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Gay Marriage, Philippines? Part 3: Pros and Cons Arguments?

This is a collection of the conversations at rappler.com that ensued after the two landmark US Supreme Court Rulings on The Defense of Marriage Act (U.S. 6,912 more words

The FINAL LGBT and Faith Discussion Group

LGBT and Faith Discussion Group

7.00pm Wednesday 7th of May

Multifaith Gathering Room, Octagon

It seems like quite a while ago since our last LGBT and Faith Discussion Group in March! 323 more words

Gay Marriage, Philippines? Part 2: How did US Supreme Court Decide?

This is a series of comments on my take on the two landmark US Supreme Court Rulings on The Defense of Marriage Act (U.S. v. Windsor) and the State of California’s Proposition 8 (Hollingsworth v. 1,169 more words

Williams Institute Finds Economic Gains in Extending Marriage Rights in VA

The Williams Institute released “Estimating the Economic Boost of Extending Marriage to Same-Sex Couples in Virginia” in April 2014. The report considers the impact that extending same-sex marriage rights would have on Virginia’s economy, over a three-year span. 254 more words

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Impact of DOMA Ruling on Same-Sex Married Couples, State and Local Economies

When the U. S. Supreme Court struck down section three of the Defense of Marriage Act, it left same-sex married couples across the nation in a brand new situation—they would soon be federally recognized. 1,066 more words


Weighing in the Canonization of Pope John Paul II

Santo subito! — “Sainthood now!” That was the urgent plea of the crowds gathered in St. Peter’s Square in April, 2005, as Pope John Paul II lay dying. 1,222 more words

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