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Louise Chernin of the GSBA Comments on Alaska Air Controversy

August 2, 2018 • Today, Louise Chernin, the president and CEO of the Greater Seattle Business Association,...

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Alaska Airlines Apologizes For Seating Snafu

July 31, 2018 • Gay World was up in arms yesterday about the “Alaska Airlines...

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Seattle’s Hometown Airline Alaska Bumps Gay Couple To Benefit A Straight Couple

July 30, 2018 • Well, our “hometown airline” ALASKA AIRLINES screwed the pooch this weekend when a...

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Ninth Circuit Denies Shuts Down Trump Administration Efforts at Transgender Military Ban

July 18, 2018 • “The Ninth Circuit, much like the six other courts to have considered the proposed policy,...

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GLSEN Statement on Hawai’i Passing LGBTQ Non-Discrimination Youth Bill

July 16, 2018 • GLSEN Statement on Hawai’i Passing LGBTQ Non-Discrimination...

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Stonewall Turns 49…And, Honoring A Queer Pioneer We Just Lost: Dick Leitsch

June 28, 2018 •   Today, June 28th, is the actual anniversary date of the Stonewall Uprising the 1969 New...

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Federal Court Slaps Down Trump Regime’s Attempt to Implement Transgender Military Ban

June 15, 2018 • Via Lambda Legal: Federal Court Denies Renewed Attempt to Implement Transgender Military Ban...

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Tonight: Kick off Pride Month with Equal Rights Washington’s Together for Justice &...

June 7, 2018 • Kick off Pride Month with Equal Rights Washington’s Together for...

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Supreme Court Rules In Favor Of Anti-LGBTQ Intolerance In “Wedding Cake” Case

June 4, 2018 • National LGBTQ organizations quickly respond to the disappointing outcome in the Masterpiece...

Seattle Mayor Jenny Durkan raises the new Pride Flag at Seattle City Hall on Friday, June 1, 2018. Photo: Michael Strangeways

Pride Month Kicks Off With Events ALL Over The Place

June 3, 2018 • So. Pride has gone from a Day to a Weekend to a Week and now officially it’s a Month of...

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Visit Seattle Kicks Off Pride Month With #WeSEALove Campaign

May 31, 2018 •     Visit Seattle has come up with a great promo for Seattle’s...

NCLR's Mathew Shurka after his February 20, 2018 testimony at the Hawaii State Capitol, wearing rainbow leis given to him by the LGBT Caucus of the Democratic Party of Hawai'i.

Hawaii is 12th State to Prohibit Conversion Therapy for LGBTQ Youth

May 25, 2018 •   HONOLULU—Hawaii Governor David Ige signed a bill sponsored by Hawaii...

Seattle to add 5 new colors to their official city Pride Flag for 2018. Photo: Seattle LGBTQ Commission

Seattle Gets Five New Colors Added To Pride Flag For 2018

May 25, 2018 •   In partnership with SEqual Seattle who helped fund it, the Seattle LGBTQ Commission has...

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Honoring the Black Panther Party and Generations of Activism in Seattle

May 21, 2018 •     Amontaine Aurore’s powerful play (Don’t Call It a Riot!) just...

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Forum To Discuss Stonewall National Monument Happening April 5th!

April 4, 2018 •     Well, you have your chance with a community forum happening Thursday, April 5th...

Washington State Governor Jay Denslee signs bill into law banning "Conversion Therapy"

Governor Inslee Signs Ban On Conversion Therapy

March 28, 2018 • Via the Human Rights Campaign Press: VICTORY! Washington Governor Signs Legislation Protecting...

Gov. Inslee signs Engrossed Substitute Senate Bill No. 6037, March 6, 2018. Relating to the uniform parentage act. Primary Sponsor: Jamie Pedersen

ERW Reports On A Winning Year For LGBTQ Rights In Washington

March 23, 2018 • Equal Rights Washington lists out some amazing progress made in...

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Maxine Waters and Adam Rippon Give Powerful Speeches At 2018 HRC Awards

March 18, 2018 • On March 10, 2018, more than a thousand of the Human Rights Campaigns biggest...

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Partage les valeurs du sport !!!

March 14, 2018 • They love us in France! Got this fantastic press release the other day about this year’s...

Out gay Olympian ADAM RIPPON to receive honors from Human Rights Campaign

Out Olympian Adam Rippon Announced To Receive HRC Visibility Award

March 8, 2018 • HRC Announces Olympian Adam Rippon will Receive Visibility Award at the 2018...