U.S. Lags Behind ISIS in Marriage Equality

Today, in Obergefell v. Hodgesthe U.S. Supreme Court recognized same-sex marriage as a fundamental right, immediately authorizing the practice in every state.  However, on this matter, the U.S. falls short of its arch-nemesis ISIS.  As reported here at The Saturnalian last September, ISIS already has the U.S. beat in the area of marriage equality: Continue reading

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ISIS Legalizes Same-Sex Marriage

According to the official website for Middle East expert Walid Shoebat, a leader of the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) married eleven of the men he recruited into the group; thereafter consummating the relationships via anal sex.  This, along with other reports of same-sex marriages in ISIS-controlled lands, appears to suggest that ISIS has legalized same-sex marriage (for some) in the parts of Syria and Iraq that it occupies.   Continue reading