Indeed, Paul Parkerwho speaks for the Quakers, said that the first same-sex marriage in a Quaker meeting will be. They might not have the same name, but they are equal. In so much as the Bill is an answer to any question, it may be an attempt to meet the perception that civil partnerships are somehow not enough.
As she will recognise, in the s the men and women who attended those first Quotes about same sex marriage in Stourbridge marches in Trafalgar square following Stonewall were beaten by the police while this House looked in the other direction.
But it could also mean quotes about same sex marriage in Stourbridge marriage is between equals. People do not deserve to live in that way, so this is fundamentally about mutual respect. This is an area where time ran out in the discussions, and I hope that the Government will be open to some further drafting changes if they can be agreed during the passage of the Bill.
Friend, who has taken a lot of interventions. May I suggest very gently to the hon. Millions will be watching us today—not just gay people, but those who want to live in a society where people are treated equally and accepted for who they are.
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Ahead of this, rumours are circulating the Westminster lobby that a Tory MP will dramatically out himself or herself? What does my right hon. What proportion of the Muslim community responded to the consultation? This is an irrelevance, and it should not be pursued through the House, least of all with a three-line Whip on a programme motion that gives us no real opportunity to debate it.
Let us get away from the ridiculous mentality that too often pervades arguments on sensitive issues: that if someone is for some reason not in favour of a specific issue, they are against the whole cause—that if someone is not in favour of gay marriage, they must be homophobic or against equality.
I think all the statistics show that there is the support there in the country and I don't think you should really pre-judge the vote today.