There will be no limits to marriage. I guess I just have to get practical. Statistics Canada, through the Homicide Survey, collects information annually on all homicides in Canada. On December 6,the government brought in a motion asking if the issue of same-sex marriage debate should be re-opened.
The United Church said the same thing yesterday. I think we often believe everybody shares our point of view.
Much speech that was permitted before same-sex marriage now carries risks. Although this strategy would have been useful in providing a broader perspective on the types of associations that were being made between same-sex marriage and Canadian values, and although it would not have excluded implicit associations that were made, I rejected this approach; my main reason for rejecting this strategy was that my aim was to focus only on explicit associations that indicated active, conscious construction of and struggle over Canadian values.
Other religions. It is important, then, that media involve and engage the broadest audience with comprehensive coverage of issues pertaining to all groups and issues, that the media are seen as including voices from all political affiliations, and that media provide a forum for the discussion of opposing views Baker, Death penalty.
Unlike liberal-plural conceptualizations of democracy, the republican ideal views groups as being capable of coming, ultimately, to a conception of the common good. Finally, I thought that Canadians for Equal Marriage, a lobby group for same-sex marriage that I had volunteered with, had played the strongest role in promoting the view that same-sex marriage was consistent with Canadian values and that government officials also had a strong voice in supporting this view.
Lesbian and gay parents are as likely as heterosexual parents to provide supportive and healthy environments for their children. They are protected from charges under Canada's hate propaganda act if they express hatred against homosexuals because of their religious beliefs.
About us. It would appear that if there are any negative results caused by SSM, that those results are miniscule and not readily detectable.
Position statements from numerous professional associations further support the claim that the LGBT community would receive significant health benefit if committed same-sex relationships were afforded the social validation and legal status of committed heterosexual relationships. The idea is that the legislature represents the people of Canada.
What can be rigorously concluded, setting aside all prejudices, truisms, and gratuitous generalizations that are too often being disseminated by certain right-wing groups that are not in the slightest concerned with scientific rigour? You don't have the power to pass clause 3, and it won't be upheld in a court.