We furthered this research by using a nationally representative data set to answer our research question: Archived from the original on October 27, Both judges   and the IRS  have ruled that it is either questionable or illegal for campaign contributions to be shielded by anonymity. In Maythree religious groups Quakers, Liberal Judaism and Unitarians sent a letter to David Cameron, asking that they be allowed to solemnise same-sex weddings. Office of Congressman John Lewis. At this important moment in the U.
If marriage is, as these examples suggest, an eminently malleable social construct, why shouldn't society shape it any way it likes, especially by letting gays marry each other?
Same-sex marriage in the United States
A gay-marriage advocate in Boston explained to a radio reporter that marriage is a civil matter, not a church affair. This article has been cited by other articles in PMC. Retrieved 23 April Related Social Trends Oct 11, Coretta Scott King on Gay Rights".
Retrieved 22 December Same Sex Marriage Laws. Do not believe in anything merely on the authority of your teachers and elders. At the household level, although family income was associated with higher odds of being in better health, having 1 or more children in the house was associated with 0. In the same vein, the novels of Jane Austen dramatize what she understood was turning into one of life's most momentous, morally fraught decisions.