Press Reports for May 2015

May 26, 2015

City Weekly’s Pride issue includes Sara Jade and an account of marching with MBB in 2012.

http://www.cityweekly.net/utah/my-first-march/Content?oid=2832155

 

May 26, 2015

Rodney Johnson’s letter to SL Tribune about MBB marching in Days of ’47.

http://www.sltrib.com/opinion/2553785-155/letter-parade-officials-need-to-catch

 

May 26, 2015

NewNowNext reported on MBB rejection from local parades.

http://www.newnownext.com/lgbt-outreach-group-banned-from-mormon-parades/05/2015/

 

May 25, 2015

LGBTNation picked up the AP story about the denial of parade participation.

http://www.lgbtqnation.com/2015/05/for-2nd-year-mormon-lgbt-groups-bid-to-join-parades-is-denied/

 

May 25, 205

Letter to the Salt Lake Tribune in support of MBB being in Days of ’47 parade.

http://www.sltrib.com/opinion/2548065-155/letter-is-mormon-church-not-advocacy

 

May 25, 2015

A Catholic publication called Crux printed the AP story about the denial of parade participation.

http://www.cruxnow.com/life/2015/05/25/mormon-lgbt-group-cant-take-part-in-utah-parades/

 

May 24, 2015

Fox News in Coos Bay, Oregon picked up the story about the denial of parade participation.

http://www.foxnews.com/us/2015/05/24/mormon-lgbt-group-denied-bid-to-join-utah-parades-for-second-time/

 

May 24, 2015

Las Vegas Sun also printed the AP report about the denial of parade participation.

http://lasvegassun.com/news/2015/may/23/mormon-lgbt-groups-bid-join-parades-denied/

May 23, 2015

San Jose Mercury News ran the AP story about the denial of parade participation.

http://www.mercurynews.com/california/ci_28177851/mormon-lgbt-groups-bid-take-part-utah-parades

 

May 23, 2015

Greenfield Daily Reporter  ran the AP story about the denial of parade participation.

http://www.greenfieldreporter.com/view/story/49398960f33d4530ab60efe02b87b639/US–Parade-Rejected-Float

 

May 23, 2015

ABC News picked up the story about the parade rejections from the SL Tribune.

http://abcnews.go.com/US/wireStory/2nd-year-mormon-lgbt-groups-bid-join-parades-31261014

 

May 23, 2015

Jennifer Dobner’s article in the SL Trib on MBB rejected from Days of 47 and Freedom Festival.

http://www.sltrib.com/news/2542882-155/mormons-building-bridges-again-shut-out

 

May 22, 2015

Fox 13 reports on MBB being rejected by parades.

http://fox13now.com/2015/05/22/mormon-lgbt-rights-group-denied-entry-into-parades/

 

May 21, 2015

KUTV Channel notes that MBB was rejected by both parades.

http://www.kutv.com/news/features/local-news/stories/Mormons-Building-Bridges-denied-request-to-march-in-parades-134761.shtml#.VV_nY_lViko

 

May 22, 2015

MBB is mentioned at the end of this article about the Boy Scouts.

http://www.sltrib.com/news/2538827-155/boy-scouts-leader-says-ban-on

 

May 12, 2015

MBB is named in this report.

http://www.sltrib.com/news/2505183-155/utah-conference-to-tout-the-natural

 

May 10, 2015

Peggy Fletcher Stack article on Mama Dragons was reprinted in Idaho Statesman.

http://www.idahostatesman.com/2015/05/10/3796880/mama-dragons-lead-the-fight-for.html

 

May 9, 2015

The Washington Times  printed a story about Mama Dragons and MBB is mentioned.

http://www.washingtontimes.com/news/2015/may/8/mama-dragons-lead-the-fight-for-their-gay-mormon-k/

 

May  4, 2015

Peggy Fletcher Stack mentions MBB in her story about Mama Dragons.

http://www.sltrib.com/lifestyle/faith/2438383-155/mama-dragons-lead-the-fight-for

 

May 5, 2015

Cultural Hall/Mormon News Report highlighted the Mama Dragon article in the SL Trib.

http://www.theculturalhallpodcast.com/2015/05/mormon-news-report-5-may-2015/