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News - Published on: Apr 12, 2014
Transgender activists, sex-worker advocates gather at Wilson Building to blast D.C.'s prostitution-free zones
News - Published on: Mar 13, 2014
Seven local groups issue response to report assessing the relationship between D.C. police and LGBT residents
News - Published on: Mar 13, 2014
Additional information from candidates prompts revised scores, including extra point for Jack Evans
News - Published on: Mar 7, 2014
Annual anniversary reception honors individuals for contributions benefiting D.C.'s LGBT community
News - Published on: Mar 2, 2014
Gray, Wells, Evans top list in GLAA ratings, as McDuffie and Mendelson win Stein endorsements
News - Published on: Sept 24, 2013
Barrett L. Brick, 59, dies of cancer after years of deep community involvement
Feature Story - Published on: Aug 22, 2013
Longtime gay activist recalls a beautiful day that inspired a generation
News - Published on: June 26, 2013
MPD announces arrest of suspect in case of a transgender woman stabbed multiple times in Southeast D.C.
Feature Story - Published on: June 20, 2013
Team DC welcomes Pascal Tessier onto Nationals field with its annual Spirit Award
Opinion - Published on: May 16, 2013
In which Bret Easton Ellis is totally correct to defend his right to be such a prick
Opinion - Published on: Apr 16, 2013
D.C. Councilmember should not be criticized for comment, but instead credited for tact
News - Published on: Apr 10, 2013
LGBT organization criticizes Bonds, Redd for comments related to race during WAMU debate
News - Published on: Mar 14, 2013
Matthew Frumin gets top score, while others cluster close behind on LGBT issues
Opinion - Published on: Jan 31, 2013
Inauguration speech was moving, meaningful and a call to duty
News - Published on: Jan 30, 2013
Local LGBT organization releases policy brief, questionnaire for April 23 special election
Opinion - Published on: Dec 6, 2012
In a smaller world, LGBT asylum becomes a local issue
News - Published on: July 3, 2012
D.C. City Council committee holds hate-crime hearing, with councilmembers and activists raising several issues with police
News - Published on: June 13, 2012
The LGBT community responds to Kwame Brown's resignation and the race to succeed him, as council fills temporary vacancies
News - Published on: May 25, 2012
Two-page document serves as guide for LGBT people to fight back against anti-gay rhetoric
Opinion - Published on: May 24, 2012
An ally's announcement is ample reason for celebration
News - Published on: Apr 19, 2012
Longest-running LGBT advocacy organization to honor individuals, organizations promoting equality
News - Published on: Apr 4, 2012
Amid light turnout, voters stick with the status quo
Opinion - Published on: Mar 29, 2012
Awards for two Metro Weekly editors fill me with pride for the magazine and dedicated staff who make it all possible
News - Published on: Mar 27, 2012
Metro Weekly senior political editor wins national honor for series on history of DOMA
News - Published on: Mar 22, 2012
GLAAD goes after off-camera offenses, and the Big Apple welcomes Out NYC
News - Published on: Mar 8, 2012
Sekou Biddle, Vincent Orange split LGBT Democrats support
News - Published on: Mar 2, 2012
UPDATE: Planned March 3 service ''on hold''
News - Published on: Feb 28, 2012
D.C. incumbents suffer one-two punch, losing Stein Dems' endorsement and earning lowest scores in GLAA ratings
Opinion - Published on: Feb 16, 2012
When LGBT people are targeted for attack, be careful what you say -- or tweet
News - Published on: Feb 9, 2012
HRC takes Occupy heat in New York, while AFA attacks Ellen
News - Published on: Jan 19, 2012
Metro Weekly's Chris Geidner nominated for four-part series on the passage of DOMA
News - Published on: Jan 5, 2012
Wood passes torch to Miguel Tuason
News - Published on: Dec 22, 2011
Nonpartisan group prepares to rate candidates for April primary
Feature Story - Published on: Dec 22, 2011
LGBT organizations' letters to the FCC supporting AT&T's regulatory goals raised flags from LGBT bloggers and other media
Poll - Published on: Dec 21, 2011
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News - Published on: Oct 27, 2011
Senate committee fails to include either of two anti-bullying bills supported by LGBT advocates in education bill that proceeded through committee on Spirit Day
Opinion - Published on: Oct 27, 2011
Armed with logic, wit and courage, Frank Kameny carried the day
Opinion - Published on: Oct 13, 2011
Legendary activist leaves behind a world that's not perfect, but better for us all because of his accomplishments
Opinion - Published on: Aug 18, 2011
Community-MPD partnerships offer hope for a better D.C.
