sexual orientation debate

sexual orientation debate - Besides parent and sibling...

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Besides parent and sibling relations, there are other factors that prove sexual orientation is not pre-determined. The opposing team wants us to believe that homosexuals are "born that way." However, there is no evidence to support this assumption. A "gay gene" has never been found. Indeed, a "gay gene" would be at a significant disadvantage, since homosexuals have fewer offspring Genetic traits that may be unfavorable to an organism's survival or reproduction do not persist in the gene pool for very long. Natural selection, by its very definition, weeds them out in a short time. By this logic, any inherited trait that has a serious impact on the survival of a species must fade over time, because the genes that spell out that trait will be passed on to fewer and fewer individuals in future generations. This truth can be seen in the homosexual population. Gay men have only 20 percent as many offspring as heterosexuals have. Simple math shows how quickly an evolutionarily unfavorable trait like this would dwindle, if homosexuality is genetically passed. Another strong factor that argues sexual orientation being determined at birth was
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