Our society excesses of equality or equal opportunity. We have become practical in our thinking, for education has taught us to do so. Yet for a society that prides themselves on being superior in intelligence, technology and equality that we still discriminate against gay people and their right to marriage. Same-sex marriage is a big issue in the United States, some are against it some are for it. There are negative and positive reasons why society thinks it should be legal or illegal. The only thing that matters in a marriage is love. Marriage is a commitment between two people that love each other and want to share the rest of their life with each other. Originally that is what has been thought in American history. So it shouldn’t matter if the couple is two women or two men. So why not allow same sex marriage?
Same-sex marriages have family values and strong family benefits that some straight marriages lack, such as being more open-minded and accepting. Gay couples have even been proven to have stronger emotional bonds than straight couples.Same sex couples just want the benefits of being married like everyone else and there is no proof saying that it is wrong for them to have those benefits. By not allowing them to marry, America is depriving same sex couples of their rights to care for each other and provide for each other. A common married couple gets benefits on health, gets to make decisions that are best for