The New Family

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The New Family: The Different Family Look
Daysha Jones
SOC203: Social Problems
Gina Rollings
August 27, 2012

Abstract
A lot of experts and others are angry at the fact that same-sex couples exist, now they are worried that if they adopt children that their minds will be corrupted into believing that this is “acceptable behavior.” Also possibly lead to them leading this lifestyle, which they feel could lead to others becoming homosexual. In my opinion, I feel this is a social problem because there has been huge debate over whether or not same sex couples are a part of societies norms. I feel that same-sex couples should not only be able to marry, but be able to complete their family by adopting because many do not have the option or financial stability to afford a surrogate. So it is up to them to either adopt as a single parent or find someone they trust to do it for them, and I feel they should not have to go all of that trouble for the sake of starting a family. There are polices and other legislature in place, but it is not enough

The New Family: The Different Family Look Perhaps one of the hot buttons issues in our society today has to be same-sex couples wanting to get married, legally, and start a family by adopting. Same-sex relationships have maybe been around for who knows how long, probably even centuries no one knows; but up until years ago when same-sex couples were getting arrested for attempted to get married people begin to really take notice that this was becoming a social epidemic. Many of them just want to feel like they are a normal couple just like heterosexual couples and families, they are just two people of the same sex who chose to fall in love with that person. Their fight for equality continues every single day when they see traditional families, when they see people get married in general they just want to have that feeling.…...

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