Opinion - Published on: Apr 28, 2011
When the oppressed band together with vision, they make a mighty opposition
News - Published on: Apr 14, 2011
With little fanfare and an eye for details, the GLAA has irrefutably improved the lives of LGBT Washingtonians
Feature Story - Published on: Mar 24, 2011
From cyber-bullying to public policy, Andrew Noyes is on the job at Facebook
News - Published on: Jan 12, 2011
GLAA calls for nominations ahead of 40th anniversary gala in April
Feature Story - Published on: Nov 10, 2010
The journey from ''David'' to ''Donna'' taught Donna Rose lessons about life that she's eager to share
News - Published on: Nov 4, 2010
As the nation turned out to vote, D.C. was no different
News - Published on: Oct 28, 2010
GLAA endorses referendum to take attorney general from appointment to elected position
News - Published on: Oct 28, 2010
Write-in candidate earns impressive last-minute rating
Feature Story - Published on: Oct 21, 2010
The Trevor Project's Charles Robbins on the plight of LGBT youth
News - Published on: Oct 21, 2010
Ahead of general election, political group rates additional candidates
Feature Story - Published on: Sept 8, 2010
Metro Weekly's Gay Guide To Navigating the Primaries
News - Published on: June 17, 2010
Marriage foes funding local anti-equality candidate
News - Published on: May 14, 2010
YouTube Ke$ha parody amuses some, offends others, with the ''Don't Ask, Don't Tell'' policy and its possible end as the backdrop
News - Published on: Apr 29, 2010
''Ex-gay'' leader Regina Griggs received appreciation; mayor's office calls the honor ''a staff level error''
News - Published on: Mar 12, 2010
Stars on Ice denies allegations that Olympian Johnny Weir was excluded from tour because he's ''not family friendly.''
News - Published on: Mar 4, 2010
GLAA's 2010 awards will include special recognition for marriage-equality activists, including DC Clergy United for Marriage Equality
News - Published on: Nov 30, 2009
D.C. police department will amend hate-crime report to include transgender data, says city's LGBT liaison
News - Published on: Nov 24, 2009
LGBT activists decry de-emphasis of MPD's gay liaison unit, lack of transgender inclusion in tracking hate crimes
Feature Story - Published on: July 30, 2009
Behind the scenes, Bob Summersgill's ''hobby'' is impacting GLBT lives
News - Published on: May 7, 2009
As anti-gay protestors rally, Council votes again to recognize same-sex marriages from other jurisdictions
News - Published on: Apr 30, 2009
GLAA presents its annual awards
News - Published on: Apr 2, 2009
Catania hints at movement with marriage-equality bill
News - Published on: Mar 5, 2009
Activists plan new strategy as out-of-state partnerships wait for recognition
News - Published on: Jan 29, 2009
DOC proposes transgender committee, activists remain skeptical
Feature Story - Published on: Oct 23, 2008
Gay locals talk politics in the final stretch to Nov. 4
Feature Story - Published on: Oct 2, 2008
Gay History Month or not, it's hard not to notice markers and milestones of GLBT history in recent days
News - Published on: Aug 21, 2008
Gay and Lesbian Activists Alliance rates DC's politicians for the primaries
Opinion - Published on: July 3, 2008
Commentary: Center Field
Feature Story - Published on: June 12, 2008
Capital Pride Heroes 2008
Feature Story - Published on: May 15, 2008
Former GLAAD Girl Cathy Renna Brings Her Progressive Voice Back to Washington
News - Published on: Apr 17, 2008
