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Eric Hause

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At 6 feet tall and 235 pounds, Sgt. Craig Lovelace is an imposing figure. He's well known and well liked in the Police Department, where he has served for more than 20 years. He's been out as a gay man for...
By Matthew Vines 1. The term “homosexual” didn’t exist until 1892. Some modern Bible translations say that “homosexuals” will not inherit the kingdom of God, but neither the concept nor the word for people with exclusive same-sex attraction existed before...
With a national controversy swirling around the North Carolina “bathroom bill” that became law on March 23, a number of officials in Dare County say there are currently no plans to bring up the measure for discussion by their...
“I was so glad to find this event as it came right in time after our engagement. Neither one of us has ever been involved in planning a wedding, and we felt intimidated by the process.” That was the sentiment...
Being gay at my HBCU is a bittersweet experience for me. Since birth I was raised with the mentality to be “The Man.” I was taught to not pursue anything that “threatened” my masculinity. Coming out and showing my...

The Lights Are On!

Norfolk Mayor Paul Fraim announced the illumination of Granby Street's new "arches of light" during the summer kickoff of First Fridays tonight in downtown Norfolk. Read more about the history of the lighting of Granby Street at The Virginia Pilot.  
In the season finale, Ellen and Ian take a road trip from Iowa to NYC. In the battle between religious liberty and the fight for queer rights, they see the highs and lows of the LGBTQ movement. And they...
From The Washington Blade Virginia lawmakers considered a number of LGBT-specific bills in their 2016 legislative session that ended on Friday. The Virginia Senate in January approved a bill that would codify into law Gov. Terry McAuliffe’s 2014 executive order banning...
https://youtu.be/k0sPPRAkmAM Ellen and Ian arrive in Rio during Carnival to find out how Brazil’s queer community live in a place with the highest LGBTQ murder rate in the world. Gaycation airs on Viceland weekly.
Timothy Bostic and Tony London have been a couple for nearly 25 years and have lived in Virginia since 1991.A Ph.D. graduate of Virginia Commonwealth University (VCU), Tim was formerly an assistant professor of English at Old Dominion University...