Muslims Demand Polygamy In Response To Same Sex Unions

Aug 10, 2016 by

by Virginia Hale, Breitbart: Following the introduction of civil partnerships, Muslim representatives in Italy are now demanding the legalisation of polygamy. Responding to a new law allowing same sex couples to enter civil unions, Hamza Piccardo argued that if gay relationships, which Muslims...

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Dating website finds British men SECOND wives – but owner says he is ‘promoting family values’

Jun 20, 2016 by

by Mike Lockley, Mirror: Muslim Azad Chaiwala, who plans to use his website to find himself two more wives, insists that the service promotes fidelity, morality and old-fashioned family values. A dating website has been set up to help men find second wives, and it already has 35,000 members. It...

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Germany polygamy: Minister says migrants must abide by the law

Jun 16, 2016 by

from BBC News: Germany will not recognise polygamy or marriages involving minors, Justice Minister Heiko Maas has said “No-one who comes here has the right to put his cultural values or religious beliefs above our law,” he told Bild. In some Islamic countries, men are allowed to take...

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Polygamy: Europe’s Hidden Statistic

Jun 5, 2016 by

by Judith Bergman, Gatestone Institute: A few years ago, Sweden’s Center Party, one of the four parties in the center-right governing coalition at the time, proposed legalizing polygamy. The idea caused outrage; the proposal was dropped. The party’s youth division, however, refused to...

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A Muslim pushes for polygamy in the wake of same-sex marriage

May 16, 2016 by

by Michael Cook, MercatorNet: The United Kingdom has a large Muslim population – 5.4 percent, according to the Office of National Statistics, or about 3 million people. Although polygamy is permitted under sharia law, most Muslim men do not have two, three or four wives. In fact, according to “The...

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Why Governments Haven’t, and Shouldn’t, Recognize Polygamy

Apr 26, 2016 by

by  Christopher Kaczor, Public Discourse: Despite the example set by the Biblical patriarchs, Western societies have traditionally outlawed polygamy, for reasons both religious and secular. In his recent book, John Witte Jr. gives a history of the arguments for and against polygamy, making a...

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