Submit It's not our place to redefine what God has instituted I think that the debate about marriage has many aspects, but can be mostly split up into two ways of thinking: From a religious standpoint, the first commandment ever given to the human race was to Adam and Eve concerning there marriage and their God given procreative power. Regardless of what technological advancements might have taken place since then, humans were never physiologically designed to procreate with members of the same gender.
Melbourne Children of same-sex parents enjoy better levels of health and wellbeing than their peers from traditional family units, new Australian research suggests. In what they described as the largest study of its type in the world, University of Melbourne researchers surveyed same-sex parents and children about their physical health and social wellbeing.
Lead researcher Doctor Simon Crouch said children raised by same-sex partners scored an average of 6 per cent higher than the general population on measures of general health and family cohesion. There were more than 33, families with same-sex parents living in Australia, according to the most recent Australian Bureau of Statistics census.
Lack of gender stereotyping in parenting roles promotes harmony Dr Crouch said same-sex couples faced less pressure to fulfil traditional gender roles, which led to a more harmonious households.
You may often see articles in the media claiming that "research has shown" that children of same-sex couples are thriving, in fact are physically and psychologically doing just as well as, or even. APA. Marriage Equality for Same-Sex Couples The APA calls on state governments to repeal all measures that deny same-sex couples the right to civil marriage and to enact laws to provide full marriage equality to same-sex couples. Same-sex marriage laws differ from state to state. Read about the history of same-sex marriage and which states currently allow it.
The traditional nurturing role is shared, it's not one parent over another, the traditional breadwinning role is shared. Rodney Chiang-Cruise "So what this means is that people take on roles that are suited to their skill sets rather than falling into those gender stereotypes, which is mum staying home and looking after the kids and dad going out to earn money.
You've got to look beyond studies like these to what happens when the child reaches adulthood and that's the only time, with independent assessment you can really say, what's gone on with the parenting. Roslyn Phillips, Family Voice Australia Ms Phillips also questioned the the objectivity of the study's lead researcher.
However, Dr Crouch said his personal situation did not impact on the results of the study. Stigmatisation still a problem for same-sex-parent families Dr Crouch said that despite scoring better in general health and wellbeing, same-sex-parent families regularly dealt with social stigma.Diverse Families.
The report of the AAP Task Force on the Family stated that: the author concluded that “children of same-sex couples are as likely to make normal progress through school as the children of most other family structures.
coparent or second-parent adoption by same-sex parents. Pediatrics.
Earlier this week, the Lepanto Institute revealed that the president of the World Meeting of Families had donated thousands of dollars to political candidates that thoroughly support abortion and same-sex “marriage.
He even donated $1, to a candidate who founded a Planned Parenthood facility. It is the first time that a children's book in Croatia has depicted families with same-sex parents. And for people like Zrinka, who has been in a civil partnership since , it is a welcome.
Society’s attitude to same sex relations has changed considerably over the years.
Before we look at same sex families, it will be useful to watch a s film clip about homosexuality in order to create a historical context for cultural resistance.
(back cover) This is My Family A FIRST LOOK AT SAME-SEX PARENTS This reassuring picture book introduces children to families that have parents of the same sex. Advanced Search. Not able to find what you're looking for?
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