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Washington Blade

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The Washington Blade is a lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) newspaper in the Washington, D.C. ... The Blade is often referred to as America's gay newspaper of record .... would retur...

From the Archives: Is DC Becoming the Gay Capital of America ...

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Mar 29, 2013 ... Gays were Mayor Marion Barry's key voting bloc, and the homosexual population of Washington is growing in number, visibility, and clout.

200,000 March in Capital to Seek Gay Rights and Money for AIDS ...

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Oct 12, 1987 ... ''We are here today to show America and the world that the gay movement is larger, stronger and more diverse than ever,'' said Buffy Dunker, ...

Americans Have No Idea How Few Gay People There Are - The ...

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May 31, 2012 ... ... puts on the Reel Affirmations gay and lesbian film festival in Washington, D.C., each year. ... But what percentage of the population is actually gay or lesbian? ... In recent years, as homosexuality has become less stigmatized, .... On Capitol Hill, Speaker Paul Ryan resigned after proving unable to pass a ...

The Vanishing Terrain of Gay America | New Republic

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Jun 23, 2015 ... Beshear, in which four gay couples in Louisville, legally married ... Washington D.C., not Louisville, the city that raised me as a closeted .... I was vaguely aware of AIDS as a gay-related disease that had become dangerous for others, too. ... David Williams, Williams-Nichols Collection, Archives And Special ...

The Myth of Gay Affluence - The Atlantic

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Mar 21, 2014 ... A gay pride flag flies in D.C.'s posh Logan Circle neighborhood. ... As these numbers become more readily available, it reminds us of why the myth of gay .... On Capitol Hill, Speaker Paul Ryan resigned after proving unable to ...

How Does a Community Become a Gay Mecca? – The Dirt

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Apr 25, 2012 ... In the past, gay communities “congregated and created their own place. ... to Kansas City, they don't need to go to D.C., New York City, or San Francisco.” ... Shafran said: “This place didn't become a gay mecca because it was accepting. .... Scientific America / Energy & Sustainability · Smithsonian ...

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May 29, 2016 ... “Is DC becoming the gay capital of America?” That's what The Washingtonian magazine asked in 1980. The evidence was there for anyone ...

June 2016 Washington, DC, Area Events - National Archives and ...

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DC Area Events, genealogy workshops, booksignings, lectures and ... of commemoration to memory, identity, and placemaking in the nation's capital ( June 8). Film ... Learn about the “Amending America” exhibit (June 2) and get help from an ... in Hanoi and returned from Vietnam to become a U.S. Senator from Alabama.

Washington DC Archives - Gay Realty Network Gay Realty Network

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May 28th, 2016 Posted in USA, Washington DC ... But what makes our nation's capital the ideal urban fruitopia for the LGBT ... For most places in the country, this rent is considered delusional whereas it has become a norm in the District.

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Our Gay Capital: A brief history of the LGBT movement in ...

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Jun 12, 2015 ... By 1940, Washington had become the nation's ninth largest city and its ... (One booster claimed that DC's gay subculture at the time was “second only ... an LGBT person to be “out” about exactly; 19th-century America was a time ..... Archives. Archives. Select Month, June 2016 (119), May 2016 (132), April ....

The History of Washington, DC | Washington.org

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You can read the actual line at the National Archives. ... He planned a grid system, at which the center would be the Capitol building. ... Soon it would become smaller in physical size as well. ... city is rich with international cultures, African American heritage and culture and it's also one of America's most gay- friendly c...

How Corporate America fell in love with gays and lesbians - Fortune

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Nov 30, 2006 ... This, improbably, is good news for the gay-rights movement. ... and partner Darryl Hudak adopted Holly, Syers became a leader of a .... high-powered Washington, D.C.-based coalition of groups opposing same-sex marriage.