Marriage as a Cultural Symbol. It Is the Cutting Edge of the Sexual Revolution In the s, society was pressured to accept all kinds of immoral sexual relationships between men and women. For Christian Nationalists, legalized gay marriage would represent a defeat for their religion in the fight to define the boundaries of American culture and law. Accordingly, more and more people are starting to acknowledge the flawed nature of all arguments which oppose the legalization of same-sex marriage. This objection to gay marriage doesn't even try to pretend to be objective and fair.
Despite growing support for same-sex marriage in many European countries, divisions remain.
Researcher finds motivation is moral disapproval over homosexuality. Setser June 14, Follow the Money. However, the court chose not to issue a broader ruling on whether businesses have a right to deny goods or services to LGBT people for religious reasons. Continue Reading.
Sanders is co-counsel on an amicus brief from the Human Rights Campaign that claims state bans on same-sex marriage are unconstitutional because they're based on animus.