The last few weeks have been particularly painful during a time when so many are already struggling. DOJ Pride Board member Lindsay Dunn prepared the following statement on behalf of the entire Board on the need for reflection, solidarity, and action right now: This June, we celebrate Pride. We also celebrate the fifth anniversary of … Continue reading June Pride Month Statement
Pride Month is almost upon us! Though we're all still social distancing and working remotely, DOJ Pride has been busy organizing some virtual events to help us celebrate Pride Month and keep us all connected during these stressful times. First, we're organizing a set of virtual happy hours (likely in the second or third week … Continue reading Upcoming Pride Month Activities!
Given the COVID-19 pandemic and stay-at-home orders, our inter-agency happy hour scheduled for April 15 is postponed. We will try to reschedule the event as soon as we can. In the meantime, we hope that all our members stay home and stay safe!
Join LGBTQ+ employee resource groups from across the federal government to hang out, meet new friends and welcome spring! We will gather once again at Red Bear Brewing Company on Wednesday, April 15, 2020 at 5:30 PM. It’s just a block away from 4CON on M Street—209 M Street NE. It’s gay-owned and LGBTQ-friendly. See … Continue reading LGBTQ+ Inter-Agency Happy Hour—April 15
Come out for DOJ Pride’s first happy hour of 2020 on the auspicious date of 2/20/2020! We’ll be meeting up at Red Bear Brewing Company at 5:30 PM. If you haven’t been to Red Bear yet, you have no excuses! It’s just a block away from 4CON on M Street—209 M Street NE, to be … Continue reading DOJ Pride Winter Happy Hour
On November 22, 2019, the Board of Directors for DOJ Pride delivered a letter to Attorney General Barr regarding concern about employee morale in the wake of the Department's briefs and arguments in U.S. Supreme Court cases, R.G. & G.R. Harris Funeral Homes Inc. v. EEOC; Bostock v. Clayton County, GA; and Altitude Express Inc. … Continue reading Letter to Attorney General Barr regarding Title VII protections
DOJ Pride will reschedule a summer happy hour. Stay tuned.