There are considerable mental health and wellbeing benefits conferred upon those in the fortunate position of being able to legally marry. Either way, we're looking at an economic stimulus package of Rudd-like proportions. Emotive arguments and questionable rhetoric often characterise debates over same-sex marriage. Community Community standards Republishing guidelines Friends of The Conversation Research and Expert Database Analytics Events Our feeds Donate Company Who we are Our charter Our team Our blog Partners and funders Resource for media Contact us Stay informed and subscribe to our free daily newsletter and get the latest analysis and commentary directly in your inbox. And now we face an emotionally fraught and potentially divisive postal vote — of dubious constitutional and statistical validity — to attempt to resolve the question of same-sex marriage.
It will also give younger generations a great example of equality among human beings.
5 facts about same-sex marriage
But it's not just the weddings that will boost the economy. However, most studies have found that on these metrics there is no difference between children raised by same-sex or opposite-sex parents. This makes it very complicated for them to create a family, and it leaves more kids orphans, without giving them the opportunity of having parents. And following a recent court rulingTaiwan appears to be on track to join the list. Although it would be irresponsible to suggest the research is unanimous, the majority is either noncommittal unclear conclusions or demonstrates the benefits of same-sex marriage. Our Reserve Bank governor, Philip Lowe, spent most of Friday morning before a parliamentary committee trying to explain the puzzle that is low wages growth.
Jessica Irvine Facebook Twitter. Posts Email Bio jocelynkiley. Marriage is a human right, and it was an institution created for the purpose of celebrating love among partners in front of everybody else. Decrease the Divorce Rate Allowing gays to get married, will only increase marriage rates because a fewer amount of couples will get divorced when there is more compatibility. Married heterosexuals were less distressed than either of these groups.