Gay Marriage Debate - Newport, RI

Discuss the national Gay Marriage debate in Newport, RI.

Do you support gay marriage?

Newport opposes
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32
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18

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Sarah

Newport, RI

#1 Jan 17, 2012
By not allowing gay marriage, you are denying people of basic rights. Civil unions are wrong because they try to use the "separate but equal" argument that was overturned years ago. Gay marriage should be allowed in every state.
Megan

Middletown, RI

#2 Jan 18, 2012
Any way you slice it, denying gays the opportunity to marry is discrimination. No other word for it.
Shannen O'Neill

Dublin, Ireland

#3 Jan 18, 2012
Straight or gay, we are ALL the SAME
Morgan Brown

Newport, RI

#4 Jan 18, 2012
Why wouldn't I support gay marriage?..
Ashley

Newport, RI

#5 Jan 18, 2012
love is love.
Jen

Newport, RI

#6 Jan 18, 2012
Love is love, and knows no gender.
bubbles

Newport, RI

#7 Mar 13, 2012
Gay marriage is their choice. not ours. they might be different on the outside but, they sure are the same person inside.
dave.lemler

Charleston, SC

#8 May 2, 2013
All individuals in a democratic republic, especially minority voices, deserve equal rights.

To mnimize the tyranny of the majority is what the constitution and bill of rights was constructed for. Marriage has always been defined by the supreme court as a fundamental right which can only be limited by a narrowly tailored statute meant to achieve a compelling government purposes.

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