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Hate has real and deadly consequences. Charlie Howard was attacked and murdered in Bangor in 1984, simply because he was gay. Howard had a life and a future, both taken from him because of hatred for his identity.
EqualityMaine, first known as the Maine Lesbian/Gay Political Alliance (MLGPA), was founded in response to Charlie Howard's death.
About This Item
- Title: Maine Lesbian/Gay Political Alliance Pin, Portland, ca. 1994
- Creation Date: circa 1994
- Subject Date: circa 1994
- Town: Portland
- County: Cumberland
- State: ME
- Media: Metal
- Local Code: 1995.030.011
- Object Type: Physical Object
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