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St Patrick’s Peace Parade – A press review (updated!)

Since Boston Pride’s media releases (here and here), the press has been buzzing about the Peace Parade, to be held this Sunday in South Boston. Here is a quick press review of articles covering the event:

Boston Globe – 3/15 Editorial!!
City shouldn’t run sweepers between St. Patrick’s parades – by Boston Globe editors

Rainbow Times – 3/15
St. Patrick’s Day Parade Organizers Reject MassEquality’s Application To Participate In Parade – by MassEquality

The Advocate 3/14
Politicians and Candidates Shun Antigay Boston Parade – by Neal Broverman

Bay Windows – 3/14
Southie Parade Organizers Reject LGBT Group – by Bay Windows

Rainbow Times – 3/14
St. Patrick’s Parade Rejects LGBTs Again; Orgs. Denounce Actions – by TRT

Boston Globe – 3/13
Rival parades don’t have to be separated by street sweepers – by Travis Andersen

Huffington Post – 3/8
Maureen Dahill, Massachusetts Senate Hopeful, Wants St. Patrick’s Day Parade To Include Gays – by Glennisha Morgan

Dot News – 3/7
Southie parade inclusion issue is state Senate campaign opener – by Gintautas Dumcius

Rainbow Times – 3/7
St. Patrick’s Peace Parade Marches in Solidarity with LGBTQ groups – by Lauren Walleser

Rainbow Times – 3/7
Letter to the Editor: St. Patrick’s Parade is a Shame for Boston – by Pat Scanlon

Boston Globe – 3/6
Outrageous that St. Patrick’s parade still bars certain veterans – by Eva Moseley (Mass Peace Action board member)


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