Posts tagged "civil unions"

The Soapbox: In Marriage Equality, Three Shouldn’t Be A Crowd

When a public notary in Sao Paulo, Brazil, authorized a civil union between one man and two women, neither she nor the triad expected to make headlines. Now, three months after their three-way relationship was formalized, it has become an international news story with flashy headlines like "'Big Love' In Brazil." The member…
By: Carrie Nelson / September 10, 2012

Prostitution, Gay Marriage, & Reproductive Freedom On The Ballot

While picking the next President is on everyone’s mind, what’s going on in bedrooms is on the ballot too! Many states across the country have sex-related bills all vying for votes, as Elizabeth from "Sex in the Public Square" pointed out. So, here’s what’s going down in the voting booth, after the jump...
By: Simcha / November 3, 2008

Studies Find Civil Unions and Marriage Equal

Aside from the usual defense that "it’s all pink in the middle," researchers in Canada and the US monitored hundreds of couples to find out if there were any differences in the level of commitment between civil unions and marriage. The two studies published in the January issue of Developmental Psychology gathered evidence to support…
By: Simcha / January 23, 2008