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Pope Francis has issued a new synod, ‘The Joy of Love,’ but what does it really say about love, marriage, and which Catholics are welcome to return to the arms of the church?
I have a funny feeling this will be one roller coaster ride where no seat belts are required.
“And statistics are, you know, that – that poor people haven’t tried eating cake yet. At weddings, they serve cake. So marriage, it can, it can provide that cake to them.”
While boys may learn and play, young girls are quickly put to work, training for a life of domestic servitude.
To be able to vote away the civil rights of a minority group is an action in defence of heterosexist privilege.
It can, and should, be useful to examine the different kinds of polygamists out there, and whether or not the basic tenets of their personal beliefs can create an atmosphere where the impregnation of thirteen-year-old girls is considered just fine and dandy.