Gay Rights In The Military

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Gay rights in the military
Gay rights and the military have been a controversial topic for many years and has caused a great deal of disputed among people. Everyone has their own views and reasons why they believe a certain way. You have people who believe that they should be able to join and do whatever they want, and you have the people who are completely against the ideal of allowing them in the United States military. I believe that gays should be allowed in the military but should not be allowed any cosmetic surgeries such as sex change because if we do not allow them to serve than we are losing many valuable people, many people do not agree with is and it is very costly to perform surgeries.
I believe that every person should be able to serve our country if they desire to do so. It is very wrong of any person to be denied the ability to serve in our armed forces because of their beliefs. I believe that they are entitled to everything any other person is because they are normal people and should be given the rights as everyone else without discrimination. "’Our mission is to defend this country, and we don't want barriers unrelated to a person's qualification to serve preventing us from recruiting or retaining the soldier, sailor, airman or Marine who can best accomplish the mission.’(Lamothe, 2016)" If we do not allow them to serve in the branches of the military then we are actually hurting ourselves and the

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