June 27, 2011
Just because someone doesn’t love the same way as you do does not make them wrong or make them crazy, it makes them unique. Majority of people around the world feel that marriage should be between a man and a woman and that gays should not have that right because they believe being gay is morally wrong. If being gay is morally wrong then why are their gay people? That is like saying being white is morally wrong. People honestly who believe this don’t really stop and think outside the box and think that what is in the bible is right. If you look at the ethical reason behind why people believe that gay marriage is wrong, it is purely due to discrimination. There are no real reasons why gay …show more content…
Currently same-sex marriage is illegal in most states and on the federal level, but some states, cities and employers offer marriage benefits to same-sex partners, such as in the form of civil unions or domestic partnership. A civil union is a legal entity that offers same-sex couples the same legal rights and benefits as marriage. A domestic partnership is a legal or personal relationship between two individuals who live together and share a common domestic life but are neither joined by marriage nor a civil union. Some gays don’t mind having these rights but they feel it is not the same as having the same right as to being married like heterosexual couples.
The issue of who can or cannot marry has been a prior topic of discrimination in the United States before. Marriage of African Americans and whites were prohibited by