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  • Lou Chibbaro Jr.

    Lou Chibbaro Jr. has reported on the LGBT civil rights movement and the LGBT community for more than 30 years, beginning as a freelance writer and later as a staff reporter and currently as Senior News Reporter for the Washington Blade. He has chronicled LGBT-related developments as they have touched on a wide range of social, religious, and governmental institutions, including the White House, Congress, the U.S. Supreme Court, the military, local and national law enforcement agencies and the Catholic Church. Chibbaro has reported on LGBT issues and LGBT participation in local and national elections since 1976. He has covered the AIDS epidemic since it first surfaced in the early 1980s. Follow Lou

    [caption id="attachment_27561" align="alignright" width="250" caption="Frank Kameny’s gay rights activism predated the Stonewall riots by more...

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    Maryland Gov. Martin O’Malley this week delivered the first in what marriage equality advocates say...

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    The Republican-controlled House Appropriations Committee released a draft fiscal year 2012 budget bill on Sept....

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