2017 May

Monthly Archives: May 2017

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“Pride and Prejudice” Remade for Gay Audience Filmed in Virginia

Jane Austen's classic "Pride and Prejudice" has been reimagined yet again - this time her story is set in modern southwest Virginia and the...

Military Transgender Policy Loophole Keeping Two Cadets from Officer Commissions

According to a recent story in the New York Times, cadets at two military academies aren’t being allowed to become commissioned officers despite the fact that...

Chechen Leader Invites Macron & Merkel to Search for LGBT Camps

The leader of Russia‘s Chechnya has invited the French president and the German chancellor to visit his region and check for themselves the reports...

U.S. Soccer Jerseys to Show Pride

In recognition of LGBTQ Pride month in June, U.S. Soccer will activate a number initiatives in partnership with the You Can Play Project, along...

Memorial Day a Time To Remember

Memorial Day is a day to remember members of our military that gave the ultimate sacrifice in the defense of our country and values....
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Award Winning “Kiki” Kicks Off Fourth LGBT Film Festival

Pride month in Hampton Roads begins with a vibrant and creative start with "Kiki", a film about New York City's ballroom scene.  Portsmouth native...

Capital Pride to Take Over Nation’s Capital June 8-11

Get the party started a week early and represent Hampton Roads at Capital Pride!  The weekend prior to Hampton Roads Pride, Capital Pride will...

Summer is Here! Tips for Enjoying Memorial Day Weekend in the 757!

Summer has finally arrived in Hampton Roads! OUTwire757 wishes everyone a safe and fun Memorial Day Weekend!  Please do the following: Thank a veteran, remember...

Take Our LGBTQ Travel & Event Survey and Win a $50 AMEX Gift Card!

OutWire757 is not only committed to keeping you informed of news and events around the 757, but we are eager to produce unique events,...

Taiwan Court Makes History in Ruling for Same Sex Marriage

LGBT activists in Taiwan celebrated a ruling by the island nation's constitutional court that granted the right of LGBT persons to marry.  If this...