Essay on Gay, Lesbian And Transgender Rights

1463 Words Oct 17th, 2016 6 Pages
Gay, Lesbian and Transgender Rights In the United States, there are many different beliefs and ways of life. Some people should not be discriminated against simply based on their sexual orientation. The Catholic Religion believe that being gay, lesbian, and transgender is wrong way, unnatural or immoral. Some people don 't accept that sexual preference. The Declaration of Independence states “We hold these truths to be sacred & undeniable that all men are created equal & independent that equal creation”. It refers the people believe in the importance of equality. Thomas Jefferson believes all men are created equal and therefore there should not be discrimination. As a result the LGBT community must have same rights of all American. According to the article Human Rights Campaign “Endorses Hillary Clinton for President” Clinton is a strong supporter of the LGBTQ non-discrimination legislation. Clinton is fighting for equal rights for everyone. Also, she wants full federal equality for the LGBTQ Americans. For example; The LGBT should have equality rights for employment, housing, and access to public places, federal funding, credit, education and jury service. “While they fight to take us backwards, Hillary Clinton is fighting to advance LGBT equality across our nation and throughout the world” (HRC staff 2). Hillary Clinton wants all nations know about the LGBT rights and equality for them. In 2013, Hillary Clinton supported equal…

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