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DCBP 2013 App Now Available

DCBP AppThe official DC Black Pride 2013 App is now available for download. The app is available for iOS and Android.

Video: Council of the District of Columbia presents Ceremonial Resolution to DCBP

DC CouncilDC Councilmember Anita Bonds and the Council of the District of Columbia present ceremonial resolution to the the DC Black Pride.

Center for Black Equity President/CEO Statement on Jason Collins

Jason CollinsOn Monday, April 29, 2013, Jason Collins, a 34-year-old professional NBA player, publicly identified himself as a Black, gay athlete.

Press Release: Official Events

DC Black Pride Black Lesbian and Gay Pride Day, Inc. (DC Black Pride) is pleased to announce the schedule for the 23rd DC Black Pride festivities. 

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SAGE Metro DC presents viewing of "Black Is...Black Ain't"

Black Is...Black Ain'tSAGE Metro DC's 4th Monday Series' Black History Month Celebration will feature the viewing of the film "Black Is...Black Ain't" on Monday, Feb. 25.

The event, cosponsored by AARP DC and The DC Center for the LGBT Community, will take place from 6 p.m. until 9 p.m. at AARP, 601 E Street, NW, Washington, DC. Immediately following the film, there will be a panel discussion by members of the community. Light refreshments will be served.

"Black Is…Black Ain't," the classic film by Marlon Riggs, a brilliant African American film maker who died of AIDS. This Sundance Award winning film speaks on issues in the Black community regarding "acting white", sexism, patriarchy, homophobia, as well as family, the black church and multiple identities. In the film Angela Davis, Cornell West, Essex Hemphill and others talk about what Black is 1995. Our inter-generational panel will dialogue on what has changed and what's remained the same.

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Published Feb. 12, 2013
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