WASHINGTON, D.C. - Question 6 Maryland’s marriage equality initiative took center stage in front of Gallaudet University in D.C. Thursday as dozens of protesters gathered in support of Dr. Angela McCaskill, the university’s chief diversity officer.
Chanting, “You don’t need permission to sign a petition,” members of the faith community held signs and marched near the Gallaudet main gate.
The university placed McCaskill on administrative leave after it found that she signed a petition to put the Question 6 referendum on Maryland’s November ballot. If successful, Question 6 would allow gay and lesbian couples equal rights under Maryland’s civil marriage laws. But the protesters say that the underlying premise of Question 6 equality and fairness is the reason why Dr. McCaskill should be reinstated... Read more http://www.examiner.com/article/protesters-demand-gallaudet-reinstates-dr-angela-mccaskill?cid=rss
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Gallaudet Protest: Opponents Come Together For Same Cause.
WASHINGTON, D.C. - Opponents of Maryland ballot Question Six came together at Gallaudet University to fight for the job of Angela McCaskill. An employee of 23 years at Gallaudet, McCaskill was placed on administrative leave by the university for signing a referendum petition circulated by opponents of gay marriage. Sources http://cnsmaryland.org/2012/10/25/gallaudet-protest-opponents-come-together-for-same-cause/
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