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A Tribute To A Patriarch For LGBTQ Equality In Seattle, Charlie Brydon

February 12, 2021 • One of the pioneering fighters for LGBTQ equality in Seattle passed away on February 9th,...

Virtual Memorial For Timothy Ray Brown, 1st Person Cured of AIDS Scheduled for...

February 10, 2021 • Plans have been finalized for a virtual memorial service for Timothy Ray Brown, the 1st person...

A Gay City Checklist On Prepping For The November 3rd Election

October 22, 2020 • Have you voted?!?!? Are you going to vote? Did you forget to register...

The GSBA’s Louise Chernin Steps Down After 19 Years As Executive Director

September 18, 2020 • Apparently she had planned to retire earlier this year but the concerns of the Covid-19...

Let’s “Drag Out The Vote, Hunty”!!!

August 7, 2020 • Election 2020 is HELLA important because….well, we need to vote OUT the Orange Menace of...

Fred Hutch Announces Retirement of Wakefield

July 13, 2020 • Beloved human rights and HIV activist Wakefield (who prefers to go by just his last name) has...

Summer Taylor Dies After Being Struck By Driver During Protest

July 7, 2020 • Summer Taylor one of two protesters struck by car during a police brutality rally on I-5 in...

Cleaning Up Durkan/Best’s Messy CHOP Failure…They Need To Go And Changes Need To...

July 1, 2020 • So, after over a month of drama, the BLM/George Floyd/CHAZ-CHOP Saga seems to be heading into...

Seattle School Board Passes Historic LGBTQ+ Resolution

June 30, 2020 • Seattle School Board President Zachary DeWolf announced last week that the the Seattle School...

Seattle Loses A Pioneer Activist; SGN Editor George Bakan Dies at 79

June 9, 2020 • The LGBTQ community of Seattle and Western Washington lost a pioneering advocate and...

Seattle Out & Proud Awards $25k To Area Orgs Aiding During Covid-19 Crisis

April 8, 2020 • Seattle Out & Proud, the community group more commonly referred to as “Seattle...

Tuesday Is Lobby Day In Olympia!

February 10, 2020 • Yes, Tuesday, February 11th is Lobby Day in our state’s...

Governor Inslee Announces 15 For New LGBTQ Commission

January 20, 2020 • Last week, Governor Jay Inslee announced the names of the 15 LGBTQ Washingtonians who would...

GSBA Announces Business & Humanitarian Award Winners

January 16, 2020 • Via press release: GSBA RECOGNIZES EXCELLENCE IN WORKPLACE DIVERSITY & INCLUSION 39th...

University of Washington’s Q Center Dr. Jen Self Announces Resignation

January 8, 2020 • News from the University of Washington’s LGBTQ community…Dr. Jen Self announced...

Major Staff Changes At Three Dollar Bill Cinema

December 19, 2019 • It’s supposed to be a slow news time of year…nothing but “end of the...

GSBA Announces Honorees For Business & Humanitarian Awards

December 13, 2019 • The Greater Seattle Business Association announced the recipients for their...

Rachael Brister Accepts Job With Provincetown Film Society

December 12, 2019 • Happy/Sad news to report about a local community member. RACHAEL BRISTER, known to many in...