Three public health reasons why marriage equality is a great idea


Croakey, April 20, 2017

In the post below, republished with permission from his blog, Sydney epidemiologist Gideon Meyerowitz-Katz shows that, on health grounds alone, the government is obliged to act urgently:

Here are three reasons why marriage equality is a win for public health and society in general.

1. For the kids

The first go-to argument that any traditional marriage campaigner will rush to is that they aren’t really denying gay people the chance to marry for themselves; they’re doing it for the children.


By J Pope

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