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Why is there controversy about same sex marriages?

Why do you suppose there is a lot of gossip and mixed feelings about Gay person right to marry?

Why is there always controversy about this issue on same sex marriages?

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Same sex marriages spur controversy and debate for many reasons. For one thing this movement is attempting to rewrite the definition of a word that has remained constant through thousands of years of societal evolution. Marriage has always meant the legal and at times religious relationship between one man and one woman. Even in cultures where a man has multiple wives he enters into a marriage contract with each one individually. In many cultures around the world, homosexual relationships were forbidden in the past and were considered to ...

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This discussion reflects on the recent growth in same sex marriages. Why does controversy always seem to surround this discussion? Why are some people opposed to same sex marriages? Over 350 words of original text.