Same Sex Marriage Should Be Legal

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Same sex relationships happen when men and women are attracted to a person of the same gender as themselves. Many people who are against same-sex marriage believe that by these type of marriages deny the reason of life which would be procreation, but, denying same sex couples the legal rights to get married could also mean denying someone the basic rights to enjoy the human benefits, although, allowing same-sex marriages the basic legal rights could mean a threat to what many call a traditional family. It is now 2016 and same-sex marriage is legal in the United States, but was that the correct decision? Should same-sex marriage actually be legal? Same-sex marriage has been becoming legal all around the world, starting from the Netherlands on December 2000, this was the first country to legalize same-sex marriage, the legislation gave them the right to marry, divorce and adopt children. The legislation altered a sentence in the existing civil marriage statute, which now says, “A marriage can be contracted by two people of different or the same sex”; this decision made a huge impact on the gay community all around the world. Homosexuality has always been a very controversial issue here in the United States, there is no doubt about that, although over time acceptance towards homosexuals has been getting better feedback, but, it was not always this way. Early in the 19th century homosexuality was considered a mental disorder, some believed the “disorder” could be reversed with

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