Originally Posted by neonkaos
This PSA brought to you by the Department of Retrospective Pessimism.
Mono - I'm not asking for benefits. I'm asking only that the SAME benefits apply unilaterally. If religion and politics are seperate, why are our relationships - and so many other things - legally defined by stigmas and rules developed almost entirely by religios factions? Scripture aside, what basis is there for heterosexual monogamous relationships being the oly ones recognized by the state?
"Benefits" doesn't necessarily mean "getting something" in this context, but merely not having something taken away!