Activist Brian Watson honored by GLAA, along with five others
News - Published on: Feb 21, 2008
GLAA Announces 2008 Awards
Feature Story - Published on: Nov 8, 2007
Romaine Patterson, of Sirius Satellite's 'OutQ,' on the recent Phelps decision, motherhood and her ''two'' Matthews
Feature Story - Published on: Oct 18, 2007
ABilly S. Jones on Where We've Been and How We Got Here
Opinion - Published on: July 19, 2007
Commentary: A Town Square Opinion
Film - Published on: July 19, 2007
With a flip, a tease and a song, 'Hairspray' is a stunner, while 'Chuck and Larry' is a 115-minute hate crime of a movie
News - Published on: June 21, 2007
Washington, D.C.'s police chief says Gay and Lesbian Liaison Unit not being disbanded
News - Published on: May 24, 2007
Lines being drawn in relocation battle of DC nightclubs
News - Published on: May 24, 2007
District urged to settle with diversity trainer
News - Published on: Apr 19, 2007
GLAA marks 36th anniversary with awards gala
News - Published on: Apr 12, 2007
Michael Brown favored in Ward 4; split opinions in Ward 7
News - Published on: Mar 29, 2007
Advisor to police chief outlines plans to 'expand' departments GLBT policing program
News - Published on: Mar 22, 2007
Gay and Lesbian Activists Alliances praises Mid-Atlantic power company
Feature Story - Published on: Nov 2, 2006
Fenty may be a shoo-in for mayor, but many smaller D.C. races remain uncertain
Feature Story - Published on: Sept 7, 2006
Gay and Lesbian Activists Alliance reviews the candidates for DC City Council
News - Published on: May 18, 2006
District Commission on Human Rights moves to strengthen regulations against gender discrimination
News - Published on: Apr 27, 2006
Gay organization uses anniversary to applaud others with awards for service
News - Published on: Feb 9, 2006
GLAAD takes issues with local Spanish-language column
News - Published on: Aug 25, 2005
Local meetings of GLBT blacks gaining momentum for Million More Movement demands
Feature Story - Published on: Apr 28, 2005
Mayor Anthony Williams discusses the first-ever LGBT Summit
News - Published on: Apr 14, 2005
GLAA celebrates 34 years, and honors those who have provided ''distinguished service''
News - Published on: Apr 7, 2005
Community meeting set to discuss future of O Street Corridor near Nationals' proposed baseall stadium in Southeast DC
Community Profile - Published on: Nov 11, 2004
A Community Profile
Feature Story - Published on: Oct 28, 2004
While the nation suffers White House fever, local gay politicos keep an eye close to home
News - Published on: Sept 9, 2004
Harold Brazil claims Kwame Brown is misrepresenting his same-sex marriage stand
News - Published on: Aug 26, 2004
Candidates Evans, Schwartz, Fenty and Brooks earn high marks from GLAA, while Allen stumbles
Feature Story - Published on: Aug 21, 2003
GLAAD's Executive Director discusses Queer Eye for the Straight Guy, All My Children, and other new gay TV shows
News - Published on: May 29, 2003
A Missing Wreath Doesn't Change Memorial Day Message
News - Published on: Apr 24, 2003
GLAA Honors Activists and Groups Who Make a Difference
News - Published on: Apr 3, 2003
A History of Gays and Cops in D.C.
News - Published on: Mar 6, 2003
GLAAD Report Shows Surge in Commitment Ceremony Announcements
Feature Story - Published on: Feb 13, 2003
Wedding announcements in the Washington Post
Feature Story - Published on: Jan 16, 2003
Holding the Lexical Line at the Washington Times
News - Published on: Jan 2, 2003
The Task Force Breaks its Silence on Iraq