DOJ Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender Pride Month Program – June 6
“Moving Equality Forward: The Power of Allies”
DOJ will sponsor its annual Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender (LGBT) Pride Month Program at 11:00 a.m., on Monday, June 6, 2011, in The Great Hall of the Robert F. Kennedy Building. Attorney General Eric H. Holder, Jr., will provide special remarks and Theodore Olson, partner in the Washington, D.C. office of Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher, and former Solicitor General of the United States (2001-2004) will serve as the keynote speaker. In addition, DOJ Pride, the Department’s organization of LGBT employees and their allies, will present its Roemer Community Service Awards and James R. Douglass Award. The Bethesda-Chevy Chase High School Theater and Media Arts Program will perform scenes from “The Laramie Project”, a nationally recognized and award winning play about the reaction to the 1998 murder of University of Wyoming gay student Matthew Shepard in Laramie, Wyoming. See you at 11am on Monday, June 6th!