Go Back Continue. But if most young people support gay marriage, and if there are clear indicators that a substantial majority of the population will soon favor it, why has the outcry against it been so strong? We distribute our journalism for free and without advertising through media partners of all sizes and in communities large and small.
G47 Perry trial, which legalized same-sex marriage in our most populous state, interrogated the nature of marriage, the political status of gays and lesbians, the ideal circumstances for raising children, and the ability of direct democracy to protect fundamental rights. This book evaluates the recent successes of the "family equality" movement, while asking important questions about its relationship to neoliberalism, the policing of sexual cultures, and the broader context of social justice organizing at the turn of the twenty-first century.
Yet some of the most divisive contests shaping the quest for marriage equality occurred not on the culture-war front lines but within the ranks of LGBTQ advocates.
Recent data from the California Health Benefits Survey suggest that more California employers are choosing to offer dependent coverage to domestic partners. Apr, [cited Jun 3]. Vickie M. Employees who are legally and heterosexually married have an advantage over those in registered or nonregistered domestic partnerships, in civil unions, or legally married to a same-sex spouse in obtaining insurance from employers that covers dependents.
Episode Dental Care for All September 12, Employers who offer health insurance to dependent children often require minors to be related to the employee by birth, legal marriage or legal adoption. Labor-market characteristics—including hours worked per week, firm size, and industry—were also factors.
By presenting research on these and other trends, this volume helps translate queer critiques advanced during the marriage campaigns into a framework for ongoing critical research in the after-marriage period. K53 The work ends with a lively explanation of how the federal judiciary rescued these families from their own governments.
Over the past two decades, same-sex couples raising children have become more visible within US political and popular culture. Please send comments or ideas for future topics for the Insuring Your Health column to questions kaiserhealthnews.
The rulings are unlikely to have a direct impact on same-sex couples in domestic partnerships or civil unions, says Tara Borelli, a staff attorney at Lambda Legal , an advocacy organization for lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender people.
This is a story of law and love--and a promise made to a dying man who wanted to know how he would be remembered. Yet some of the most divisive contests shaping the quest for marriage equality occurred not on the culture-war front lines but within the ranks of LGBTQ advocates.
The first section of the book deals with general aspects of same-sex rights and policies in the Americas; including public opinion regarding same-sex marriage, diffusion of policy innovations for same-sex couples, judicialization of LGBT rights, and the role of the left in support of same-sex rights in Latin America.
It also covers the controversy over whether there should be special laws that allow religious business owners not to serve same-sex couples who are married.