The “Sister Wives” folks were recently invited to appear as a panel for a class on marriage and family counselling at the University of Las Vegas and were well received by the students.
The arguments against polyamory, polygamy and other plural relationships almost always comes down to religion in this country: Mormons and Muslims are wrong, one man / one woman Christians are “right”. You see this on every comment forum on every article about polygamy or polyamory on the Internet. So when I came across this article on [...]
The Sister Wives challenge of Utah’s polygamy laws is really about challenging outdated sex laws aimed at polygamists and gays but also affect the consensual adult relationships of others. If the State wants to go after polygamists than let them do so for actual crimes wherein people are harmed physically, emotionally and financially.
Kody Brown and the Sister Wives are challenging Utah’s 121-year old polygamy law, however the laws affect many more people than just polygamists.
Living in Salt Lake City, what percentage of folks that you associate with are Mormon? Is the polyamour that you practice similar to a Mormon and his six wives? If so, how do you differentiate the two? I associate with many Mormons in everyday public life. Many of the people I know in my private [...]