Category Archives: Global: Marriage and Family

Global Marriage and Family Issues

Polygamy is not an option, says Morocco Islamist premier’s wife

“Church of Scotland against gay marriage law change”

Australia: “Gay marriage on Labor conference agenda”

New group, ‘Scotland for Marriage’, launched today

Homosexual flag hoisted over Oxford University college

Australia: “Left believes it has numbers to change policy on same-sex marriage”

Asian women now reject marriage

Unwitting father sues fertility clinic after his girlfriend ‘stole his sperm and got pregnant with twins via IVF’

Bangladesh: Polygamy costlier in Chittagong

The return of France’s polygamous Muslim butcher

Australia: Evangelical church’s stance on homosexuality: Tolerance or selling out Christ?

“Denmark to approve gay weddings in church”

Sen. Demint apologize to El Salvador for Obama’s Proposed Ambassador

Switzerland: “Politician compares gay couples to cocaine”

“Nigeria Moves To Ban, Criminalize Gay Marriage”

How children are the victims of their parents’ lost values

British Scouting Organization Considering Religion Neutral “Promise”

UK: “Law stopping NI gay couples adopting is challenged”

Europe: “Sexual orientation-based persecution not adequately addressed in asylum procedures”

Scotland: Evangelical churches join forces to fight gay marriage

Archbishop of Westminster ‘disappointed’ with Government same-sex marriage plan

Spanish opposition leader may move to reverse same-sex marriage law

“Concern over Govt response to RC marriage postcards”

Australian PM gives conscience vote on redefining marriage

Swiss can ban naked hiking, court rules

UK: Parents in protest over ‘explicit’ sex education

Listed: the 80-plus states that criminalise homosexuality today

Russian ban on homosexual propagand to minors protested

UK: “Trans lesbian couple marry after one half has sex change”

UK: Flu vaccinations for all children move a step closer

Australia: Christian lobby angered by Gillard’s position on conscience vote

Australia: “Labor Left fights for policy change over same-sex marriage”

“Bangladesh bride disowns her ‘dowry demanding’ husband” | BBC

Pakistan passes law to stop ‘anti-women practices’

Why more women in Beijing are delaying marriage

Legal Periodical: Education in the Secular State: Whose Right is it?

“Australian PM says she favors vote on gay marriage”

UK: Liverpool first to have ‘gay rainbow’ logo on street signs

Australia: “PM grants conscience vote, dooming gay marriage”

“Brazil grants a foreigner permanent residency based on same-sex-marriage”

“Brazil grants a foreigner permanent residency based on same-sex-marriage”

“Buggery and health – What the gay-rights lobby doesn’t tell you” | Jamaica Gleaner

Forced Marriages in Germany Becoming More Prevalent

In Sweden, a generation of kids who’ve never been spanked | CNN

‘Let them cut off aid:’ African countries revolt against UK threat to cut aid over homosexuality

Top Chile court overwhelmingly rejects same-sex ‘marriage’

Germany: Authorities to Homeschool Parents: Take Your Kids to School or Else We Will!

Welsh government’s ‘opt out’ organ donor consultation

UK: Armed Forces recruits lack moral compass as family life crumbles warns Lord Dannatt

Watchdog moves to curb sexualised songs on radio

Transsexual makes debut in new Polish parliament

Cameron’s plan to redefine marriage will cost votes

Law shake-up ‘will fuel the epidemic of fatherless families’: Proposals condemned by IDS think-tank

Scotland: Councillors in Glasgow vote in favour of redefining marriage

African nations angered by UK’s threat to cut aid budget over homosexuality

“Concern over ‘act less gay’ anti-bullying advice” | BBC

“Uganda fury at David Cameron aid threat over gay rights”

Scots families ‘should stop at two children’

Countries that ban homosexuality risk losing aid, warns David Cameron

Tunisia’s secular women fret over rise of Islamism

Austrial: Forced marriage law extension likely

“Govt has ‘no view’ on a Scots referendum on gay marriage”

Uganda Parliament Votes to Continue Anti-Homosexual Bill

French sex change couple test marriage laws

South Korean credit policies responsible for increased trafficking and prostitution in the U.S.?

UN: World will miss economic benefit of 1.8 billion young people

In the Holy Land, a changed Christian world

Irish to choose a new President from a field that includes country’s “top gay-rights crusader”

Australia: “Queensland MPs to debate gay civil unions”

Denmark moves to redefine marriage

“Gay groups get 10 times more cash from Scots Govt”

Church of England bishops told: publicly back marriage like the RCs

Clergy say same-sex marriage will be “fatal” for Church of Denmark