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The Nation and The LGBTQ Community Mourn The Passing of Justice Ginsburg

September 18, 2020 • The nation, or at least the compassionate progressive citizens of this country, are in...

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...

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...

NW Film Forum Honors Lynn Shelton With Online Screening

May 20, 2020 • The Seattle film and arts community as well as fans of her work as a...

Re-Bar Just Announced They’re Closing At Current Location

May 9, 2020 • A day dreaded by many in Seattle has finally happened. In news that is sure to depress many of...

Patron At The Cuff Collapses And Dies Sunday Night

February 17, 2020 • Great sadness at The Cuff Complex today as staff and patrons at Sunday night’s tea dance...

Former Community Leader Shaun Knittel Dies, Aged 39

January 1, 2020 • The Seattle LGBTQ community woke up to shocking news on the first day of 2020 as the news...

Arrest In Murder Of Vancouver Washington Trans Teen Nikki Kuhnhausen

December 19, 2019 • The discovery of the body of Nikki Kuhnhausen, aka Nikki Fox, a 17 year old transgender...

Legendary Cartoonist Howard Cruse Dies

December 4, 2019 • Sadly, iconic gay cartoonist Howard Cruise passed away November 26, 2019 from...

AIDS Quilt Returns To San Francisco

November 20, 2019 • A major announcement today about the iconic AIDS Quilt that honors...

Honoring Trans Lives Lost

November 20, 2019 • Today is Trans Day of Remembrance, a day to honor the lives of transgender people killed...

Where To Honor Trans Lives Lost On Wednesday For Trans Day of Remembrance

November 18, 2019 • This week, communities around the world will honor the lives of transgender community members...

“Echoes” Features Big Line Up Of Stars In Support Of AIDS Memorial

October 9, 2019 • An all-star line-up of local talent will perform at ECHOES, a benefit concert for the AMP:...

Capitol Hill Turns Out For Unveiling of Barbara Bailey Way

August 8, 2019 • Seattle and Capitol Hill in particular turned out to honor activist and business owner BARBARA...

Calendar Mark: The Angel Band Project Honors Victims/Survivors of Sexual Violence

June 26, 2019 • It’s a horrifying anniversary to mark. Next month, on July 19, 2019, is the 10th...

Remembering & Honoring Pulse Orlando, Three Years Later

June 12, 2019 • It’s the anniversary of the Orlando Pulse Nightclub Massacre…three...

Reflecting on LGBTQ Lives Lost on 9/11

September 11, 2018 • Every year on September 11, I think the majority of Americans (as...

A Toast To The Late Great Burt Reynolds… #F*ckFacebookCensorship

September 6, 2018 • Hollywood icon/leading man BURT REYNOLDS passed away today at age 82 after years of illness....

A Toast To 2 Great Booksellers: Debbie Sarow and Barbara Bailey

September 6, 2018 • As a passionate lover of books, I think it’s important to acknowledge that Seattle has...

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...