Same-sex parents and carers and their children are likely to benefit in numerous ways from legal recognition of their families, and providing such recognition through marriage will bestow greater benefit than civil unions or domestic partnerships. Ina Columbia University Mailman School of Public Health study examining the effects of institutional discrimination on the psychiatric health of lesbian, gay and bisexual LGB individuals found an increase in psychiatric disorders, including a more than doubling of anxiety disordersamong the LGB population living in states that instituted bans on same-sex marriage.
Inthe High Court rejected a legal bid by a British lesbian couple who had married in Canada to have their union recognised as a marriage in the UK rather than a civil partnership. Disaster Relief at Home and Abroad. Bachelet signed the bill on 14 April, and it came into effect on 22 October.
Ayn Randauthor and developer of Objectivismheld controversial views regarding homosexuality and gender roles. If I have transcribed it correctly, Miss Rand said in that video clip which Erik Christensen posted, above : "If by natural sex acts you mean homosexual, I would say that all laws of that kind should certainly be repealed, which, but I do not mean that I approve of such practices or regard them as necessarily moral, but it is totally improper for the law to interfere in the personal relationship between two adults.
Views Read Edit View history. Capitalism is supported by the bible. Because Objectivism is not about cats, or psychology. Chartered affiliates of the Objectivist Partya minor political party in the United States, adopted platforms opposing government-sanctioned discrimination on the basis of sexual orientation, favoring legalization of same-sex marriage, and favoring elimination of the military's policy of " Don't Ask, Don't Tell ".
Queer Capitalist 0 Posted January 15, Related topics Objectivism and homosexuality Objectivism and libertarianism Objectivism's rejection of the primitive Randian hero. Peikoff argued that homosexuality itself is not open to moral judgment.
The court gave Parliament one year to rectify the inequality. On 28 Aprilthe Constitutional Court ruled that same-sex couples are allowed to enter into civil marriages in the country and that judges and notaries are barred from refusing to perform same-sex weddings.
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On 20 November , the Greens introduced a bill in the Austrian Parliament that would legalise same-sex marriage. In her lecture, she said, "I do not approve of such practices or regard them as necessarily moral, but it is improper for the law to interfere with a relationship between consenting adults.
See also: LGBT rights opposition. New American Library. In June , the UK Government completed the consultation to allow civil marriage for same-sex couples in England and Wales.