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Gay Rights Demonstrations, Church Relations #297715

CBS Evening News for Sunday, Jun 24, 1984
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(Studio) Commemoration of police raid on NYC's Stonewall Inn 15 years ago by gay communities in San Francisco and New York City reported; films shown.
REPORTER: Morton Dean

(NYC) Gay communities' protest of New York City Archbishop John O'Connor's refusal to sign city ordinance not to discriminate against homosexuals in hiring policies noted illustrating division between gays and Catholic Church; background to conflict examined. [O'CONNOR - explains church's official position.] Salvation Army's role in controversy recalled. [Coalition for Lesbian and Gay Rights spokesperson Andrew HUMM - claims Pope sent O'Connor here due to his hardline stance.] [Mayor Edward KOCH - tries to appease both camps.]
REPORTER: Steve Young

Dean, Morton;
Young, Steve

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