Should Homosexuals Have The Same Rights?

1106 Words Feb 19th, 2016 5 Pages
Should homosexuals have the same rights as heterosexuals? Regardless of same sex marriage being legal in America, homosexuals have fewer rights than heterosexuals. All people deserve to obtain the same rights and respect regardless of who they choose to love. People are getting disrespected and mistreated all over America, because of which sex they choose to marry. Whether or not one agrees with a person’s sexual orientation or not, it does not give them a right to disrespect and mistreat them. Would it be fair to tell a man and a woman who were in love and legally married, that they are not allowed to adopt a child together? People, who are in love and legally married, are often not allowed to adopt a child, for the sole reason that they married the same sex. Married people, regardless of whom they’ve chosen to marry, have the right to adopt children. Humans that are married to the same sex frequently get denied the right to adopt children as a couple. “However, one-third of agencies would reject a gay or lesbian applicant.” Turning married people down, who would raise, love and parent a child, solely based upon the couples same sex preference, proves an injustice and unfairness to that couple. Same sex couples have the right to marry, which should give them the right to adopt children. Homosexuals should have the right to adopt. By allowing homosexuals the right to adopt, we are giving more children homes. The main concern with homosexuals becoming parents by…
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