By Hannah Sparks. April 16, pm Updated April 16, pm. Before the Supreme Court ruled in to allow same-sex marriage across the country, 35 other states plus Washington, DC, had already done so locally, starting with Massachusetts in Overall, polls suggest that support for same-sex marriage has steadily climbed, researchers say.
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For a number of years, there has been a contentious public debate in the United States on homosexuality and, more recently, same-sex marriage. Like any other social issue, Americans hold diverse opinions on these two issues. However, a not-so-subtle part of the recent public discourse has been treating these different topics—homosexuality and same sex-marriage—in tandem, rather than separately. This line of reasoning suggests that opposition to gay marriage is synonymous with being anti-gay. But do the data support such a notion?
One does not have to be a homophobe or bigot to believe that the Supreme Court made a tragic error today in creating out of thin air an imaginary right for gay marriage. After all, if gay marriage is a civil right, then anyone who opposes it is guilty of a civil rights violation. We have already seen bakeries, florists, and wedding chapels sued and, in some cases, put out of business because of their refusal to participate in gay wedding ceremonies.
There have been and there always will be arguments for gay marriage. Read through the following article for some details on this sensitive topic. Gay marriage. Many find it weird to even think about it, others look on with cold indifference. It is a common occurrence that this topic will create reactions like these.