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Gay District Open Mic Night 7/17/2015

Have a thought that’s been gnawing at the back of your brain that you have to get out? Need a space to bitch about things that other GBTIQ guys will totally get? Just want to listen and catch up with things going on? Then come on over for Gay District Open Mic Night! We’ll pass around the mic and discuss whatever y’all want to dish on, take down ideas to flesh out in future discussions, and afterward anyone interested can join in a tasty trip to Amsterdam Falafel. See you tomorrow night!

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Gay District meets at The DC Center, located inside the Reeves building at 2000 14th Street NW Washington, DC 20009.  Attendees will need to enter the Reeves building via the “Exit” doors on 14th Street, facing McDonald’s. We encourage attendees to bring their photo ID to gain access inside the building. If you do not have or are unable to present a photo ID, please contact the DC Center at (202) 682-2245.

 

 

Friday Night Discussion: 07/03/2015, with Guest Facilitators: Jonathan Jones & D’Arcee “Marriage Equality…Where Do We Go From Here?”

Where do we go from here? The fight for Marriage Equality has been all but won and while many conservative communities continue to criticize SCOTUS’ decision members of the LGBTQI community say, “What Next”? What struggles faced by our brothers and sisters deserves the backing of HRC and other heavy hitting social justice non-profits. What will be the new campaign for liberal allies to add to thei…r list of promises for the sake of votes and approval ratings? How do we as LGBTQI people have conversations with our friends and loved ones who have “come out” against the decision?

Join us this Friday, July 3rd! Our discussion will led by guest facilitators, Jonathan and D’Arcee as we discuss SCOTUS recent decision on Marriage Equality, The fallout and the future of the LGBTQI community

Articles Of Interest:
“Texas Attorney General Defiant over same-sex marriage decision”

“7 Issues Facing The LGBT Community After Marriage Equality”

Gay District meets at The DC Center, located inside the Reeves building at 2000 14th Street NW Washington, DC 20009.  Attendees will need to enter the Reeves building via the “Exit” doors on 14th Street, facing McDonald’s. We encourage attendees to bring their photo ID to gain access inside the building. If you do not have or are unable to present a photo ID, please contact the DC Center at (202) 682-2245. Afterwards, we’ll head out to one of the fine establishments on the U Street Corridor.