Marketplace AM for June 30, 2005

Episode Description 

The worldwide world series

Major League Baseball's gearing up for the All-Star break in a couple weeks. The League hopes to use some of the attention around the game to launch a new global baseball tournament — in the style of soccer's World Cup. Tess Vigeland talkes with commentator David Carter.

Queer Eye for the great white north

This week, Canada said it will legalize gay marriage. Marketplace's Sarah Gardner reports that tourism officials over the border are hoping to capitalize.

Equity for lesbian and gay employees

Commentator Ian Ayres says employers don't need to wait for the government to prevent discrimination against gays and lesbians.