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  • Same-Sex Adoption Now Legal in Virginia

    Gov. Terry McAuliffe (D) on Friday issued a bulletin to local social service divisions throughout the commonwealth that, following the legalization of same-sex marriage in...

  • GLAA Upgrades Candidate Ratings

    The Gay and Lesbian Activists Alliance (GLAA), the nonpartisan political organization that seeks to defend the civil rights of the District’s LGBT citizens, on Friday...

  • Stein Election Endorsements Round Out Ticket

    The Gertrude Stein Democratic Club, the District’s largest LGBT political organization, endorsed Edward “Smitty” Smith, in his bid to become the District’s first elected attorney...

  • Gay Marriage Comes to Virginia

    Same-sex weddings can begin Monday after 1 p.m.

  • Office of Human Rights Launches #DC19 Campaign

    The D.C. Office of Human Rights (OHR) on Monday launched the #DC19 campaign, designed to inform District residents of their rights under the city’s nondiscrimination...

  • Catholic University Cancels “Milk” Screening

    Administration officials at The Catholic University of America cancelled an event hosted by the College Democrats after the university objected to a flier advertising the...

  • Vermont Governor, DGA Chair Backs Catania

    In a surprise announcement that raised eyebrows in Democratic circles, Gov. Peter Shumlin (D-Vt.), head of the Democratic Governors Association (DGA), on Wednesday issued an...

  • Transgender TIES Summit Comes to Richmond

    Equality Virginia, the commonwealth’s top LGBT rights organization, will host VIRGINIA TIES (Transgender Information and Empowerment Summit) on Oct. 4, a summit bringing together more...

  • Northern Virginia Shows Its Pride

    There are fewer than two weeks left before Northern Virginia’s LGBT community will have its first opportunity to celebrate its own Pride festivities, independent of...

  • Critiquing the Candidates

    Councilmember David Catania (I-At-Large), Council Chairman Phil Mendelson and Independent candidate Courtney Snowden topped the list of candidates seeking high marks from the nonpartisan Gay...

  • Unasked and Unanswered Questions

    It’s finally almost here. Political junkies, pundits, and members of Washington’s media have been anticipating this moment since April: when some of the candidates seeking...

  • DC Center Names Award Recipients

    The DC Center for the LGBT Community will honor three local community leaders for their contributions to the Washington-area LGBT community at its ninth annual...

  • Council Candidates Seek Stein Endorsement

    At least half of the 14 non-Democrats seeking one of two seats on the D.C. Council have confirmed their intention to attend and participate in...

  • Hispanic Heritage Honors

    The Latino GLBT History Project (LHP), a local nonprofit dedicated to preserving and educating the public about the history and contributions of D.C.’s LGBTQ Latino...

  • Senate Power Shifts Yet Again

    Virginia Republicans seized control of the state senate on Tuesday, Aug. 19, giving them complete power over the operations of the state’s General Assembly and...

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