TITLE

WHILE WE'RE AT IT

PUB. DATE
August 2004
SOURCE
First Things: A Monthly Journal of Religion & Public Life;Aug/Sep2004, Issue 145, p97
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Comments on various issues pertinent to Christianity and public philosophy as of August 204. View that a lesbian couple could be spared the troubles involved in parental rights claims if same-sex marriage, and consequently same-sex divorce, were allowed; Lionization of Paul Ehrlich, who wrote books that made false predictions about global food supply; Ethnic cleansing and vandalism carried out by the Albanian Muslims against Orthodox Christians in Kosovo.
ACCESSION #
13874586

 

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