The Pros And Cons Of Same Sex Marriage

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“The government shouldn 't be involved in this because it 's very simple. If you don 't believe in same-sex marriage, then don 't marry somebody of the same sex.” quoted by Wanda Sykes. Same-sex marriage is a sensitive topic to most people. It has long been a long discussed issue since 1972 due to the case of Baker v. Nelson. Same-sex marriage has been legalized in the United States on June 26, 2015. However, this does not mean the problem of allowing it to happen will rise. Gay marriage should not be ostracized since it is two of the same sex because they are citizens in our country as well. Candidates running for 2016 presidency will all have this issue in their campaign. Due to the fact the legalization for same-sex marriage of this year.…show more content…
He has expressed his great distaste in the legalization for gay marriage. Nevertheless, he does understand that is now a nationwide law so therefore it will go into effect. He personally believes that marriage goes along with religious beliefs. In addition, Carson believes that marriage is not a civil-right and believes that the Supreme Court judges who ruled it to be legal should be fired. The discrimination against LGBT Americans and LGBT adoption are also issues that are tied to gay marriage as well. He opposes both and has joked to having gay marriage wedding cakes poisoned by bakers. He has gone far as to compare it to bestiality by using examples of inmates from prison. Carson has no plans to stop it however he does not support it at…show more content…
Huckabee has made several public comments after the Obergerfell v. Hodges case about gay marriage. One of the comments was a plan he had developed to resist gay urges since being a homosexual was unconstitutional in his beliefs. After the ruling of gay marriage, he has stated that it should have been illegal since it makes people confused. Mike Huckabee has stood by his beliefs on this issue for a very long time. Going back to the concentration camp mentioned earlier, he wanted to place gays in camps to see how they would interact with others of “their kind”. Huckabee is against the idea of same-sex marriage and would like to convert

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