Civility in this arena will be difficult to achieve. Jonathan Rauch seems to prefer painting with a broad brush — one size fits all. Rauch draws. September 13, Dispatches. Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment. Thirteen more years would pass before that court followed Perez in striking down bans on interracial marriage in Loving v. She is mocked by some on one side as a buffoon and bigot — and hailed by some on the other side as the next Rosa Parks.
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Recognizing gay marriage or prohibiting sexual orientation discrimination generally will inevitably prevent some religious individuals and institutions from staying true to their faith. But our true genius is compromise. We should be having a moral conversation to address some of these claims.
Lose the battle and then try to carve out an exemption.