Homosexual Articles On The Usa Vs. Saudi Arabia

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Samah Alharthi Sara Melton English 121 November 30, 2012 Homosexual Rights in the USA vs. Saudi Arabia. The word Gay originally derived from Germanic word that has a meaning of “joyful, carefree, happy, bright, and showy” in the 17th century. Around the 19th century the word Gay turned out to be referred to a woman who was a prostitute and a gay man was the man who slept with a lot of women (Hiskey). It could be sort of ironical today that a gay man doesn’t sleep with women and a gay woman (Lesbian) doesn’t sleep with men. By 1955, the word gay officially acquired the new added definition of meaning homosexual. According to American Psycho- logical Association who is defined homosexuality as a romantic or sexual attraction or behavior…show more content…
They have the right to equal treatment. The society has to address the importance of equality among people. The discrimination towards these sexual orientations, under any circumstances, is morally wrong, and discrimination based on sexual orientation needs to be addressed. They have the right of privacy and to found a family. The LGBT has the right to get married, adapt children, and have their own normal life. The LGBT never asked for special privileges, but they simply ask for basic rights of equality that every straight person is given. All people created equal and should be given equal rights as a consequence. One right that every person entitled to is the right to marry. Gay Marriage is legalize in twelve countries in the world and part of the US and Mexico. However, some governments of some countries that opposed gays have strict rules about gay marriage based on religious and cultural rules. On October 2011, Pew Research Center for People& Press, made polling on the issue of the same- sex marriage. They found the public divides almost evenly: 46% favor allowing gays and lesbians to marry legally, while 44% are opposed. Each side of the argument has its cones and pros. The people who for gay marriage think that denying same sex marriage will make a huge debate but by providing homosexual couples with same legal rights as heterosexual couples, can make the equality among people. Also, could be a form of discrimination by
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