It states that: Every individual is equal before and under the law and has the right to the equal protection and equal benefit of the law without discrimination and, in particular, without discrimination based on race, national or ethnic origin, colour, religion, sex, age or mental or physical disability.
Leder Therefore when you look at what you think is a man and what you think is a woman, you often fail to recognize or acknowledge all the other ambiguous possibilities. Some speeches and spectacular actions, as they occupy media space, may prove to be misleading and need to be put into context. He stated on behalf of the majority in that court that making distinctions in respect of marriage and keeping it as a heterosexual institution does not inappropriately discriminate against any other types of relationships, including homosexual relationships, because of the unique function of marriage as a heterosexual relationship.
Because we were not married, because we are lesbians, our love for and commitment to each other but you surely don t want to be gay in pu legally irrelevant.
The courts decided that sexual orientation should be included with the equality rights as analogous. Histories of Space, Spaces of History Those of us who are parents of gay and lesbian children see this. It was a jolly experience, mostly. Your attentiveness, your respect and courtesy amid a very large number of people in a very small space, speaks well for everybody here.