2017 June

Monthly Archives: June 2017

New York Cabaret Sensation Molly Pope Comes to Virginia Beach in ‘Second...

Under the leadership of Artistic Director Bart Kuebler and Executive Director Terry Flint, Zeiders American Dream Theater presents the world premiere new musical, Second...

Ava Le’Ray Barrin, 17, Is The Youngest Trans Murder Victim Of 2017 (So Far)

This past Sunday morning in Athens, Georgia, a 17-year-old girl named Ava Le’Ray Barrin became the fourteenth transgender person to be reported killed this...

LGBT TV Classic ‘Tales of the City’ Is Getting A Netflix Revival

The LGBT-themed TV series, which is based on the novels by Armistead Maupin, follows Midwest girl Mary Ann Singleton as she moves to San...

Gloucester Teen Gavin Grimm Honored at DOJ Ceremony

As reported by the Washington Blade, DOJ Pride, an organization of LGBT Justice Department employees, recognized Gloucester teen Gavin Grimm for his “outstanding contributions...

Gorsuch’s First Anti-Gay Dissent Has A Huge Factual Error—and Terrible, Dishonest Logic

On Monday, the Supreme Court ruled the Constitution requires states to list same-sex parents on their child’s birth certificates. The decision was predictable: In...

Is Hampton Roads Pride’s Primary Color Red?

The story of the modern LGBT rights movement follows the story of my life. I was born on June 24, 1969, the same week as...

Knight Hawks Cruise on the World’s Largest Floating Leather Bar

On Saturday, June 24, the Knight Hawks of Virginia turned the Carrie B. paddleboat (no pun intended) into the largest floating leather bar during...

Get Tested Tomorrow and PrEP to Stay Healthy!

National HIV Testing Day is June 26! When the first test for HIV became available in 1985, it was known how HIV was spread, but...

National Equality Day Celebrates Progress and Reflects on Past Struggle

Recently, June 26, a.k.a "Equality Day" has become an important date in the recent history of the LGBTQ community as it is the release...

Pride Returns to Norfolk’s Northside Park

Norfolk's Northside Park was once again the site of a Pride celebration on Sunday, June 25 at the Alternative Pride Picnic organized by Mel...