Same Sex Marriage Persuasive Essay

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Imagine not being able to legally marry the person the love more than anything in this world. Back in the 1900s people who were brave enough to identify as homosexuals were often seen as crimes against nature and were beaten, killed and tortured for trying to love the person they want to be with. Even people today have continued to be beaten, sometimes even to death, fighting for their rights to marry the ones they love. Growing up, people are told to never fight for arguments that are petty; but when it comes to love, life and companionship those are all things worth protesting for. There are people who have gathered from all around the world that come together to fight for marriage equality and equal rights in the world for people who have…show more content…
After years and years of fighting for marriage equality with protests, and avocation America finally passed the bill to legalize same sex marriage. "If you are among the many Americans—of whatever sexual orientation—who favor expanding same-sex marriage, by all means celebrate today's decision. Celebrate the achievement of a desired goal," he wrote. "Celebrate the opportunity for a new expression of commitment to a partner. Celebrate the availability of new benefits. But do not celebrate the Constitution. It had nothing to do with it." (Ariane de Vogue and Jeremy Diamond). People for 46 years who joined from the very first riot to now are able to celebrate by marrying the person they love. The United States has now become the twenty first country to legalize same sex marriage. “The U.S. is now the 21st country to legalize same-sex marriage nationwide, including territories. Married same-sex couples will now enjoy the same legal rights and benefits as married heterosexual couples nationwide and will be recognized on official documents such as birth and death certificates.” (Ariane de Vogue and Jeremy Diamond). The U.S Now celebrates same sex marriage and all the protests for this worked. Protecting and using your rights and privilege to do so is what helps a cause win a

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