Archive for June 6th, 2006

We must do X because we’ve ALWAYS done X

| June 6, 2006 | 7 Replies
We must do X because we’ve ALWAYS done X

We’ve recently raised a few issues regarding justifications for bigotry.  What especially rankles some of us is the often-heard argument that people should do something a particular way (recently, the issue is preventing gay marriage) because that is the way that it has been done in the past.   What a ridiculous-sounding principle on which to […]

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Marriage As A “Social” Issue

| June 6, 2006 | 4 Replies
Marriage As A “Social” Issue

One wonders why all this nonsense now over Gay marriage.  Bush wants the states to do what they wish, while putting in place a Constitutional Amendment which would be used successfully by anti-gay groups in the same courts Bush is condemning as Activist to shoot down any state-allowed same-sex marriage institutions. Why?  Just because it’s […]

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