How Organized Labor Helped Win Marriage Equality in Maryland and Washington--And What We Can Learn

April 16, 2012

An April 15 article on "Alternet", the award-winning Internet news magazine, describes the leadership role of the 1199SEIU MD-D.C. region in Maryland's same-sex marriage victory last month. The labor and LGBT rights movements are natural allies, and have won some key victories working together, according to the writer.