Essay Homosexuality Is Not A Privilege

1390 Words Mar 9th, 2016 null Page
As a society in the 21st century, we are still confused and dazed about what should be determined as a gender based. One should not be discriminated based on his or her sexual orientation, because his or her religious belief taught him or her to not believe in something that seemed out of the norm, or that having multiple identities is problematic. Gender identity and sexual orientation are two different aspects of why they are not the same. These are the findings as to why our orientation and gender are complex.
Key Words: Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, Heterosexual, Homosexual, Self-Concept

Today’s society is becoming more accepted of homosexuality. Society, not as a whole but as a part, likes to place everyone in a certain category and is not very accepting if one goes on to do things out of the norm and out of script of who they are supposed to be. It is important to realize that homosexuality is not a privilege in our society. Most religious views about homosexuality are negative and are seen as a stigma. Sexual orientation comes in multiple identities and not just one. Sexual orientation and identity are a complex behavior. Our orientation is how we feel (on the inside?) and our identity is how we are expressed on the outside. I believe orientation is the internal feelings and identity is our external self of who are. There are other arguments that being homosexual is a choice; we choose our own orientation. What makes sexual orientation a…

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