Spurious notion of rights will harm children


If I were gay and wanted to give a child a home, my first thought would not be to head off to a Catholic adoption agency. Any more than if I were a man, I would take my medical problems to a well-women clinic. Not unless I was looking for confrontation; not unless I was more concerned about making a statement than achieving my goal. But then gesture politics is at the heart of the escalating row in Britain over whether or not Catholic adoption agencies should be exempt from anti-discrimination legislation - Dani Garavelli

Spurious notion of rights will harm children