Changes in the Family

Same-sex marriage


Same-sex marriage has varied by jurisdiction, going into;

  • legislative changes to marriage laws,
  • court challenges based on constitutional guarantees of equality,
  • or a combination of the two.

The recognition of same-sex marriages is;

  • a civil right
  • equality
  • human rights
  • political
  • social
  • moral
  • and religious issue in many nations.

Same-sex marriage and the family

In the United States, an estimated 1 million to 9 million children have at least one lesbain or gay parent. Scientists research steadly shows that lesbian and gay parents are as fit and capable as heterosexual parents, and their children are as psychologically healthy and well-adjusted as children reared by heterosexual parents, according to scientific literature reviews published. The American Psychological Association reports that some studies suggest parenting skills of gays and lesbians might be "superior."


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