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    • Moshe ben Yitzhak
    • 09.08.10 | 16:10 (IDT)

    (1) Yair writes "Yes to respect for gay people as human beings and to equal rights for gay people. But a definite no to equal moral status for same-sex couples... " and what he does not understand is that -finally - this position is a contradiction: homosexuals cannot have equal rights without having the same rights to marital status as heterosexual couples. (2) I happen to be profoundly disturbed by the modesty embraced by many in the orthodox community because I believe it to be repressive. Does that mean that when I am in an Orthodox neighborhood I have the right to ask all modestly dressed women to remain indoors because they offend me?

    from the article: Keep gay pride in the bedroom
    First published 02:35 09.08.10 | Last updated 02:35 09.08.10
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