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Memo To L’etranger: Robbie Turner Hasn’t Been A Regular At RPlace For Well...

August 18, 2017 • What’s up with The Stranger lately? They’re kinda stupid. OK, so first we had...

Confederate Memorial in Seattle's Lake View Cemetery. Photo via Change.org

Call For Removal Of Lake View’s Confederate Memorial Leads To Focus On Privately...

August 16, 2017 • After this weekend’s “Alt Right” aka “Racist Nazi White Power...

Seattle native/former Stranger writer/current BuzzFeed reporter DOMINIC HOLDEN made The Advocate's list of 50 influential LGBTs in media

Dan Savage and Dominic Holden Both Make The Advocate’s List of 50 Most...

August 16, 2017 • Two Seattle LGBT media types made The Advocate’s list of ...

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37 % of Transgender Washingtonians have experienced homelessness in their lifetimes

August 15, 2017 • Local transgender community responds to shocking discrimination...

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Statement From The National LGBTQ Task Force On Violence In Charlottesville

August 14, 2017 • WASHINGTON-DC: In response to the White Supremacist rally in...

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Transgender TV Characters Positively Shape Audience Attitudes

August 10, 2017 • Transgender TV characters have the power to shape audience attitudes,...

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Chelsea Manning Goes Vogue

August 10, 2017 • Hmmmm…..to be honest, not sure what to make of this story which oddly combines whistle...

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“Bitsy Bates” Us With Cannabis Cooking Tips On New Web Series From Uncle...

August 4, 2017 • We LOVE a good advertorial! Part not-so-subtle advertisement! Part entertainment! Part...

LGBTQ activist finished first in the August primary for position 5 on the Seattle School Board and advances to November election.

Mixed Results For LGBTQ Candidates In August Primary But Durkan & DeWolf Advance...

August 4, 2017 • There are a large number of out LGBTQ candidates in this year’s Seattle...

The cast of the monthly drag variety show BACON STRIP created and hostessed by the one and only Sylvia O'Stayformore pictured in the center. Photo: Chris Schanz

Congrats #2: Sylvia O’Stayformore’s BACON STRIP Wins Weekly’s “Best Drag Show” Honor

August 3, 2017 • Congrats #2 to Sylvia O’Stayformore’s “Big Gay Variety...

Beth Barrett has been named the permanent Artistic Director for the Seattle International Film Festival. Photo: SIFF

Congrats #1: Beth Barrett Named Permanent SIFF Artistic Director

August 3, 2017 • We are SO thrilled that Beth Barrett has been named the permanent Artistic...

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It’s Confirmed: Joey Burgess Takes Over Former Purr Space For New Club “Queer...

August 2, 2017 • We broke the news last night that it appeared the name of the new venue taking over the former...

A new sign has appeared in the window of the old Purr space at 1518 11th Ave between Pike and Pine on Capitol Hill.

Is “Queer Bar” Moving Into The Old Purr Location? And, WHO Is Behind...

August 1, 2017 • Well, that was quick. It’s August 1st and there is already a new sign in the window at...

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“Nite Skool” Rocks and Rules at Annex Theatre

July 30, 2017 • Just when it seems like the country has completely gone backwards,...

Seattle Mayor Ed Murray and the man accusing him of sexual assault, Delvonn Heckard.

Murray Accuser Wants Millions From City of Seattle

July 28, 2017 • In the latest development in the Seattle Mayor Ed Murray Scandal...

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EC Black Pride Events Happening All Over The Emerald City This Weekend

July 26, 2017 • Just a reminder that EMERALD CITY BLACK PRIDE is happening this weekend in Seattle with events...

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Trump Bans Transgender Military Personnel; Community Reacts With Fury

July 26, 2017 • In yet another pathetic attempt to distract and divide, Donald Trump tweeted out this morning...

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Xanna’s Photo Essay: Day 1 of Capitol Hill Block Party 2017

July 25, 2017 • 2017’s Capitol Hill Block Party began with two music panels open to the public free of...

Embattled Seattle Mayor Ed Murray (left) at the Pride Flag raising ceremony at Seattle City Hall, June 1, 2017. Photo: Michael Strangeways

“Mayor Gate” Continues As Seattle LGBT Commission Demands Murray Resign From Office

July 24, 2017 • New developments in the ongoing saga of the Mayor Ed Murray Abuse Scandal continue to emerge....

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UMO Is Ready To Lead The Resistance…

July 21, 2017 • Satire and political cabaret have long been tools to fight...

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Sue Bird Comes Out Publicly…Plays In Saturday’s WNBA All-Star Game At Key Arena

July 20, 2017 • I’ll be honest…I thought WNBA superstar, 15 year veteran...