The United Kingdom's multitude of "equality" provisions will protect nearly anyone born with a disability, although it is perfectly legal to prevent disabled people from being born, up to the point of birth (simply because they have a disability).
Arguments offered in support of the British Government's push to redefine marriage illustrate the illogical foundation on which the endeavor rests. In fact, the government's own arguments show the true danger that marriage will face if those trying to redefine it are successful.
The British are free to insult each other once again! Amazing as it seems, for over 25 years the use of "insulting words or behaviour" has been a criminal offense in England and Wales. However, on Monday, January 14, the British government agreed to remove the word "insulting" from section 5 of the Public Order Act after a longstanding campaign by civil rights groups.