Religion: Not a Fallback for Homophobia

ELIAS ALMAREZ-HERRERA Staff Writer “Under God’s authority, we are not issuing a marriage license to you.” Many same-sex couples were told this when applying for a marriage license. Even though same-sex marriage was ruled legal in America on June 26, there have been countless cases of license denials among same-sex couples. In doing this, conservative Southern states such as Arkansas

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Church Approval of Same Sex Marriage Advances LGBT Equality

AMBER LI Staff Writer On March 18, the Presbyterian Church of the U.S.A. recognized gay marriage as part of the Christian constitution. According to Yahoo News, the church became the largest Protestant group to authorize gay weddings, take effective June 21. When a large and influential Christian church accepts same-sex marriage as part of their Christian constitution (the Book of

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