Just days after Maryland cleared the way for same-sex marriage–the city of Baltimore makes a push to cash in on gay and lesbian weddings. Tourism officials are encouraging same-sex couples from across the country to get married right here in Baltimore.
Rev. William Owens takes great issue with Obama’s linkage of Dr. King’s civil rights movement of the past to the current gay rights movement regarding same-sex marriage. Owens says that King embraced traditional religion, and he strongly suggests that King would not want his civil rights’ mission altered to include same-sex marriage.
The daughter of Maryland Rep. Steny Hoyer has disclosed she is a lesbian.
A gay and lesbian alumni group for graduates of the U.S. Naval Academy is welcoming the first midshipmen who will graduate under a new policy that allows gay and lesbian military members to serve without fear of discharge.
Maryland’s same-sex marriage debate may end up being decided in the voting booth, but Gov. Martin O’Malley told a conference on Catholicism and homosexuality Friday that he believes voters will come down on the side of human dignity.
Supporters of gay marriage, which was signed into law in Maryland last week, say they are working to uphold the measure.
NAACP President Benjamin Jealous said Thursday the civil rights group supports legislation in Maryland to extend rights to transgender residents.
Maryland First Lady Katie O’Malley isn’t mincing any words when it comes to describing why she thinks gay marriage legislation failed last year.
The Baltimore Sun’s John Eisenberg joined The Norris & Davis Show to discuss gay athletes in the locker room and integrity or misinformation in sports reporting today.
For the first time, service members can be openly gay in uniform.
The boards of UNITY: Journalists of Color and the National Lesbian & Gay Journalists Association have agreed to a partnership.
The New York legislature’s decision to legalize same sex marriage draws attention to the debate in Maryland.