Same-sex Marriage

Same-sex Marriage

The Supreme Court of the United States ruled by a 5 to 4 vote that the Constitution guarantees a right to same-sex marriage. Write a short essay (no less than three pages) discussing your view of the Supreme Court decision. Use the readings for this week to help give your essay depth. Is this decision the last we have seen of the marriage equality debate? Why or why not? What changed in the last few years within our society to make this decision possible? When we look back at this period in our history what will we think of this as a historic moment? Feel free to take a glance at the full decision: http://www.supremecourt.gov/opinions/14pdf/14-556_3204.pdf