Since when did the preservation of religious rights require treating minorities like second-class citizens? And how? More on Magazine. In the end, this belief is simply incorrect. Marriage is for Raising Children.
Whether a marriage is between a man and a woman or two people of the same sex, the reasons behind getting married are the same.
However, thus far conservatives have failed to explain how or why treating gays like fully equal citizens and human beings is incompatible with anyone's religious liberty. Married couples can also handle their financial affairs, from banking to taxes, jointly. Opponents of marriage equality usually insist that marriage is only legitimate when it's between a man and a woman. People have been worrying about a great gay rights backlash on-and-off for the past few years, of course.
In other news, Kim Davis picked the day after her buddy Matt Bevin was elected to file her appeal.