Perhaps on paper, but not in reality.
Approval of polygamy has doubled in a recent survey.
50 American Orthodox rabbis on the RFRA.
“No one ought to be compelled to affirm as true a religious tenet he took to be false.”
Religion here is a tool of oppression. There it’s just a quaint cultural affectation.
As rising anti-Semitism and other evils demonstrate, political correctness does not make people “correct”; instead, it makes terrible politics.
A reply to my respondents.
Sam Schulman is wrong; same-sex marriage is simple, sacred, and very Jewish indeed
Or is it more similar to Christian marriage than Sam Schulman suggests?
The greater threat to Jewish mores stems not from same-sex marriage but from heterosexual promiscuity.
The Reform and Conservative branches of the Jewish religious world have been eager to institute gay marriage. The only outlier is Orthodoxy. What's at stake?
Pace Joseph Bottum, the threat of cultural isolation is not a good enough reason for conservative religions to abandon their opposition to gay marriage.
If America’s religious institutions mean to retain the traditional definition of marriage, they must start building legal firewalls now.