Metro Weekly

Pragmatic Progressive: Mary Washington — Metro Weekly Enhanced Digital Edition (Feb. 6, 2020)

For a limited time, get a full year (50 issues) of our enhanced digital edition for only $19.95!

Click here to Subscribe Now!

Help support LGBTQ journalism.

In this issue:

Pragmatic Progressive: With a potentially historic run for mayor, State Senator Mary Washington is offering Baltimore a break from politics-as-usual. Interview by John Riley • Photography by Todd Franson

Pete’s PotentialPete Buttigieg declares victory in Iowa amid caucus chaos. By Rhuaridh Marr

Curb Your EnthusiasmAhead of Sunday night’s 92nd Academy Awards, we offer up picks in the main categories. By Randy Shulman

Also –> Spotlight: Cheyenne Jackson • Out On the Town Arts & Entertainment Calendar with Editor’s Picks • Royal Visit: Nick Westrate • Drawing From Experience: Laya Monarez • The Feed: Leading ChangeColonial Pride • Community Calendar • Stage: Silent Sky • Television: The Category Is…Music: Trixie Mattel • Nightlife Scene: Super Bowl at Nellies • Nightlife Listings and Drink Specials • Scene: Wig Night Out! at Pitchers • Last Word

Metro Weekly’s Enhanced Digital Edition, published on the Issuu platform, is now available for just $2.99 a copy — less than a typical cup of coffee, and just as enjoyable.

The Enhanced Digital Edition includes links to advertisers and content, audio, video and more! Coming soon: Expanded feature content and photos not seen in the print edition!

Help support LGBTQ journalism by subscribing to the GLAAD Media-Award winning publication that offers a one-of-a-kind reading experience.

Planning an upcoming visit to D.C.? Buy and single copy and check out our LGBTQ Nightlife and Out On the Town Arts & Entertainment section for things to do ahead of your visit!

Open in fullscreen mode for the best viewing experience.

Please Support Metro Weekly

As a free LGBTQ publication, Metro Weekly relies on advertising in order to bring you unique, high quality journalism, both online and in our weekly edition. The ongoing coronavirus pandemic has forced many of our incredible advertisers to temporarily close their doors to protect staff and customers, and so we’re asking you, our readers, to help support Metro Weekly during this trying period. We appreciate anything you can do, and please keep reading us on the website and our new Digital Edition, released every Thursday and available for online reading or download.

Randy Shulman is Metro Weekly's Publisher and Editor-in-Chief. He can be reached at

Leave a Comment: