Should Same-Sex Marriages be Legalized? Heterosexual couples. The protest turned into a violent incident and one teenager had been killed in a fight between rival gangs. Now, marriage has changed to something individual centered, but you cannot deny the possibility that people do not consider family background anymore.
Contextual Background Marriage is traditionally viewed as the legal union of a man and woman as husband and wife. Proponents of legal gay marriage contend that gay marriage bans are discriminatory and unconstitutional, and that same-sex couples should have access to all the benefits enjoyed by different-sex couples.
Con 1 The institution of marriage has traditionally been defined as being between a man and a woman. As explained by David S. The practice of homosexuality is not one that has recently developed, but rather, it has been around since the ancient cultures of Greece and Rome.
The number of child adoptions should increase since gay couples cannot pro-create although some might see an increase in gay adoptions as an argument against same-sex marriages. It would weaken the definition and respect for the institution of marriage.
Though gay marriage wasn't legal until the s, gay couples were getting married on TV shows in the s.
The number of child adoptions should increase since gay couples cannot pro-create although some might see an increase in gay adoptions as an argument against same-sex marriages. It was common practice for a male to take on a young boy as his lover until he reached maturity where he would, in turn, take on another young boy as his lover.
Following the Massachusetts decision, gay marriages occurred across the nation from San Francisco to New York. I agree to the Terms of Services and Privacy Notice. Rather, anthropological research supports the conclusion that a vast array of family types, including families built upon same-sex partnerships, can contribute to stable and humane societies.