Friday, December 02, 2005
Death Worse Than Life In Prison? (And, So?)
And Also: I briefly looked at the opinion that held that South Africa must not discriminate in the area of marriage, thus a woman can marry a woman, a man can marry a man. First off, their constitution -- enacted in the 1990s -- enumerates various classes that are secured against wrongful discrimination, including sexual orientation. So, the ruling was easier than one that might be made by our own Supreme Court. Second, the opinion cited Brown v. Bd. of Ed. for comparison purposes. How dare they, right?