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Richard Wolf

Richard Wolf writes for USA Today. 

Blog Posts by Richard Wolf

Posted by Richard Wolf 1 day 12 hours ago
The Supreme Court ruled June 1 that companies cannot discriminate against job applicants or employees for religious reasons, even if an accommodation is not requested.The decision was a defeat for...
Posted by Richard Wolf 2 weeks 9 hours ago
Same-­sex marriage is so last decade in Massachusetts. These days, the earliest pioneers in gay and lesbian matrimony are demonstrating how to raise kids, retire — even divorce.As the Supreme Court...
Posted by Richard Wolf 5 weeks 5 days ago
It is perhaps the most controversial component of the national debate over same-sex marriage: Who should raise children?The judge who wrote the decision upholding gay marriage bans in four Midwest...
Posted by Richard Wolf 6 weeks 1 day ago
State bans on same-sex marriage have been justified based on judicial precedent, states’ rights, regulating procreation, optimal child-rearing, and centuries-old tradition. Those reasons also have...
Posted by Richard Wolf 7 weeks 12 hours ago
Jim Obergefell and John Arthur spent more than two decades living quietly together. They were never gay rights activists. Most of their friends weren’t even gay.“John and I always joked that we were...