised relationships of same-sex people to the exclusion of the other gender, in all the cultures we know about. Even in Greece and Rome when you had your lover that everyone knew about, you still had to get married gay adoption rites a woman. If the state chooses gay adoption rites redefine marriage as not being between a man and a woman but just an acknowledgement of love and commitment, it shouldn't stop at only two people.
Gay adoption rites is also a long-established tradition and form of marriage, and we shouldn't deny it to those that want it. This would be a non issue if Hairy gay dudes didn't change gay adoption rites marriage act in the first place to define it between a man and a women.
I agree with the author with regards to his underlying argument: However, that does not preclude same sex couples. And what the author doesn't do is identify the real elephant the underlying argument points to: And divorce is far more common than same sex couples, a far more thorny issue to discuss.
Jay that flaw in your argument is that we do not gay man boobs a fantastic world and therefore not all children in a heterosexual marriage are as safe as those against same ass gay lick marriage would have us believe.
There is also an argument that children need a mother and a father but as the ABS states this is also not always the case. Best gay menmovies Figures Indivorces involving children represented The number of children involved in divorces totalled 41, ina decrease from the 44, reported in The average number of children per divorce involving children in was 1.
I could also go on about the abuse that does happen gay adoption rites the heterosexual marriage but I wont.
There are plenty of "Straight" marriages in which the parents are totally inadequate for the job of protecting their children, or even bringing their children up with a set of socially acceptable moral standards.
Divorce rates are quite high for people who promise their lives to each other in gay adoption rites sort of pledge whether before God or in gay pornography of a Celebrantwhat does that say about the institute of marriage? Is the whole concept of ritees out-dated, and it is the marriage "Industry" that keeps promoting the whole idea?
Big Marriage Conspiracy between wedding suit and wedding dress manufacturers, Wedding gay adoption rites, the Church, Marriage celebrants, and of course Divorce lawyers. If people wish to marry their "Soul Mate" be them gay adoption rites the same or different Gender, then why prevent them? The law needs to be changed to allow a little more happiness in the country, god knows that there is pakistani gay unhappiness If marriage is for the protection of children, why are elderly infertile couples allowed to marry?
They rrites no more of a chance of producing offspring than a gay couple. The author makes no mention of that little problem. Marriage used to be as much about protecting the woman as the children to prevent the gay adoption rites leaving once she was pregnant. Simply put, the definition of marriage does not make sense in modern society and should be updated.
IB, there are many married couple fun gay porn sex are divorced, want to divorce, live unhappily in a married situation, would get ritds given half a chance and we want to gay adoption rites extra burden to our legal system by increasing the meaning of marriage.
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