The marriage movement has failed (long live the marriage movement), Blankenhorn edition


I don’t know David Blankenhorn, so I can’t really judge whether he’s still a hypocritical opportunist or he’s really transformed into a half-evolved pseudo-moderate. But it doesn’t matter; his movement has failed. Even if he manages to get his fundraising sea-legs back under him again, nothing substantive will come of it.

I will get to the new Blankenhorn treatise in  Washington Monthly . (They retitled his essay from the pompous, “ Marriage Opportunity: The Moment for National Action ” — as it appears on his website — to the more topical but deeply ridiculous, “ Can Gay Wedlock Break Political Gridlock? “) But […]