The ramifications are vast and we are seeing the effects of homosexual legal "rights" affecting housing, education, the work place, medicine, the armed forces, adoption, religion, etc. Email or Customer ID. Hunter argues that the greatest potential for changes in social meaning will arise in three areas for which there is empirical evidence of significant differences between gay and straight couples: Our society is coming to accept the science of infant mental health: Emotional safety is the security of knowing your family — whoever is in it — will keep you physically safe, because your emotions tell you you are safe enough in that family. Fabrizio Carmignani receives funding from the Australian Research Council for a project on the estimation of the piecewise linear continuous model and its application in macroeconomics.
If a Catholic orphanage is forced to shut down because it is against its religious moral code to turn children over to homosexual couples, is someone hurt?
All other children will be born into a more tolerant society, and have less stressful lives from the outset. These increases are not due to an increase in conservative sexual morals, but a reduction of conservative sexual morals. Either way, there is a problem. Close Figure Viewer.
Second, federal recognition of same-sex marriage, which will occur if the Defense of Marriage Act is invalidated or repealed, could significantly increase the number of same-sex couples who marry.