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By David Keene
Allowing states to innovate could reduce dependency on bureaucracy
Topic - Bryce Christensen
" to participate in, Mr. Christensen writes.
I will leave that (deeply contested) civil rights argument aside for now and instead highlight an article that says heterosexuals opened the door to gay marriage: Long before gay couples asked for marriage licenses, the institution of marriage itself already had been "radically redefined" by activists, judges, academics and others, says Bryce Christensen, English professor at Southern Utah University, in a 2004 paper called "Why Homosexuals Want What Marriage Has Now Become."