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  • Catholic University students rally after administration nixes LGBT event

    Students at Catholic University held a protest rally on Monday after they say the administration pulled the plug on an LGBT event it had previously approved.

  • Transgender women’s killings test police outreach

    JULIET LINDERMAN Associated Press BALTIMORE (AP) — The day after Mia Henderson’s body was found in a Baltimore alley, Police Commissioner Anthony Batts invited members of the city’s LGBT community to a meeting. “We are listening. We are paying attention,” he told them. “We are responding, and we are taking this very seriously.” That isn’t…

  • Smithsonian adds LGBT history to museum collection

    BRETT ZONGKER Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — Hundreds of photographs, papers and historical objects documenting the history of gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender people are being added to the Smithsonian Institution’s collection Tuesday, including items from the popular TV show “Will and Grace.” Show creators David Kohan and Max Mutchnick along with NBC are donating…

  • Change in LGBT media representation reflects broader shift

    Within the last decade, entertainment in mainstream media has undergone a cultural transformation that mirrors a broader national shift.

  • Spa manager addresses transgender guest controversy

    The manager of a Centreville Korean-style spa
    says the controversy over whether a guest was
    forced to leave because of her appearance was due
    to a miscommunication.

  • Documentary on religious rehab program for gay teens out on DVD

    \”This is what Love in Action Looks Like\” has been awarded a Special Jury Award, an Audience Award and a Best Festival Award by the Indianapolis LGBT Film Festival. The film spotlights 16-year old Zach Stark, who was coerced by his parents into enrolling into a \”Refuge Program\” that they hoped would change him into an \”ex-gay.\”

  • Silent march decries violence against LGBT community

    Hundreds attended the rally, which kicked off outside the Columbia Heights IHOP in Northwest Washington where a gay man was shot last week.