Metro Weekly

All posts tagged "asian"

  • Row Your Boat

    Out 2 Paddle, a gay rowing team sponsored by metropolitan Washington's Asian/Pacific-Islander Queers United for Action (AQUA), took the gold at the sixth annual Dragon...

  • New Year, New Mix

    The local Asian/Pacific-Islander GLBT community is an expansive mix, reflecting cultures from Pakistan to Fiji, from the tropics to the high Himalaya. The nearly infinite...

  • Visible Moments

    Sonali Gulati never had the chance to come out to her mother, who died several years ago. For the past two years, the South Asian...

  • Simply Supon

    Admit it -- designers are not the first thing that come to mind when you think of Washington, D.C. They're probably not the second thing,...

  • Visibly Proud

    In many ways, Pride is about being seen, being visible. And that's one of the goals behind Pride & Heritage, D.C.'s annual celebration of the...

  • Asian Queers United for Action (AQUA)

    Members of AQUA at a recent happy hour event Mission: To serve gay, bisexual, transgender, and questioning Asian and Pacific Islanders (API) in the Washington,...

  • Worlds in Motion

    An unexpected moment in a quiet Cuban store provided an epiphany of sorts for Daniel Phoenix Singh. The store's proprietor, an elderly woman, was dancing...

  • Paul Kawata

    When Paul Kawata agreed to serve as executive director of the National Minority AIDS Council (NMAC) in 1989, the organization had a staff of four...

  • Mama's Mission

    Noi Chudnoff inside Go Mama Go! If you drive by too quickly, the sign above the door might look more like ''Go Mango!'' warns Noi...

  • Bhangra, 'Boxer' and Brunch

    With the flowers blooming and the calendar filling, it's clear that GLBT pride season is upon us. From April's Youth Pride celebration to Memorial Day...

  • Paradise Thailand

    Balmy weather: One of Patong's many beaches Whether you go east or west from Washington, you'll travel through twelve time zones to get to Thailand...

  • Asian Pacific Islander Queer Sisters (APIQS)

    Members of Asian Pacific IslanderQueer Sisters (APIQS) Mission: An organization for Asian American and Pacific Islander lesbian, bisexual, transgender and questioning women with a focus...

  • Asian Queers United for Action (AQUA)

    Members of AQUA at thegroup's monthly happy hour (Photo by Michael Wichita) Mission: To promote a positive image and welfare for queer Asians and Pacific...

  • Asians and Friends Washington

    Photo by Michael Wichita Asians and Friends Washington members at a recent happy hour event. Asians and Friends Washington Mission: Asians and Friends Washington's (AFW)...

  • Moving History

    Photography by Todd Franson Burgess with his partner, Aaron Modiano, and Pico the greyhound. History is so much more than a simple series of times...

Like What You're Reading?

Get Metro Weekly's Daily Email