Several June Pride events upcoming at the Department: FBI, ATF, and OJP

Check out many June events coming up this week.  Feel free to join where possible! June 14 Screening of Brother Outsider:The Life of Bayard Rustin June 14, 2011 at 12 noon Great Hall, RFK Main Building June15 ATF Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender Pride Month Celebration June 15, 2011. 9:00AM Keynote Speaker: U.S. Representative Barney … Continue reading Several June Pride events upcoming at the Department: FBI, ATF, and OJP

“Brother Outsider” Screening, Tuesday, June 14th at Noon

“Brother Outsider:  The Life of Bayard Rustin” Film Screening and Discussion   DOJ Pride (the Department’s association of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender employees and their allies), the DOJ Association of Black Attorneys, and the JMD Equal Employment Opportunity Staff will co-sponsor a free screening of “Brother Outsider:  The Life of Bayard Rustin” at 12:00 … Continue reading “Brother Outsider” Screening, Tuesday, June 14th at Noon

Ted Olson Key Note address to DOJ: “I do not recall, in my lifetime, a more rapid change in public opinion on an issue that has in the past been so intensely controversial and regrettably divisive.”

DOJ LESBIAN, GAY, BISEXUAL AND TRANSGENDER PRIDE MONTH PROGRAM Moving Equality Forward:  The Power of Allies The Great Hall of the Robert F. Kennedy Building, 11:00 a.m.  Ted Olson, Speaker I invariably experience a rush of awe and nostalgia when I return to the Department of Justice.  I am extraordinarily grateful for the privilege of … Continue reading Ted Olson Key Note address to DOJ: “I do not recall, in my lifetime, a more rapid change in public opinion on an issue that has in the past been so intensely controversial and regrettably divisive.”

Office of Justice Programs LGBT Pride Month Celebration: Thursday, June 9, 2011 at 11am

The Office of Justice Programs is hosting the first ever LGBT Pride Observance,  "Justice Through Visibility," at OJP Headquarters, 810 7th St NW, in the OJP Main Conference Room at 11am.  Opening remarks will be made by OJP’s Assistant Attorney General Laurie Robinson. Our keynote speaker is Kevin Jennings, Assistant Deputy Secretary for Safe and Drug … Continue reading Office of Justice Programs LGBT Pride Month Celebration: Thursday, June 9, 2011 at 11am