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Pope Francis’ “Amoris Laetitia” Is a Closeted Argument for Gay Marriage

The Pope’s own words about infertility and erotic love undermine his argument against same-sex marriage.

The Slatest
March 7 2016 11:31 AMA Big Win for Same-Sex Adoption at the Supreme Court
Outward
Jan. 7 2016 12:18 PMMarriage Equality Can Be a Trap—Just Ask Newly “Freed” Slaves
The Slatest
Nov. 16 2015 10:43 PMAnti-Gay Utah Judge Withdraws From Lesbian Couple’s Foster Parent Case
The Slatest
Sept. 14 2015 9:58 AMKim Davis Is Back at Work but Likely Won’t Be Stopping Anyone From Getting Married
Politics
July 9 2015 1:02 PMHow Republicans Can Still Make Gay Marriage a Winning IssueLiberals won the legal ruling, but conservatives can still define what marriage means.
The XX Factor
June 29 2015 1:38 PMRand Paul Would Rather End Marriage Than Share It With Gay People
Politics
June 26 2015 2:53 PMHere Comes the GroomAndrew Sullivan’s landmark 1989 essay making a conservative case for gay marriage, reprinted in full.
Low Concept
June 26 2015 1:57 PMThe Antonin Scalia “Sick Burn” GeneratorFind out how the Supreme Court justice would insult you.
The Slatest
June 26 2015 10:53 AMRead the Most Brutal Paragraph From Clarence Thomas’ Same-Sex Marriage Dissent
Lexicon Valley
June 19 2015 10:36 AMGay Marriage? Same-Sex Marriage? How Should We Talk About Marriage Equality?
Outward
June 12 2015 8:30 AMAlabama Shows Why Civil Rights Shouldn’t Be Put to a Popular Vote 
The Slatest
May 26 2015 11:14 PMVatican Calls Irish Vote to Legalize Gay Marriage a “Defeat for Humanity”
Amicus
May 2 2015 10:02 AMWhat Was It Like to Argue the Most Anticipated Case of the Supreme Court Term?
Video
April 29 2015 9:44 AMThe Moments in Tuesday’s Marriage Equality Argument Most Likely to Predict the Court’s Decision
Jurisprudence
April 27 2015 5:10 PMDear John LettersA taxonomy of gay marriage arguments aimed at Chief Justice John Roberts.
Politics
Feb. 16 2016 12:41 PMWhy Heller Is the New Roe v. WadeJustice Scalia’s decision on gun rights will be the one that conservatives care about most. 
The Slatest
Jan. 6 2016 9:50 PMCourt Allows What’s Thought to Be China’s First Lawsuit Demanding Same-Sex Marriage Rights
Jurisprudence
Oct. 26 2015 9:32 AMThe Lawyer Who Defeated DOMAEight questions for Roberta Kaplan about the fight for gay marriage.
Behind the Scenes
July 27 2015 10:30 AMWhat Will Happen After Marriage Equality?And more from Slate’s Outward live event in New York.
Mom and Dad Are Fighting
July 2 2015 11:02 AMMom and Dad Are Fighting: The Dad and Dad Are Fighting Edition Listen to Slate’s parenting podcast on gay parenting, marriage equality, and the difficulties of taking parenting advice. 
Outward
June 26 2015 3:28 PMThe Long Road to Marriage Equality
The Slatest
June 26 2015 2:40 PMConservatives Divided Over Same-Sex Marriage Ruling
Moneybox
June 26 2015 12:11 PMBrands Are Draping Their Logos in Rainbows to Celebrate Gay Marriage
The Slatest
June 26 2015 10:30 AMThe Beautiful Closing Paragraph of Justice Kennedy’s Gay Marriage Ruling
Outward
June 19 2015 8:30 AMIf the Supreme Court Rules Against Gay Marriage, Utter Chaos Could Ensue
Jurisprudence
June 11 2015 4:25 PMWho Do the Justices Want to Be President?The answer to that question may impact how they vote in two huge cases.
Amicus
May 25 2015 10:32 AMThe “Making the Case” TranscriptRead Dahlia Lithwick’s conversation with one of the lawyers who argued last months’ big gay-rights case at the Supreme Court.
Political Gabfest
May 1 2015 11:06 AMThe “Can I Get Some of That Clinton Cash?” EditionListen to Slate’s show about the unexplained death of Freddie Gray, the Supreme Court’s gay marriage and death penalty cases, and the week in Democratic politics.
Frame Game
April 28 2015 4:11 PMBiological BaloneyThe glaring contradiction at the heart of the anti-gay marriage argument.
Jurisprudence
April 27 2015 12:19 PMNot All Must RiseMany of the people who will witness Supreme Court history paid a ton for the privilege.

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