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Same Sex Marriage Essay

  • Submitted by: sarahmsadasdasd
  • on November 25, 2012
  • Category: Social Issues
  • Length: 492 words

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Why do so many states disapprove of same sex marriage? How many states approve of it now?

The reason I'm addressing this essay about same sex marriage is because I believe that people should have the right to be "gay". People should not be going around making fun of people because their choice of life isn’t how you were raised. I see people everyday girls and girls, guys and guys kissing, holding hands & people going around making fun of them!   People daily call them dikes, fags, pansies and many more. How do you think they feel about this? Why do so many states disapprove of same sex marriage? Same sex marriage is either not accountable with their religion or they just don’t think it’s right to allow gays on the streets.
Obama finally approved of same sex marriage after years. He had no idea how many same sex marriages and relationships there were in the 20's. How could he not know how many gay people there are if he had gay friends "Those who know President Obama are quick to defend what has seemed at times like an unexpectedly gnarled sector of his social conscience: he didn't know many gay people until he was well into his late 20s, and had few gay friends until he became a national politician, and is temperamentally quite conservative, even as he is transformative liberal on just about every other issue."(ambinder) Obama and every other president had different views on same sex marriage. Even though the president has different views on it, I still think it should be necessary to legalize it.   Same sex marriage is only legal in 6 states, District of Columbia, Massachusetts, Connecticut, Vermont, Iowa, New Hampshire and New York. Civil unions are legal in New Jersey, Illinois, Delaware, Rhode Island and Hawaii. Civil partnerships also give couples the right to have joint bank accounts, live in the same house, and pay bills together. Homosexual couples are allowed to do most of this in all states. Marriage benefits should be for all couples. Not just...

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