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EH 101 Jones “The Case for (Gay) Marriage Response” - Blended Response Gay marriage discussions are highly present in our society. Student writer, A.J. Chavez argues that not only should marriage occur between a man and a woman, but also the same sex. He articulates his thoughts on how if the same sex feels the same way a straight couple feels, and then it shouldn’t be a problem. However, our society uses religious views and traditional morals to restrain gay marriage. Apparently, we as a nation...

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Gay, Defined

definition: Gay (adj.) merry: happy and carefree; brightly ornamental or colorful; homosexual. (n.) A homosexual. (“gay”) Synonymous definition: Gay (syn.) merry, lighthearted, joyful, cheerful, sprightly, jolly, happy, joyous, gleeful, jovial, colorful, bright. (“gay”) Negative definition: Gay (adj.) unhappy, lacking color, heavyhearted Because of the literal definition of the word, people that are homosexual are often seen as “colorful” and “cheerful”. Etymological Definition: Gay (n) usually...

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Gay Marriage

Gay Marriage Hello Teacher and Classmate, I want to talk to you about gay marriage I am a pro-gay marriage person. Some people feel as though gay marriage is fine and some people feel as is it the worst thing to do. Gay people aren’t hurting people they go about their business just like everybody else, Then again I understand why people are against gay marriage they don’t want their kids growing up thinking it’s okay to be dating the same sex. If a person is in love with someone then they...

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Gay rights

Words and phrases like “faggot,” “dyke,” “no homo,” and “so gay” are used casually in everyday language, despite promoting the continued alienation, isolation and — in some tragic cases — suicide of sexual and gender minority. The word "faggot" is used over 10 million times a year on Twitter. The countless times that those sexuality slurs are used on social media doesn't even compare to the use of them in day to day conversations with your friends during passing periods. How would it make...

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Gay Marrige

Gay Marriage SOC: 120 Introduction to Ethics & Social Responsibility Instructor: Today the topic of gay marriage is an ongoing debate. There are many people that believe gay marriage is not a huge deal while others think that it is the most horrific thing on earth. There are many states that ban gay marriage but in the same regards there are some states that allow this union. Gay marriage is as an ethical issue because it goes against most peoples norms. This issue has caused an undeniable...

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Gay Love

some people don't get those rights simply because they're gay. Congress combines church and state to make marriage illegal. But, people have different religions, different beliefs, and different views on everything. Banning gay marriage violates a person's constitutional freedom. The constitute states, "Congress shall make no law respecting an establishment of religion." Church and state are being combined to rule out marriage for gays. Same sex marriage is illegal in all fifty states, and the...

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Gay Marriage

the right to get married. Gays’ desire of marriage conflicts with the values and the concepts of marriage. But marriage is really about a union, a union in which two people support, love, and care for one another. Homosexuals should be able to marry and the definition of marriage should be redefined. Same sex couples should be allowed to publicly celebrate their commitment in the same way as heterosexual couples. By not allowing same sex couples the right to marry, gays and lesbians will be stigmatized...

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Gays in the Military

The United States military should encourage the fact that gays can now openly serve for their country. Gay Americans were not always encouraged to join the U.S. military. In the past, gays were not even allowed to sign up to fight for their country because America made it illegal. Even though this is wrong, people would often use it to their advantage to get out of a draft for war. The United States military up until not to long ago, had a policy of don’t ask don’t tell. Sexual orientation should...

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Gays in the Military

Don’t Ask Don’t Tell Gays in the Military Edward McIntosh D01644587 There will always be strong feelings and debates concerning the topic of homosexuals serving in the United State Military. One thing is certain, things have changed. Is it for better or worse? That is up for the individual to decide. Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell is the name for the former official U.S. policy (1993–2011) regarding the service of homosexuals in the military. The term was coined after Pres. Clinton in 1993 signed a...

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Gay Marriage

By: Valerie Tickles Soc 215 Business Ethics December 4, 2008 Gay and Lesbians Marriages What is “Gay”? Some would say that it means being happy, joyful, merry, lively, and full of sprit. But the topic that I speak of refers to a person’s sexuality, having a sexual attraction to persons of the same sex. Is this ethical? As a nation...

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