But did you know that this is a form of discrimination? That’s right. There are many homosexual couples being denied the right to marry because of their sexual orientation. Same-sex marriage is between two people of the same sex or gender identity. As same-sex couples in today’s world, couples are vulnerable to physical and emot... ... middle of paper ... ...posterity who will influence society and the freedom these people will have.
If an amendment is used to ban such marriage, then that would make it unconstitutional. I do not favor same sex marriage. I feel as if same sex marriage is a sin and that people should avoid living that sinful lifestyle and live right, by God. The amendment mandates that "marriage between one man and one woman is the only domestic legal union that shall be valid or recognized." Opponents of the measure ran ads stressing the impact the language would have on straight North Carolina residents, arguing that the measure would eliminate protections against domestic violence.
After the bill passing in Massachusetts in 2003, thirteen states passed anti-gay-marriage initiatives. Gay right activists are in hopes that states will not follow (... ... middle of paper ... .... Hawthorne, Susan. "A Family Fable." Hecate 30.2 (2004): 127-128. Literary Reference Center.