Poland's parliament defeated draft laws on Friday that would have given limited legal rights to homosexual couples, a setback for liberals trying to challenge conservative moral attitudes in the devoutly Catholic country.Poland has been grappling with issues such as gay rights, abortion, legalization of soft drugs and the role of the church in public life as younger Poles seeking a more secular society clash with a deeply religious older generation.The lower house of parliament rejected three bills that would have legalized civil unions, including narrowly defeating one proposed by a member of the ruling Civic Platform that would have given limited rights to unmarried partners, including ability to inherit property. ...read more: http://www.reuters.com/article/2013/01/25/us-poland-homosexuals-idUSBRE90O0LU20130125
_________________SI Moderator - Greg Gordon
Thank God for Poland showing more sense than secular-protestant American and Western Europe.My unbelieving grandmother would have fainted just hearing about someone discussing such a subject. I don't think we can stop such a flood of dissipation for long. But we can snatch some out of it.
How ironic; "He who laughs last, laughs loudest."Now who's the jokes on?