The Temper of a Revolution

A Review of Making Gay Okay: How Rationalizing Homosexual Behavior Is Changing Everything by Robert R. Reilly

As the demand for acceptance of same-sex marriage marches forward, onlookers are increasingly bewildered over the severe punishments meted out for noncompliance, the case of Aaron and Melissa Klein, who have been fined $150,000 for declining to bake a wedding cake for two women, being but one recent example. In Making Gay Okay: How Rationalizing Homosexual Behavior Is Changing Everything, Robert R. Reilly explains why this is happening.

The divide over same-sex marriage is about a lot more than sex. At root, it's a clash between two fundamentally different perceptions of reality. On one hand is the Natural Law understanding, which stretches back to Aristotle. It sees man...


 is Deputy Editor of Salvo and writes on apologetics and matters of faith.

This article originally appeared in Salvo, Issue #31, Winter 2014 Copyright © 2024 Salvo |


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