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Marriage and the ‘Wrong Side of History’ ?

Jeff Jacoby,  Thousands of Americans will rally in Washington, D.C., at a March for Marriage on Thursday in support of “the simple and beautiful message,” to quote Brian Brown, that “marriage between one man and one woman is unique and critical for our society.” Brown is president of the National Organization for Marriage, the event’s

Judge strikes down Oregon ban on same-sex marriage

 A federal judge struck down Oregon’s ban on same-sex marriage on Monday, saying it violated the U.S. Constitution, as gay rights activists cheered the long-sought victory and counties across the state quickly began issuing marriage licenses. The ruling came after Oregon’s attorney general announced in February that she would not defend a 2004 voter-approved amendment