Bowser appoints activists as heads of LGBT affairs

Last week, Mayor Muriel Bowser appointed two important LGBT activists to head the Office of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender Affairs. Her appointees were Sheila Alexander-Reid, who worked on the business teams of Washington City Paper and the Washington Blade, to lead the office… Read More


Advocates push for elimination of prostitution free zones in D.C.

Dozens of transgender rights advocates gathered outside the Wilson Building on Friday to rally behind Monica Jones, a transgender student at Arizona State University’s School of Social Work who was arrested last May for, in the words of the arresting officer,… Read More

GU Pride elects new board member as a representative for the trans* community

On Tuesday evening, GU Pride announced the results of its elections. Among the new board members, Celeste Chisholm (COL ’15) was elected as GU Pride’s first trans* representative. This new position reflects GU Pride’s current focus on standing for all… Read More