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  • Coming Out ''Mike-sexual''

    The evolution of the District is fast-paced these days. The population is growing, streetcars are on their way, and there's once again a first lady...

  • No Safe Zone

    It took him 18 months of paperwork, pulling bureaucratic strings, and making calls, but ''Hussam'' finally made it to New York, little more than a...

  • Proud Parents

    In some places around the country, gay and lesbian people are still banned from adopting children. Likely in those same areas -- and well beyond...

  • Keeping the Faith

    Not every preacher, not every church, not every congregation opposes the rights of GLBT people -- but far too many people believe that's the case....

  • The Time Has Come

    The news out of Kansas really shouldn't have come as a shock. It was a new version of an old story. In February, the Kansas...

  • D.C.'s Countdown to Destiny

    There have been other Inauguration Days in U.S. history and many are yet to come. But on Jan. 20, 2009, America will break a long...

  • Civil Strategy

    California voters spoke Nov. 4 when they pulled the plug on marriage equality for gays and lesbians -- won in the California Supreme Court less...

  • Lending an Ear

    In the District, people talk about HIV/AIDS -- a lot. Of course, with a statistical profile that puts D.C. on par with sub-Saharan Africa when...

  • Inauguration Celebration

    A coalition of GLBT-advocacy organizations, including the nation's largest, the Human Rights Campaign, have announced plans to celebrate Inauguration Day 2009 with a party, ''Out...

  • Joe Solmonese, President, Human Rights Campaign

    METRO WEEKLY: From your -- or your organization's -- perspective, what is the most immediate effect of the presidential election on the LGBT community? JOE...

  • We Won! We Lost!

    Listen to Sean Bugg's new Podcast for Metro Weekly Hear the interview from:Patrick Sammon of the Log Cabin Republicans Elections are natural emotional rollercoasters, plunging...

  • Final Countdown

    It's a pleasantly humid autumn night in the nation's capital. But on this Tuesday, Nov. 4, along with the drizzle, there is electricity in the...

  • Human Rights Campaign

    The country's largest civil rights organization, which seeks to improve the lives of GLBT Americans by advocating for equal rights and benefits in the workplace,...

  • Assault at HRC Store

    Sgt. Brett Parson, head of the Washington Metropolitan Police Department's special liaison units, including the Gay and Lesbian Liaison Unit (GLLU), and the Human Rights...

  • Beam Me Out!

    Floating through space -- further from us than Mars, but not so far as Jupiter -- there is a large piece of rock making its...

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