Posts Tagged ‘GLOV’

Betts Murder Underscores Risk of Pick-Up Crime

Local gay-rights activists are growing increasingly concerned about the recent spike in so-called pick-up crimes in and around the District.
The organization Gays and Lesbians Opposing Violence (GLOV) has issued two alerts warning gay males to be wary of hooking up through phone chat lines or via the Internet, as the risk goes far beyond contracting sexually transmitted [...]

Follow That Story: Gay Rights Groups Re-Forms Following Attacks

About 50 people showed up last night to a meeting led by Todd Metrokin, the out-front gay-bashing victim we wrote about two weeks ago, and Chris Farris, an artist and friend of Todd's who blogs at The meeting effectively re-formed GLOV (Gays and Lesbians Opposed to Violence), a group active in the '90s (even before e-mails and cell phones!)