Gay Rights

By Shay Aitken-Geddes

Same Sex Marriage

In June 2015 Supreme court ruled no one can banned same sex marriages.

Most Countries do not legally recognize same sex marriages.

They also declared that no state needed to recognize the relationship between people or the same sex marriage. Since 1970 several U.S States and number of canadian cities passed laws on people being discriminated on homosexuality. Theses laws forbid discrimination on employment in housing and other activities. In 1980’s there was a setback in the moment mostly because of the AIDS Epidemic.

Gay Rights Movement.

Gay Rights Movement refers to the efforts to rights and obtains equality for people who are homosexuality (sexually attracted by there own sex.) This Topic became a national spread with Politicians and Religious group's talking about this. Many People are on 2 sides One side saying Good that its okay and we stand by you and other side is were people who are gay bisexual and transgender are being discriminate aginest and being judged for who they like/love. Common thing that being brought up is that its Unconstitutional. "All men are created equal". If this is true why are they being distracted againest. Many Religious groups are against it saying its un holy and that its aginest there beliefs. But what a lot of people are saying that is "How is my sexual orientation affect you in this slightest.

History of it all...

In June 2015 Supreme court ruled no one can banned same sex marriages. But way before this Early 1920’s Communities of homosexuals started gathering in Urban areas. Gay Rights Movement is to educate society about gay issues on the world Encourage gays to declare and express there sexuality. Many homophile organizations protested against police harassment.

  • Used Lawsuits to define Gay Rights

  • Gay Rights became active topic in Political Parties.

Some Groups that are in this movement.

  • The movement has Journalist Artist Politicians

  • Religious groups
  • Female homosexuals {are called Lesbians}
  • Transgender People
  • Bisexual People
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What do theses words mean?



  • Female homosexuals {are called Lesbians}
  • Transgender People : Someone who has a mind of one gender and the body of the opposite gender. They think and feel they are this oppsite gender.
  • Bisexual People : Someone who likes both sexes
  • Hate Crimes: Victim is being targeted for there sexual orientation

Citations

ARTICLE CITATIONS

Weinberg, Martin S. "Homosexuality." World Book Student. World Book, 2016. Web. 10 May 2016.

Haider-Markel, Donald P. "Same-sex marriage." World Book Student. World Book, 2016. Web. 9 May 2016.

Haider-Markel, Donald P. "Gay rights movement." World Book Student. World Book, 2016. Web. 9 May 2016.

PICTURES


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