John M. Becker

Maggie Gallagher Would Rather Abandon Marriage Than Include Gays

Filed By John M. Becker | May 29, 2014 12:00 PM | comments

Filed in: Quote of the Day
Tags: Catholic, gay marriage, Maggie Gallagher, marriage discrimination, marriage equality, National Catholic Register, same-sex marriage, under the bus

"Gay marriage, in my view, is a marker for how important we view sexuality and its relationship to procreativity. The demotion of the family from a central public importance to an individual choice is part of what are dealing with...

"If supporting marriage requires us to support gay marriage, we cannot do this."

-- Maggie Gallagher, one of the nation's most high-profile proponents of marriage discrimination, telling the conservative National Catholic Register that she won't support marriage if it includes gay and lesbian couples.

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