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AsylumWarden's Avatar Jump to comment 17 by AsylumWarden

Marriage has always existed in society, they argue. But only since each area/culture/country has had a developed society, has there subsequently been marriage. Marriage never predates society. In other words, each definition of marriage has emerged following the emergence of a new society.

As we seem to be entering a new societal era (relatively speaking of course, through slow evolution!), why should we not subsequently be laying down our new definition of marriage that comes with it?

Wed, 14 Mar 2012 16:26:21 UTC | #927002