Religious groups and churches are still free to pick and choose who they will and won't marry. HuffPost Personal. With some species, homosexual activity is quite common and regular. Opponents of marriage equality usually insist that marriage is only legitimate when it's between a man and a woman. Civil Unions: Gay Marriage in the Courts streaming video.
Opponents argue that marriage has always been between a man and a woman and that it should stay that way. If marriage only exists for the purpose of having childrenthen how can infertile couples be allowed to marry? It's no coincidence that what is "unnatural" also happens to be condemned by the speaker's religious or cultural traditions. Why would they want to bother?
Granting legal marriage rights to gays and lesbians would threaten the stability of the family, a pillar of our society.