Debating Gay Marriage
For years, the argument was whether gay men and women should be allowed to marry at all. Now, gay marriage is a reality but the debate surrounding the recognition of a union between members of the same sex remains a deeply dividing issue for the American public. Those in favor of the Supreme Court decision, applaud the move as a victory for equal rights for all Americans. Others see the decision as an attack on the very essence of the institution of marriage that solely serves to further weaken an institution that already has massive issues. Ultimately, the issue remains a matter for the highest court to decide and for the American public to debate.
Supporters of the court’s decision argue that denying gays and lesbians