Marriage & the Family

Domestic Partnerships: A response to recent proposals on civil unions

The latest report from The Iona Institute looks at proposals to give greater recognition and protection to cohabiting couples, provides the arguments in favour of marriage, and puts forward a means of preserving the special status of marriage while giving certain protections to other couples. Click on the image on the right to download the...

The attack on the biological family

Philosopher Brenda Almond discusses the philosophical trends undermining the notion that the biological basis of the family has any special significance.