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Hampton Roads Cities Earn Failing Grades in 2018 Municipal Equality Index

Earlier this month, the Human Rights Campaign (HRC) Foundation, in partnership with the Equality Federation Institute, revealed results of the seventh annual Municipal Equality Index (MEI)...

Veteran Activist De Sube Central to Transgender Assistance Project Virginia

Last Saturday evening, nearly 80 people from throughout Hampton Roads attended the Norfolk Transgender Information and Empowerment Summit (TIES) Pop-UP held at the Slover...

“Virginia Beach for Fairness” Coalition Launched to Advocate for LGBTQ Equality

Amidst the mid-summer sun, a bustling boardwalk packed with tourists and under the gaze of the now iconic statue of Neptune at the Virginia...

Equality Virginia to Honor 2018 Class of OUTstanding Virginians April 14

Each year, Equality Virginia selects a group of OUTstanding Virginians to honor at their 15th annual Commonwealth Dinner on April 14 in Richmond.  OUTstanding Virginians are...

Equality Virginia’s Parrish Expresses Disappointment in Column

"Virginia can’t afford to allow discrimination to continue in our commonwealth. We will be back next year to fight for full equality for Virginia’s...

Michael Berlucchi Named OUTstanding Virginian by Equality Virginia

Past Hampton Roads Pride President Michael Berlucchi to be honored as an OUTstanding Virginia at Equality Virginia's 15th Annual Commonwealth Dinner on April 14...

Anti-Discrimination Bills Approved by Committee in Richmond

Yesterday in Richmond at the General Assembly, the General Laws Committee passed two crucial bills out of committee, Sen. Adam Ebbin’s SB 202 and Sen. Jennifer...

Equality Virginia to Build on Success with “Day of Action” on...

Equality Virginia (EV) hopes to build on the legislative successes made in 2017 by convening its "Day of Action" on February 5 in Richmond. ...

Gov. Elect Northam Taps LGBTQ Leaders and Local Allies for Transition...

Yesterday, Governor-Elect Ralph Northam announced his bipartisan Transition Committee, consisting of Virginians from across the Commonwealth, tapping statewide LGBTQ leader James Parrish of Equality...

Poll: Majority Of Virginia Voters Support Pro-LGBTQ Social Issues

A poll commissioned by LGBTQ rights organization Equality Virginia finds that a majority of Virginia voters support pro-LGBTQ positions on various social issues, including...

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