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Homosexual Rights Morality vs Equality The battle of both equality and morality has become more prevalent in todays growing and diverse society An increase in homosexuality has introduced the controversy of whether gay and lesbian couples should be allowed to legally adopt children A major cause for controversy is uncertainty about the effects of placing children in a homosexual home However since homosexuality has never been acceptable in our society why should it be changed now Though it is not fair to discriminate against a group allowing gay and lesbian couples to adopt children is controversial because of the way children are affected and morals our country strives on In the recent decade homosexuals have begun to fight for their equal rights as a minority group Marriage by homosexuals today is still not legal in many states therefore it is difficult to consider them as able to adopt a child Thus far only British Columbia has passed legislation to provide for the adoption of same sex partners biological child Jahn par4 There is still a long way to go before America can consider allowing adoption by gay and lesbian couples In 1977 a Florida law barring gay and lesbian individuals to adopt children became constitutional There are actually only two other states Utah and Mississippi that prohibit homosexual couples to adopt children Wildman par1 However many times a homosexual couple may be denied custody of a child if heshe states their sexual orientation As a result the homosexuals often leave the question blank about their sexual orientation This has made it difficult to actually determine how many parents today are gay men or lesbians Just recently several cases have been brought to court because homosexuals desire to adopt children and have a family just as heterosexuals are allowed Therefore changes and arguments have surfaced in society regarding homosexuals as parents The first obvious reason homosexual couples should not be parents is simply their inability
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