One's skin color, features and sexual orientation do not define him as a person but rather how one learns to deal with the challenges in one's life to turn the challenges into gifts that enhance. 31 arguments against gay marriage (and why they’re all wrong) i have been told my natural urges are a choice i have been told i do not deserve equal rights i have even been told i am going to hell be fixed, as dictated by scripture, most often cited for the sake of healthy child development the love and care homosexual couples. Fortunately for women all over the country, the equal rights amendment, introduced again in the house earlier this year, can fix all that the era would make it illegal for the us government or any state to discriminate against anyone on account of their sex. The constitution gives all citizens equal rights, yet gays do not have the same marital rights as heterosexuals the constitution states that everyone is equal, but just as it was.
Homosexual people do not want to have special privileges they just want to have the same rights as heterosexuals, nothing more, and nothing less homosexuals are a growing minority with nearly a million gays and lesbians identifying themselves as members of same-sex couples in the 2000 census but. Trans people (also) deserve equal treatment 2010-09-08 for many years, nordic and european equality policies have had a strong focus on women’s and homosexual rights now trans people have become the new minority, attracting increasing attention from politicians. Unless you intend to criminalize homosexuality again, you have two law-abiding citizens who pay exactly the same taxes and must obey the same laws as their straight counterparts, but who are being denied equal rights and benefits under the law of the land.
And finally, the law in most states is discriminatory against gays, as they are not afforded the same rights as heterosexuals (ie tax breaks, insurance benefits and over 1,000 other matrimonial. On average, women do not receive equal pay for doing the same jobs men do not only should women receive fair pay because they deserve it, but because it would be good for the us economy. On the day they argue for marriage equality at the supreme court, afer attorneys ted olson and david boies pen an editorial in the wall street journal eloquently stating why gay and lesbian couples deserve equal marital rights nationwidegays deserve equal rights states shouldn’t remain free to discriminate for as long as they wish. Why should we support equal rights for anyone white privilege means just that: you’re superior to everyone else and if they are somehow brought or made equal then they’ve diminished your superiority, because after all, equality is a finite resource and its running out.
Allowing gays the opportunity to get married will increase marriage rates because less couples will get divorced due to incompatibility or infertility legalizing gay marriage will decrease divorce rate because it cannot get any worse than it is right now. All the countries that grant gays equal rights and marriage are : us gay men and women deserve to be treated the same as anybody else, because they are the same as everyone else gay rights , from ‘don’t ask , don’t tell’ to marriage. Top 10 reasons why same sex relationships deserve equal respect 5 years ago by hasan abbas 0 the world is changing fast not just in the terms of technology but also in terms of lifestyle and mentalities.
The same is obviously true for gays and lesbians who have been unable to persuade congress to give them full equal rights and cannot get married in over forty states. The stigma may have deep roots but as the gay rights movement progresses, so will understanding and acceptanceit is a prejudice to believe that consequences of the legalization of gay marriage. The aclu works to ascertain that lgbt people have equal opportunity to participate plenarily in civil society no lgbt person should experience discrimination in employment, housing, or in businesses and public places, or the suppression of their free expression or privacy rights.
We deserve to ask these candidates to square their policy platforms and rhetoric against the hard facts of inequality and unequal opportunity across detroit's diverse neighborhoods -- from blue. No more stalling – both gay and straight couples deserve equality now peter tatchell the equal love campaign won't let up until the bans are lifted on same-sex marriage and opposite-sex civil.
Should homosexuals have equal rights 77% say yes 23% say no we are a secular nation of freedom and opportunity, with no institutionalized favoritism for any particular ethnicity, class, sex, etc so why should we treat anyone as a 2nd class citizen for being gay and eve not adam and steve he made them for each other not for eve to. Lgbt rights the lgbt movement advancement project provides a broad range of messaging resources equal opportunity remove unfair barriers why talking about rights, benefits or what gay people deserve does not help persuadable voters understand the issues and it tends to sound like you want something different or special for lgbt. That’s why homosexuality is not like other sins jonathan parnell ( @jonathanparnell ) is the lead pastor of cities church in minneapolis–st paul, where he lives with his wife, melissa, and their seven children.