Why do You Want to Redefine Marriage?

Monday, Nov 18, 2013 - 7pm ET

I think the constitution should support same-sex marriage just as I believe that the constitution should protect the unborn. The constitution should protect everyone.

What is the downside to legalizing same-sex marriage? How is this going to affect those who are against gay marriage?

The government already regulates marriage. With the separation of Church and state it seems that the church is trying to get re-involved in the marriage debate.

How is the legalization of same-sex marriage any more damaging than the legalization of divorce?

If two people love each other, even if it’s two men or two women, shouldn’t they be allowed to be together? We have no right to deny them happiness. Isn’t this better than having a husband leave his wife after years of marriage when he realizes he has same sex attraction?

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Until recently, no society had seen marriage as anything other than a conjugal partnership: a male-female union. What is Marriage? identifies and defends the reasons for this historic consensus and shows why redefining civil marriage is unnecessary, unreasonable, and contrary to the common good...