The Importance Of Gay Marriage

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Register to read the introduction… One of the clearest differences is how these newer generations view same-sex marriage. Millennials are those who were born from 1980 to the present. Almost sixty percent favor gay marriage compared to the Silent generation who were those born from 1928- 1945 where only thirty three percent favor gay marriage (Generations, Social Issues and Religion). Gay marriage will not become an accepted issue to older generations because they were raised being taught it was wrong, and that is was a disease and could eventually be cured. Although not all adults from older generations are closed-minded “Our journey is not complete until our gay brothers and sisters are treated like anyone else under the law, for if we are truly created equal, then surely the love we commit to one another must be equal, as well” (President Barack Obama). With greater amounts of population from newer generations supporting same-sex marriage, equality is …show more content…
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