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    realized all of my preconceptions of homosexual marriage and gay rights were miserably wrong and that from then on, my beliefs on the topic were going to change drastically. That night, my best friend confessed he was gay and his revelation was something my Catholic morals could not digest. I was born into a homophobic family and raised into believing that homosexuals were associated with evil. But how could this be? One of the nicest people I knew was gay? His words were so alien I felt like I was

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    happiness ont eh standards of the American Dream: the ability to achieve economic success. A “normalized” family based on American standards encompasses the idea of marriage and having children. Before the legalization of gay marriage, this “dream” was generally exclusive to heteronormative couples. Slowly, the acceptance of gay marriage as another possibility has opened up the “normalized” family structure to include homosexual couples. The dream is the image of happiness and for those who do not

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    Gay Marriage

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    Gay Marriage In The News In the United States, there is social unrest regarding the government's denial of the right to marry for homosexuals. Plenty of conservatives are completely against gay marriage; and many of liberals are fighting for equal treatment. The neo-Christian politicians are using religious arguments to establish that homosexuality is an abomination. While this may be their belief system, this country was founded on religious freedom, where the people are allowed to worship

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    wholly ashamed of. Gay marriage is legal in all 50 United States, something that has been fought for since the conception of the LGBT movement. In fact, gay couples are routinely being featured on popular television and other forms of media. Some might say that in 2016, the dreams of the rioters in Stonewall have been realized. Marriage rights and the spotlight on nighttime television; equality seems to truly be right on the horizon. If one is a white, cis, gay man, that is. Gay women are features

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    Gay Marriage

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    RWS 305 T 4PM Professor Voth October 13, 2009 Gay Marriage Begins With Separation Our country was built on the foundation of separation between church and state. But has the concrete wall of separation begun to deteriorate? Or was it ever really there at all? As we continuously battle over the rights to same sex marriage, the question of church or state surfaces. It is due time that we examine this matter and decide once and for all if the church should have any opinion in the

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    Gay And Gay Marriage

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    rights of an American. However, not all citizens are afforded equal rights. Gay and lesbians are consistently denied rights that are typically taken for granted by the average American. Specifically, gay and lesbians couples are denied the right to marry even if they are upstanding citizens. They are held at an unfair disadvantage solely because of their sexual orientation. This discrimination must stop because gay and lesbian couples are law-abiding citizens too, who should be afforded the same

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    fter watching the “Kids React to Gay Marriage” video, I was a little surprised that the kids reacted positively on the subject of gay marriage. Furthermore, I did not think that kids were very educated on gay marriage because, like the 7 year old, Sydney said, kids do not usually talk about that topic, but I was astonished at how much was said by the children in the video. The video became interesting to me when the speaker said there is a controversy on whether it is not right to compel a religion

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    We are beings of an era where gay marriage, gay concentration camps, president trump, the blazing gayness of Kristen Stewart and section 377 exists in our very own beloved nation, at the same time akin to a truly disastrous game of Chinese whisper at an awful party (whothefuckplayschinesewhisperanymore) after which we all return to their homes resigned to the realisation that this is the strangest timeline of them all. Regardless, we as queer humans of this rather disorienting generation have much

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    Its time for me to share my opinion and perspective regarding the Supreme Court ruling on gay marriages. Forewarning, this post will be long because I have more than just an opinion to express, but rather a story to tell which will enlighten anyone who chooses to read this as to what my true perspective and opinion regarding gay marriages. (and gay people in general as a Christian) A few months ago I faced a difficult time in my life. I was homeless and I had nowhere to stay with my newborn baby

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    what it means to be a gay man – even if that is not the language that always would be used to describe homosexual behavior in a given place and time. In the United States, gay marriage has been legalized in all 50 states by a federal court ruling, but many Americans do not realize that there is still a long way to go in terms of embracing gay citizens (and the rest of the LGBT community) into the “ societal norm.” Despite the strides that have been taken to legalize marriage for same sex couples,

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