Book "The End of Marriage": Author Emilia Roig wants to abolish marriage: "We have to break with the superiority of couples"

Mrs Roig, your son is eight.

Book "The End of Marriage": Author Emilia Roig wants to abolish marriage: "We have to break with the superiority of couples"

Mrs Roig, your son is eight. Suppose he grew up and announced: Mom, I'm getting married. How would you react? I would say if you love the person and think it's the right thing for you, then I'm happy for you: congratulations, son! Whether he will marry a woman or a man would make a difference.

Why? Patriarchy plays a big role in heterosexual relationships. Societal oppression is also reflected in intimate relationships. For example, that the woman earns less. In same-sex relationships, there is a risk of these roles being reproduced, but the danger is not as great.

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