Equal Rights for Lgbt

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Equal Rights for LGBT For many years, homosexuals have been discriminated because of their sexual orientation. There are parents who teach their children to look down on homosexuality and that it is seen unnatural. But that was before, now the new generation is still growing so they make their own decisions. This generation is more open-minded and more accepting to new ideas. Homosexuals should be able to live with the same equal rights as everyone in America since this is the country considered the “Land of the Free” or the “Mixing Pot.” African-Americans fought for equal rights and Hispanics fought for equal rights; then why can’t homosexuals also fight? If America wants to live up to their reputation then homosexuals should have…show more content…
Business leaders are filthy rich not because they own a wealthy company but because they have people working for them, homosexuals included. They are “the reason why American business leaders have been [successful],” Jennifer Pizer said (Tate). Homosexuals are still human, there’s no reason to mistreat them. Without homosexuals then the number of adoptions will decrease dramatically. Adoption agencies said about more than 60% of children are adopted by non-heterosexual parents. Many of those kids aren’t always orphaned, some of them were badly abused by parents who ever wanted anything to do with them. If it weren’t for same-sex marriage and gay adoptions laws, then so many kids will be stuck in foster care. If same-sex marriages were enforced then why can’t there be more laws concerning their safety? Aren’t there charities who say they’ll help those in need? But when a homosexual comes up they throw him out like garbage. This world is full of contradictions and hypocrites. No one should be judged based on their race, ethnics, skin color and sexuality. People need to realize that words and actions affect not just gays and lesbians but for all people. There need to be laws to protect gays and lesbians from discrimination. The LGBT should have the right to serve and protect their country since they have been anyways for the past several years. As long as the LGBT are allowed to marry, adopt and able to work without being discriminated then
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