The Gay Marriage Debate Heats Up...
as heterosexual citizens. This is a 'no brainer'. Of course they should.
On the Gay Marriage scene there is a misconception that Civil Unions
provide the same protections as marriage. They do not. Civil Unions
provide about one third of the protections of marriage. You probably
heard that New Hampshire has been added to the few states that
allow Civil Unions. Worldwide Civil Union ceremonies have been on
the decline because the LGBT community wants the same protections
as their hetero counterparts. We live in a country dedicated to the
ideal that all citizens are created equal. What part of the word 'equal'
don't they get? :)