This is especially poignant for Sydney, which prominently features the Mardi Gras as a key social event. Can this mob ferociously target businesses? According to Aon Hewitt:. But accurately highlighting a company's records on same-sex marriage is entirely legal. Wondering what a 'retirement tax' actually is?
Marriage law has long been a state matter, and in the United States that has meant, literally, a state rather than a federal matter.
Small businesses and same-sex marriage
For thousands of years, marriage law has concerned itself with a particular kind of enduring bond between a man and a woman that includes sexual intercourse—the kind of act that can but does not always lead to the woman's pregnancy. How Australians think about same-sex marriage, mapped Polling consistently shows most voters support same-sex marriage — but how do views vary across the country? It seems, however, that most small-business owners just want to serve and hire. In Australia, backlash against non-supporters is evident. Americans are split over whether women experience significant discrimination in the U. Women are more likely than men to say that women face a lot of discrimination today.
The appeal now being made for homosexual marriage rights is not an appeal for judges and lawmakers to reconsider past empirical judgments about similarities and differences between heterosexual and homosexual relationships. Immigrants Despite the introduction and implementation of harsh immigration policies, views of discrimination experienced by immigrants have been stable over the last couple of years. The chief executive of the Indiana Chamber of Commerce described it as "divisive and unnecessary". Refusing service signals disapproval. Order by newest oldest recommendations. Gately says small businesses should have a clear view of their values. While young Americans are still more likely to perceive discrimination against gay and lesbian people than seniors, they have experienced a steeper decline in such perceptions over the past five years.