He explains that homosexual couples that are not allowed to marry are denied tax breaks, group insurance, and pension programs (Stoddard, 1988, p. 551). These are important grounds,... ... middle of paper ... ... wish, but may not be allowed to marry them. To the government, marriage is a legal contract and love is an emotional connection. Stoddard uses many successful techniques to support his major claim that gay marriage should be made legal. He misuses a few techniques, but overall his paper was a success.
His argument is very reasoning to his defence and he eats so many reason to why the work works in its evil ways of discrimination. He wants everyone to that, it's very easy to not be very discriminated by the way you look but the way your skin color. Mr. King is very descriptive of his words and his meaning for them. He can really make the world change if everyone really did follow. King's reason for the speech is because he is trying to make a difference, he is a very good well taught speaker and he speaks with so much enthusiasm and nothing could really stop him from anything he's
In the 1969 Stonewall Riots of gays in Greenwich Village, a lesbian and gay political movement against discrimination of their lifestyle led to homosexuals fighting for their rights (Carter, 2004). This movement and... ... middle of paper ... ... New York, NY: Hereck, G. M. (2006). Legal recognition of same-sex relationships in the United States. American Psychologist, 61, 607-621 Human rights campaign 2013 annual report. (2013 ).
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ü Public affirmation of homosexual identity (coming out in public). · Problems: Employment discrimination, arrests, political conservatism, economic entrenchment, and lack of attention to sexism and racism. A GAY RIGHTS MOVEMENT (1970s): · Reformative politics: Rather than try to destroy the old in order to build something new, they sought recognition and inclusion in American society. ü Gay Activist Alliance (GAA). ü From liberation to activism.
William Bennett, editor of The Book of Virtues and co-director of Empower America, responded to an article that Andrew Sullivan had written supporting gay marriage in America. Bennett started out by first issuing two key points as to what divides the proponents and opponents of same-sex marriages. The two articles are derived from Sibylle Gruber’s Constructing Others: Constructing Ourselves edition. Bennett notions that legalizing same-sex marriage would weaken the meaning of it and outlines what the basic concept of marriage is. Throughout the article Bennett argues why same-sex marriage should not be legalized by moving from religion to the traditional concept of marriage between men and women, which he claims has a 4,000 year old history.