They are the same war.

Jag hoppas att ni läser Andrew Sullivan nu, han skriver starkt, passionerat och engagerat om sin syn i äktenskapsdiskussionerna i USA och presidentens tafflande på konstitutionen.

Och nej, "registrerat partnerskap" räcker inte.
When people talk about "gay marriage," they miss the point. This isn't about gay marriage. It's about marriage. It's about family. It's about love. [...] Putting gay relationships in some other category - civil unions, domestic partnerships, civil partnerships, whatever - may alleviate real human needs, but, by their very euphemism, by their very separateness, they actually build a wall between gay people and their own families.