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#28: Our schools guide

#27: Child of gay parents

Helpful reference:
http://www.lifesitenews.com/news/not-all-children-raised-by-gay-parents-support-gay-marriage-i-should-know-i/

#26: Just the start

Helpful reference:
http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/politics/10200636/I-want-to-export-gay-marriage-around-the-world-says-David-Cameron.html

#25: Church to be sued

Helpful references:
http://www.chelmsfordweeklynews.co.uk/news/10617202.Gay_dads_campaign_for_church_wedding/
PDF http://c4m.org.uk/downloads/legalopinionsummary.pdf

#24: The way ahead

#23: Teacher under investigation

Helpful references:
http://www.publications.parliament.uk/pa/ld201314/ldhansrd/text/130619-0003.htm#1306209000258
http://www.publications.parliament.uk/pa/cm201213/cmpublic/marriage/memo/m97.htm
http://www.scotsman.com/news/politics/top-stories/warning-for-teachers-over-criticising-gay-marriage-1-2974649

#22: We will carry on

#21: Male ‘wives’, female ‘husbands’

Helpful reference:
PDF http://www.publications.parliament.uk/pa/bills/lbill/2013-2014/0029/en/14029en.pdf

#20: Government blocking protections

Helpful reference:
http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2342893/New-law-protect-gay-marriage-critics-Act-help-believe-marriage-man-woman.html

#19: Two-tier marriage

Helpful references:
http://js.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2327224/Lord-Ashcroft-warns-Tories-verge-spiral-irrelevance-Cameron-faces-revolt.html
PDF http://www.parliament.uk/documents/joint-committees/human-rights/JCHR_Transcript_140513.pdf

#18: Flaky quad lock

Helpful reference:
PDF http://www.comres.co.uk/polls/Teacher_Poll_Results_WEIGHTED_1_Feb_2013.pdf

#17: Great for kids

Helpful reference:
http://www.centreforsocialjustice.org.uk/media-centre/press-releases-2012-13/press-release-22

#16: It’s not over yet

#15: Reckless haste

Helpful references:
http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2305150/Rebel-MPs-accuse-Tory-blackmail-expenses-secrets-Camerons-enemies-gay-marriage-claim-intimidation-Chief-Whip.html
http://conservativehome.blogs.com/thetorydiary/2013/05/by-paul-goodman-no-political-party-should-alter-a-bedrock-institution-without-the-following-conditions-applying-especially.html

#14: It won’t strengthen marriage

Helpful references:
http://www.guardian.co.uk/lifeandstyle/2009/sep/19/divorce-law-history
http://www.guardian.co.uk/news/datablog/2010/jan/28/divorce-rates-marriage-ons
PDF http://tinyurl.com/bsmf5v7
PDF http://tinyurl.com/d7e3lys

#13: It affects us all

Helpful references:
PDF http://www.americanvalues.org/pdfs/parenthood.pdf
http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/worldnews/europe/spain/1512344/Hows-your-Progenitor-A.html
http://www.nationalreview.com/articles/301641/canadian-crackdown-michael-coren?pg=2
PDF http://c4m.org.uk/downloads/legalopinionsummary.pdf
PDF http://c4m.org.uk/downloads/secondreadingbriefing.pdf

#12: Public opinion

Helpful reference:
PDF http://www.comres.co.uk/polls/Marriage_Tables_March_2012.pdf

#11: Equality already exists

Helpful reference:
PDF http://www.comres.co.uk/polls/Catholic_Voices_Marriage_Poll_Data_Tables.pdf

#10: More than love

#09: Undemocratic

Helpful references:
http://skynews.skypressoffice.co.uk/newstranscripts/adam-boulton-talks-david-cameron-about-election-and-his-plans-if-conservatives-form-
http://www.pinknews.co.uk/2010/05/04/david-cameron-not-planning-to-legalise-gay-marriage/
PDF https://www.gov.uk/government/uploads/system/uploads/attachment_data/file/133258/consultation-document_1_.pdf
http://www.independent.co.uk/news/uk/home-news/david-cameron-presented-with-antigay-marriage-petition-signed-by-500000-7844717.html
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XCZFJJnrAok
http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/politics/9425174/We-will-legalise-gay-marriage-by-2015-says-David-Cameron.html

#08: A respectful debate

Helpful references:
http://youtu.be/Hfa3NP1SJ84
http://www.dailymail.co.uk/debate/article-2158416/I-m-gay-man-opposes-gay-marriage-Does-make-ME-bigot–Mr-Cameron.html
http://www.pinknews.co.uk/2009/07/01/ben-summerskill-lots-of-gay-and-lesbian-people-dont-actually-want-marriage/
http://www.stonewall.org.uk/media/current_releases/4662.asp
http://www.pinknews.co.uk/2010/09/20/stonewall-update/
http://outrage.org.uk/2010/09/stonewall-undermines-campaign-for-gay-marriage/

#07: All to play for

Helpful reference:
PDF http://www.comres.co.uk/polls/Same-Sex_Marriage_Peers_Final_Data_Tables_21_Dec_2012.pdf

#06: Just a small step?

Helpful reference:
http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/uknews/9190155/We-dont-need-to-get-married-says-gay-MP.html

#05: Free speech

Helpful references:
http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/uknews/law-and-order/9260335/Storm-as-Law-Society-bans-conference-debating-gay-marriage.html
http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2219769/A-Christian-demoted-job-posting-opposition-gay-marriages-Facebook-taken-employer-court.html
http://www.nationalreview.com/articles/301641/canadian-crackdown-michael-coren
http://www.torontosun.com/2011/05/12/goddard-firing-is-scary–business

#04: Impact on schools

Helpful references:
http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2167472/Schools-teach-pupils-gay-marriage-passed-law.html#axzz2KDlocAOo
http://www.lifesitenews.com/news/toronto-school-board-parents-cant-opt-kids-out-of-pro-homosexual-curriculum
PDF http://www.canadianvalues.ca/SCC/TDSB_Equity%20_%20InclusiveCurriculum_Seepage%2010%20_.pdf
http://www.torontosun.com/2012/09/25/poster-not-about-polygamy-tdsb
http://news.nationalpost.com/2011/10/08/what-should-your-kids-be-learning-about-sex-in-school

#03: Further redefinitions

Helpful references:
http://www.brusselsjournal.com/node/301
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-latin-america-19402508
http://www.lifesitenews.com/news/toronto-school-board-poster-promotes-polygamy/
http://www.theaustralian.com.au/news/features/three-in-marriage-bed-more-of-a-good-thing/story-e6frg6z6-1226218569577

#02: Why is marriage worth preserving?

#01: What is C4M?