Why does the photo shock me? - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Leandro Nahmías
    • 13.05.12 | 20:21 (IDT)

    I know it exists, I can't "disagree" with nature, and yet, I have a visceral negative reaction. If I say it, it isn't to uphold homophobia, but to say I have an irrational, gut reaction. Should I be responsible to fight it to death, or is there a possibility that all human beings can hold hands, straight and gay, and help each other to overcome it. I'm yet opposed to gay marriage, but I don't want to have any visceral negative emotion popping up vis a vis a photo of a reality that is natural among 8 % or 10% of my fellow human beings.

    from the article: Israeli government must confer the right to marriage for all
    First published 03:32 13.05.12 | Last updated 03:32 13.05.12
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