GLAA Responds to Supreme Court’s Masterpiece Cakeshop Case
GLAA disagrees with the Supreme Court’s June 4 decision in the Masterpiece Cakeshop case, which overturned a lower court ruling and upheld a baker’s right to refuse to bake a [...]
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Guillaume Bagal steps down at GLAA; Bobbi Strang takes the helm
For Immediate Release June 4, 2018 Contact: Bobbi Strang 410-422-9313 Guillaume Bagal steps down at GLAA; Bobbi Strang takes the helm GLAA announces a change in leadership as our president, [...]
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To the Pope: follow your kind words with actions
The Guardian on May 20 reported on a private conversation that Chilean clerical abuse survivor Juan Carlos Cruz had recently with Pope Francis. Cruz stated: He told me, “Juan Carlos, [...]
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DC Election Candidates Respond to GLAA Questionnaire
Use the link below to access candidates’ responses to many questions on issues affecting LGBTQ people in the District of Columbia. GLAA 2018 Election Project
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GLAA and allies fight for medical aid in dying
Fenit Nirappil reports for WaPo: Nearly a year after the District enacted a law allowing terminally ill patients to end their lives … not a single patient has used it…. [...]
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Abortion extremism is only on the anti-choice side
Conservative NYT columnist Ross Douthat makes a case for moral equivalence with a piece titled “Among the Abortion Extremists.” As someone who has been threatened over my pro-choice views to [...]
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GLAA supports federal gun law reforms, defends DC home rule
John Becker, GLAA’s Vice President for Political Affairs, issued the following statement on March 14 in response to an inquiry by Washington Blade reporter Lou Chibbaro, after a discussion among [...]
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GLAA Announces 2018 Distinguished Service Awards
GLAA of Washington, DC, is pleased to announce its 2018 Distinguished Service Award recipients. GLAA presents awards to local individuals and organizations that have served the lesbian, gay, bisexual, and [...]
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GLAA Supports Bill 22-0594 – Student Fair Access to School Act of 2017
BEFORE THE COUNCIL OF THE DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA COMMITTEE ON EDUCATION  Testimony of GLAA on B22-0594 – Student Fair Access to School Act of 2017 GLAA is pleased to submit [...]
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The FBI’s lie about ‘black identity extremism’
To the FBI with its despicable fabrication of “Black identity extremism” as a terrorist threat, I offer this song that debuted seventeen years ago. The white singer, responding to the [...]
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