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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...

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Trans Actor/Activist Alexis Arquette: 1969-2016

September 12, 2016 • It was a sad turn of events on Sunday, September 11, 2016 when the famed...

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Comedy Legend Gene Wilder Takes His Final Bow

August 29, 2016 • He crafted a number of iconic performances in films stretching from the late...

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US Navy Shortlists Harvey Milk for Naval Honor…His Own Ship

July 29, 2016 • According to leaked information sent from Secretary of the Navy Ray...

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Heteronormativity is Not in The Prime Directive, Captain.

July 9, 2016 • If you’re following any of the Star Trek: Beyond news lately, you may...

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Dearly Beloved….We Are Gathered Here To Honor Prince

April 21, 2016 • 2016 is turning into an “Annus horribilis” when it comes to losing legendary...

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The 1964 Bieber (AKA Paul McCartney) Comes To Town In April…And, Farewell To...

March 9, 2016 • It’s a very “Beatles-y” kind of day I...

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Community Leader, Sonorra McMath, Passed Away Last Month.

January 14, 2016 • SGS learned entirely too late that a powerhouse queer woman of color, Sonorra...

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Ziggy Is Dead. David Bowie Succumbs To Cancer At Age 69

January 10, 2016 • Sadly, it’s not an Internet joke. Iconic British pop star David Bowie died today...

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A Toast To….The Legendary Carol Doda

November 11, 2015 • A lot of you are going: “Huh?” (but a lot of you say that about...

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Pacific NW Pitchman For “Vern Fonk” Has Honked His Last Honk

August 18, 2015 • For Pacific Northwest fans of cheesy locally made television...

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Wake Set For Beloved Seattle Queen And Personality, Isidor “Aunty” Martinez

April 2, 2015 • Friends and family of famed Seattle drag mother/door person Isidor “Aunty Izzy”...

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Memorial Service For Trenton Garris Set For Golden Gardens On March 8

March 6, 2015 •   Trenton Garris, a beloved member of Seattle’s LGBTQ community died...