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Racine Selects Williams and White for Temporary Appointments

By John Riley | Jun 28
Attorney General Karl Racine announced on Thursday that he has named two former candidates for Attorney General and the D.C. Council to join the Office of the Attorney General's (OAG) community outreach team.

A Day in the Folklife

By MW | Jun 28
"A lot of people have this image of Peru," says festival coordinator James Mayer. "You know Machu Picchu, and pan flutes. I think people are going to be surprised at the immense diversity of Peruvian traditions and cultures."

Citing Boycott, Ascension Party Leaves Fire Island for Mykonos

By EDGE | Jun 22
The drama in Fire Island Pines now officially spans two continents.

#WickedPissed: Activists Disrupt Boston Pride Parade

By EDGE | Jun 15
On Saturday, June 13, 2015 about a dozen LGBTQ activists of Color and allies participated in a sit-in to disrupt and shut down the 45th Annual Boston Pride Parade. The sit-in served to refocus attention on those most marginalized in the LGBTQ community,

More Drama in Fire Island Pines: Weiderpass Allegedly 86'd From Nightclub

By EDGE | Jun 11
An anti-gay presidential hopeful, a gay resort in the throes of a boycott and a big gay conspiracy theory. Who needs TV when you have Fire Island Pines?

HBGC LGBTQ Youth Empowerment Conference Registration Open

By EDGE | Jun 4
The Hispanic Black Gay Coalition (HBGC) is proud to announce that registration is now open for its 5th Annual LGBTQ Youth Empowerment Conference, September 20 at Roxbury Community College in Roxbury, Massachusetts.

VIDEO: Dueling Disney: B'Way Casts of 'Lion King' vs. 'Aladdin' in Airport Sing-Off

By EDGE | Jun 4
Passengers stranded in New York's LaGuardia airport got an impromptu concert Sunday when the Broadway casts of "The Lion King" and "Aladdin" held a sing-off in the Delta terminal.

Firefighters Called to Put Out Blaze in Fire Island Pines

By EDGE | May 6
The greatest fear common to all Fire Island homeowners became a frightening reality Tuesday.

Pressure Grows to End Blanket Bans on Gay Men Blood Donors

Apr 29
The European Union's top court on Wednesday joined a growing chorus of voices questioning whether it still makes sense to forever bar all gay men from donating blood.

Virginians Celebrate Equality Advances at Annual Gala

By John Riley | Apr 25
In a speech that reflected on Virginia's history with equality and its often regressive stance on LGBT rights, Senator Kaine voiced strong support for marriage equality.

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