D.C. Black Pride opened with a reception and awards ceremony at the Hamilton Crowne Plaza on May 28. The awards honored Jeffrey Richardson, the D.C. City Council and the late Charlotte Smallwood.
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Michael Key has worked as a photojournalist for the Washington Blade since 2009 and is currently serving as the photo editor. He has worked on Capitol Hill, in the White House, on the campaign trail and in cities along the East Coast taking iconic photos documenting the extension of marriage benefits to same-sex couples, the repeal of "Don't Ask, Don't Tell," and other events of interest to the LGBT community. Follow Michael
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