Gay Procreation Argument

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Register to read the introduction… If homosexuals were allowed to marry, it would make it easier for them to adopt and provide stable homes for children who would otherwise be left in foster care. There are an enormous amount of children out there who got left behind by their parents and just need a loving family. Homosexuals can fulfill that need for these deprived children and have no other choice but to adopt because they cannot reproduce by themselves. Studies show that kids raised by homosexual parents are knowledgeably the same, if not more advanced, than kids raised by heterosexual parents. Giving a child a home is the right thing to do if you’re gay or not, so being a gay parent should not be looked down …show more content…
Procreation is when opponents of gay marriage argue that the institution of marriage is essentially in place to assist with procreation and the raising of children. They reason that because two people of the same sex cannot procreate that they should not be allowed to marry. While the production of children may indeed be a feature of many heterosexual marriages, the capacity to procreate does not determine the legal power of such marriages. There are many married straight couples who cannot biologically have children or who choose not to. The procreation argument ignores the fact that people marry for a wide range of reasons unrelated to procreation such as love, friendship and …show more content…
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