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Felicia Park Rogers

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Executive Director, Children of Lesbian and Gays Everywhere (COLAGE)

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THE WEDDING ZINGER: The Definition of Marriage

with Mike German, Andy Pugno, Felicia Park Rogersvia Uncommon Knowledge
Tuesday, March 28, 2000

The traditional notion of marriage, that of a union between one man and one woman, goes back thousands of years in cultures from around the world. But at the beginning of the 21st century, a debate is building in this country over the definition of marriage, specifically over the issue of same sex marriage. Are two men, or two women, in a committed relationship entitled to the sanctions and legal benefits of marriage? What roles will popular sentiment and judicial activism have in the struggle to redefine marriage?