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Queer Bar Announces Talent For Pride 2019: Big Freedia and Mýa To Headline

February 21, 2019 • And, we’re off. Local businesses and organizations are all starting to announce talent...

The non-profit formerly known as SASG (Seattle Area Support Group) is now PEER SEATTLE and install a new sign at their new location to reflect that. Photo by Marc Shelffo  via Tony Radovich/Facebook

SASG Evolves Into Peer Seattle; Moves Into New Home

February 20, 2019 • The non-profit formerly known as Seattle Area Support Group has had to adapt to...

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Snowpocalypse 2019 Results In Cancellation For Events Including Lifelong Gay Bingo

February 13, 2019 • The last two weeks have played havoc with area venues and producers who put on shows and...

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One Smart Cookie: Out Gay Mayor/Maybe Prez Candidate Pete Buttigieg Bops Into Seattle...

January 29, 2019 • A lot of people in the country murmured to themselves, “who the hell is Pete...

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TomboyX is GSBA’s Business of the Year

January 28, 2019 • The GSBA named TomboyX their Business of the year earlier this month,...

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Frye’s Big “Cherdonna-thon” Kicked Off This Weekend; You have 3 Months To Check...

January 28, 2019 • It’s rare to get a long run in the world of performance based art but Seattle based...

Tristen Pamphlet-Gardner, winner of the 2018 Emerging Leaders Pride Award marches with the GSBA. Photo: Nate Gowdy for SGS

Seattle Pride Stuff #1: Help Nominate Pride Announcers for 2019!

January 24, 2019 • Seattle Pride is doing something different this year for the 2019 Seattle Pride Parade...

Ryan Karnoski, Staff Sergeant Cathrine (“Katie”) Schmid, and  Drew Layne are plaintiffs in the lawsuit filed against Donald J. Trump filed in Seattle on August 28, 2017 seeking to stop Trump's ban on transgender military members.

Supreme Court Declines Transgender Military Ban Cases; Allows Trump Admin To Continue Tossing...

January 22, 2019 • In a setback for transgender equality, the U.S. Supreme Court...

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Washington Schools Unsafe for Many LGBTQ Secondary Students, GLSEN Report Finds

January 15, 2019 • Via press release: Washington schools lack many inclusive resources and affirming policies for...

Pacific Northwest Ballet principal dancer Jonathan Porretta announces his retirement after 20 years. Photo: Lindsay Thomas

PNB’s Out Gay Principal Dancer Jonathan Porretta Announces Retirement

January 14, 2019 • Pacific Northwest Ballet announced today that principal dancer JONATHAN PORRETTA, will end his...

Top Democratic donor Ed Buck, left, is being investigated after the death of 2 African American men in his West Hollywood home. Images via Facebook

LGBTQ Groups Demand Investigation Into Deaths Of Two Young Black Men In WeHo

January 10, 2019 • Via Press Release: LGBTQ and Allied Organizations Urge Thorough, Independent Investigation and...

Local Bigot's phobic tirade in Lynnwood Washington salon caught on video.

Area Man Subjected To Homophobic Tirade In Lynnwood, WA Salon By “Mango Meghan”

January 9, 2019 • Oh, HELL no. Seattle metro resident Christopher Brown had a VERY unfortunate...

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Trump Administration Fires Service Members With HIV; Lambda Legal & OutServe File Suit

December 19, 2018 • Via Lambda Legal: “It’s disgusting that the Trump Administration is sending some men and...

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Free Show At Gay City: “AIDS-It’s In Our Blood: Stories of Love, Loss,...

December 14, 2018 • It started Thursday, December 13th and runs through Saturday night at Gay...

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Lavender Rights Art Auction Fundraiser Has A Great Line-Up of Live Talent, Too

December 13, 2018 • The Lavender Rights Project’s big fundraiser is all about the fabulous local queer art...

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152 LGBTQ Elected Officials Call on 116th Congress to Advance LGBTQ Equality

December 12, 2018 • Via LGBTQ Victory Institute: 152 LGBTQ Elected Officials Call on...

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Three Dollar Bill Partners With Gay City For New Direction For Film Festival...

December 11, 2018 • Three Dollar Bill Cinema, producers of LGBTQ film festivals and events in...

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#RememberHarvey Milk 40 Years After His Assassination

November 27, 2018 • Forty years ago today, out gay politician and San Francisco City Supervisor HARVEY MILK was...

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AIDS Memorial Pathway Group Meets Tuesday To Discuss Art Planned for Seattle’s AIDS...

November 27, 2018 • It’s been years in the planning but Seattle is finally getting a memorial to lives taken...

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EQUALUX: Taste of GSBA Raises An Astonishing $1.25million For LGBTQ Scholarships

November 21, 2018 • The Greater Seattle Business Association had a VERY successful...