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Marriage in the United States

The religious argument against same-sex marriage ignores a fundamental historical fact about marriage in the United States: it has always been a civil matter. George Clauncey, Why Marriage? 2004, requoted in What Liberals Believe, page 41, edited by William Martin … Continue reading

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