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Response to beam me up scottie (Reply #63)

Tue Oct 6, 2015, 04:12 PM

73. No.You did not read what I wrote. AGAIN. I have not evolved on civil unions vs. marriage for ANYONE.

What's "interesting" is how you like to write, but you don't like to read the replies.

I have always believed--one more time, since you haven't grasped it yet from when I told you a few moments ago--that the ONLY interaction with the state between people (gay, straight, who-so-ever we appreciate) desiring to enter into a partnership should be the CIVIL UNION process. I do not think states should be in the "marriage" business at all. Why? Because it is a RELIGIOUS term, with varying religious definitions. I am a fan of separation of church and state.

Then, if people want to engage in a "marriage" ceremony, they should run to their favorite house of worship and book the joint and invite all their friends.

However, if a state (or a nation) is offering something called "marriage" for SOME, and something called "civil unions" for others--based on their orientation and nothing else--that is inherently separate but UNEQUAL.

I've explained my POV as simply as I can manage--again. Hopefully you will start to understand this simple concept.



beam me up scottie
63. So you "evolved" on civil rights for lgbt people?
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And yet you still think you have the right to lecture DUers who have always supported marriage equality.

Interesting.

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