Photo by Melinda Green When the Supreme Court took up the issue of gay marriage last month, Justice Antonin Scalia claimed that experts debate whether same-sex parents are bad for children. Siegel, a School of Medicine professor of pediatrics, coauthored a reportpublished by the American Academy of Pediatrics the week before the court case, arguing that three decades of research concur that kids of gay parents are doing just fine.
Roy and Silotwo Central Park Zoo male chinstrap penguins similar to those pictured, became internationally known when they successfully hatched and cared for an egg they were given. Animal Homosexuality and Natural Diversity. Bagemihl writes that the presence of same-sex sexual behavior was not "officially" observed on a large scale until the s due to possible observer bias caused by social attitudes towards LGBT people, making the homosexual theme taboo.
They must realize that animals can have sex with who they will, when they will and without consideration to a researcher's ethical principles.
Bagemihl's research shows that homosexual behavior, not necessarily sexhas been documented in about species as ofranging from primates to gut worms. Thus homosexual behavior has been given a number of terms over the years.
The correct usage of the term homosexual is that an animal exhibits homosexual behavior, however this article conforms to the usage by modern research,     applying the term homosexuality to all sexual behavior copulationgenital stimulationmating games and sexual display behavior between animals of the same sex.“While all members of the family are called to live out the foundational Christian virtues, fathers and mothers have a special responsibility for fostering these virtues within their children.
They are the first to proclaim the faith to their children. 1 LGBT Parenting in the United States by Gary J. Gates February Executive Summary This research brief analyzes multiple data sources to. - In the United States today, one to twelve percent of the population is homosexual (Gilbert, 17).
In recent years, gay men, lesbians and bisexuals have been fighting long and hard to get the same rights and benefits as their heterosexual counterparts. Sexual orientation Menu Past and present civil rights battles. Lesbian, gay, & bisexual (LGB) issues now. All viewpoints covered..
In this website and just about everywhere else, "LGBT" refers to the. of the United States _____ JAMES OBERGEFELL, ET AL., PETITIONERS.
v. RICHARD HODGES, DIRECTOR, OHIO parenting can do to children, had a highly abusive homosexual father who exposed her and her siblings. 1. Homosexual Parenting (Redemption Press, April 1, , and.
There is no substantive evidence which suggests parenting or early childhood experiences play a role with regard to sexual orientation. While some people believe that homosexual activity is unnatural, In the United States.