Some advocates of same-sex marriage like to point out that there are many problems with heterosexual marriages today: high divorce rates, children being raised by single parents, abuse in families, etc. The Trump White House pushes back on the notion that President Trump is against gay or transgender people.
Diocesan Offices. The memo was one of a combination of policies, lawsuits and public statements that the Obama administration used to change the civil rights landscape for gay men, lesbians, bisexuals and transgender people.
Most weekdays. The American religious community is deeply divided over the issue of same-sex marriage. Skelos worries a federal judge could strike down flimsy religious protections in the current proposal if a religious group, such as the Knights of Columbus, is sued for discrimination for refusing to provide its hall for a gay wedding.
He wrote: "At stake is the identity and survival of the family: father, mother and children.
Support for same-sex marriage is weaker in Eastern Europe. When Winn, a great-grandmother, interrupted Baum and said she's been married for decades. But the measure was vetoed by Gov. But we hold, and social science shows, that children do best when parented by a mother and a father.
Some pursue a gay lifestyle and the values of a gay subculture that may result in further alienation, exploitation by adults, illness, or a certain way of life that may bring some pleasure, but not true and lasting happiness.
Click here. Tear Gas and the Politics of Protest Policing. Nevertheless, while the particular inclination to homosexual acts is disordered, the person retains his or her intrinsic human dignity and value. She says she sometimes reminds herself of a saying about social movements: "First, they do ignore you, then they do laugh at you and then they fight you — and then you win.
Behind all of these reversals is the Trump administration's position that being gay or transgender is a category of identity that is different from "biological sex," and therefore not protected under current law — a complete about-face from the position taken by the Obama administration.
Many have left the Church, feeling alienated; some have become public critics of the Church and its teaching.