Washington DC

August 8, 2013
SlutWalk DC

SlutWalk Aims to Strike Heart of the D.C. Community

Organizers revamp, refocus, and rally
Saturday, August 10, Washington, D.C. will hold its third annual SlutWalk. The now global protest was originally started in Canada after Toronto Police Officer Michael Sanguinetti was quoted staying, "…Women should avoid dressing like sluts in order not to be victimized.”
July 23, 2013
A Pride flag and the District of Columbia flag wave side by side

D.C. Passes JaParker Deoni Jones Birth Certificate Equality Amendment Act

By Katy Ray
Washington, D.C. legislators have taken yet another significant stride toward bringing transgender equality to the District. Recently, councilmembers unanimously approved the JaParker Deoni Jones Birth Certificate Equality Amendment Act of 2013.