Writers and bloggers are hammering away at the Justice Department’s decision, under President Obama and Attorney General Eric Holder’s direction, to stop defending the Defense of Marriage Act in federal court. They have essentially decided to abandon the law.
For the various reasons given for why this is an affront to liberty and justice, the most important was pointed out by the Manhattan Declaration’s own Dr. Robert George.
As reported by CNA, “he said Holder’s statement was ‘dripping with animus’ against people who believe that marriage is ‘the conjugal union of husband and wife.’”
“He treats that belief as if it were a mere prejudice, as though it is motivated by a desire to cause harm to people…Of course, nothing could be further from the truth. It is a legitimate moral belief that has informed our law throughout history.” READ MORE at the ManhattanDeclaration.org blog...