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Aretha Franklin by Richard Bernstein for Interview Magazine

A Toast…To The Legend Known As Aretha Franklin

August 16, 2018 • We lost a legend today, Aretha Franklin, the Queen of Soul passed away aged 76. She was never...

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Breaking: Barbie Announces Purr Is Closing Its Doors

July 29, 2018 •   Some shocking news for fans of Barbie Roberts and her cocktail lounge, Purr. She just...

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Remembering Tab Hunter

July 13, 2018 • TCM to Remember Legendary Actor Tab Hunter on July 20  Programming Tribute to Include The...

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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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#OrlandoPulse 2 Year Anniversary: Remembering The Victims While Fighting For Gun Control

June 12, 2018 • June 12th is a new major LGBTQ Day of Remembrance as we pay tribute...

Seattle LGBTQ community member S.J. Brooks died Saturday, May 19, 2019 from wounds received in a rare cougar attack.

Cascades Cougar Attack Claims Life Of Community Member

May 22, 2018 • A rare but deadly cougar attack has taken the life of a member of...

ACT UP protests will be one part of the AIDS Crisis to be remembered with the AIDS Memorial Pathway

Artists Wanted To Help Design Cal Anderson Park’s AIDS Memorial Pathway

May 21, 2018 • Work on actual planning for the AIDS Memorial Pathway is well underway with an impending...

One of the founders of "Dykes on Bikes" Soni Wolf passes at age 69.  Photo credit: Sarah Karlan

Founding Member of Dykes On Bikes Passes At Age 69

May 1, 2018 • Statement from NCLR’s Kate Kendell on the Passing of Dykes on Bikes Founding...

Peggy Platt: 1959 - 2018

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Remembering Peggy Platt On KUOW…And, At A Memorial Service

April 12, 2018 • For fans of Seattle comedian/actress PEGGY PLATT, you have a couple different options to...

Peggy Platt as Euomi Spudd (as the Virgin Mary) in the long running hit holiday variety show Ham for the Holidays. Photo: Chris Bennion/ACT

Peggy Platt, Beloved Seattle Comedian/Actress Has Passed Away

April 3, 2018 • Terrible news to report. Beloved Seattle comedian/actress/performer PEGGY PLATT passed away in...

Storm Chaser Joel Taylor dies from suspected overdose at age 38. Photo via MySpace

Shocker: “Storm Chasers” Star Dies Of Suspected Overdose On Atlantis Cruise

January 24, 2018 • Cruising the high seas on a big gay ocean liner is a very popular LGBTQ travel...

Dr. Mathilda Krim, a pioneer in the fight against HIV/AIDS died Monday aged 91

AIDS Research Pioneer Dr. Mathilde Krim Dies At 91

January 16, 2018 • The founding chair of the American Foundation for AIDS Research (amfAR) and...

No Justice No Pride protesters shut down the 2017 Seattle Pride Parade in downtown Seattle with Black Lives Matter activists. Photo: Basil Shadid

No Justice No Pride Issues Statement; Shuts Down Seattle Pride Parade

June 25, 2017 • Protesters have shut down the 2017 Seattle Pride Parade at approximately 11:50 am PDT this...

The original rainbow flag hand sewn by Gilbert Baker.

NYC Flag Day March Honors Rainbow Flag Creator Gilbert Baker

June 15, 2017 • New York City Memorial Rally and Protest March Honors the Late Gilbert Baker, Rainbow Flag...

Placards featuring all 49 victims of Pulse Orlando were held by community members at Seattle's "We Remember-Pulse One Year Anniversary" event at Cal Anderson Park on Monday, June 12, 2017. Photo: Adam McRoberts for Seattle Gay Scene

“We Remember”: Seattle Honors Those Lost As Well As The Survivors Of Orlando...

June 14, 2017 • On Monday, June 12, 2017 people gathered in somber groups in cities all around the country to...

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Spectrum Dance Theater’s (IM)Pulse Examines Queer Violence & ACTing Up In Response

June 12, 2017 • Seattle’s modern dance theater company, SPECTRUM DANCE THEATER is closing...

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Seattle Honors Orlando Pulse On the One Year Anniversary This Monday June 12

June 9, 2017 • So, we’re at the one year anniversary of the Orlando Pulse Massacre which...

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We Lost Our Mary

January 25, 2017 • The world mourns the loss of the actress who “turned the world...

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Honoring Carrie Fisher With A Light Saber Tribute

December 30, 2016 • This is sweet. Some local folks have created a spur of the moment tribute to legendary actress...