TITLE

Civil Rights Leaders, Clergy Respond to Obama's Position on Same-Sex Marriage

AUTHOR(S)
Sardin, Thelma
PUB. DATE
May 2012
SOURCE
Chicago Citizen - South End Edition;5/30/2012, Vol. 45 Issue 17, p2
SOURCE TYPE
Newspaper
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses on group of leading black clergy and civil rights leaders response to U.S. President Barack Obama to reconsider his support for same-gender marriage. It reflects that the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) stands firmly for marriage equality while black respondents described themselves as opposed to marriage between gays and lesbians. The pastors have started a petition to urge Obama to change his views on homosexual marriage.
ACCESSION #
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