Tag: equal rights

Do children have a right to a male father and a female mother ?

The case to legalize same-sex marriage seems to come down to a basic question of “rights.” LGBTQ people, we’re told, have the same right to marry as heterosexuals. In fact, they do: Everyone, no matter their sexual orientation has a right to marry a person of the opposite sex. But that’s not the point here. If it... Read more »

Women in combat--take the polls

The Obama administration will open up combat assignments for women in the military. What does that mean? Take the poll. Should women be allowed to serve in combat? No Don’t know Yes Created on Jan 23, 2013 View Results poll by twiigs.com For women in the military, should they be required to serve in combat?... Read more »

Why the "equal rights" argument for gay marriage fails

The argument that same sex couples should have an equal right to marry is not to be taken lightly. It appeals to Americans’ ingrained sense that everyone should be treated fairly. It is memorialized in the Constitution’s 14th Amendment, which guarantees to each person equality under the law. The equality argument has been so persuasive... Read more »
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