Local Churches and the LGBTQ Community of Greenbelt

posted in: Community, Opinion

LGBTQ people have struggled to find acceptance within major religions for centuries, but in Greenbelt, created during the New Deal as a solution for Depression-Era city slums, community members are fostering a more inclusive religious environment. Throughout the area, LGBTQ-affirming … Read More

Happy Pride, Greenbelt!

posted in: People

To help celebrate Pride Month, I set out to learn more about Greenbelt’s very own Pride group, with its locally-appropriate spelling:  GreenBeLT Pride. In the beginning.  Frank DeBernardo told me that he noticed rainbow stickers and other friendly indicators around … Read More