Comments for: Charlie Howard memorial walk stirs memories of fear, courage in the wake of his death

Posted July 13, 2014, at 3:34 p.m.
Last modified July 14, 2014, at 8:28 a.m.

BANGOR | Bangor was a scary place for gays three decades ago. But the death of Charlie Howard, a gay man killed by three local boys, opened people’s eyes to the abuse that was happening, and things started to change, the Rev. Bill Walsh said Sunday. “I remember walking …

CORRECTION:

A previous version of this story erroneously said Rev. Bill Walsh was a member of the Unitarian Universalist Society of Bangor. Walsh joined in the march, but is not a member.

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