Across the world, LGBT persons are harassed, exploited and persecuted. They are denied opportunities and are subjected to abuse at all levels. Consensual, same sex relationships are considered to be criminal offences and same sex couples have to constantly battle prejudice and harassment. LGBT rights seek to recognise the community as non-criminal and provide inclusivity to all gender identities and sexualities. The rights are basic human rights that cannot be denied to a certain section of the society just because their sexuality and gender identity is different.
There have been many debates over same-sex marriage and so with the issue of gay parenting. One of the concerns of people involved in these debates is whether this will be advantageous or not. Accordingly, many of those who oppose this concept thought that it can cause adverse effects to children aside from the environment where they live in. In contrast, people from gay groups are saying that parenting abilities must not be in accordance with their sexual orientation. Rather, people must be concerned on how they are able to nourish their adoptive children with love and grow just like normal kids.
That's about fifteen percent of the total number of kids in the foster care system. For ages people have been against homosexual adoption because they think only heterosexuals should be able to adopt children. Fortunately, as of June , homosexual adoption is legal in all fifty states. Just imagine if the thousands of kids did not have a home just because homosexuals were not allowed to adopt. That would be 65, more kids who do not have.
On Jan. And last Monday Jan. But research on families headed by gays and lesbians doesn't back up these dire assertions. In fact, in some ways, gay parents may bring talents to the table that straight parents don't.