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Top, left to right: GAA Firehouse, James Baldwin Residence, LGBT Community Center; Bottom, left to right: Audre Lorde Residence, Women’s Liberation Center, Caffe Cino; Photos courtesy of NYC LGBT Historic Sites Project

6 Iconic NYC Buildings For The LGBTQ Community Achieve Landmark Status

June 20, 2019 • Six buildings in New York City of significance to the LGBTQ community officially became city...

Stolen Pride flag replaced at Swallow Bar in White Center. Via Swallow Bar FB page

Vandalism and Fascist Groups Loom Over Seattle Pride Month Festivities

June 19, 2019 • Over the last few weeks, a number of disturbing occurrences have marred the usual festivity of...

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The “Love Is Gay Tour” Bops Into Screwdriver This Saturday with WASI //...

June 19, 2019 • MORE stuff to do for Saturday with the LOVE IS GAY TOUR with headliners WASI, the Los Angeles...

Whatever Happened to Robbie Turner, Nelson Heston Riley and Kitty Baby in the Re-bar Green Room prior to a Match Game show.

SOB #2: This Sunday Is The FINAL “Match Game”…We Talked To Nelson Heston...

June 14, 2019 •   We don’t know what the hell is happening to Seattle but it ain’t...

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Queer Art Walk: Remembering Stonewall at 50 Project Showcased At 3 Capitol Hill...

June 10, 2019 • Seattle photographer CHRIS SCHANZ has created a special photography project to honor the 50th...

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The Swallow Grand Opens On Friday // White Center Gets 1st Pride Fest...

May 30, 2019 • So, two things to note about our unincorporated neighbor to the southwest, WHITE CENTER, that...

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

Seattle Pride Kicks Off With Friday Flag Raising At City Hall/Saturday Capitol Hill...

May 29, 2019 • Yes, it’s already here! And, we’re so not ready for it!!!!!! We’re NOT in...

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Drag Stars To Turn Out For Kshama Sawant Benefit At Chop Suey Tonight

May 23, 2019 • The race for the District 3 Seattle City Council seat is highly...

The Brazilian film "Bixa Travesty" screens at Travessias Film Festival at Northwest Film Forum on Saturday, May 25th.

Travessias Brazilian Film Festival Focuses On Issues Of Race, Gender and Sexuality

May 22, 2019 • Yes, the 45th Seattle International Film Festival is currently going...

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The Lucky Couple To Get Married By “Queer Eye” Jonathan Van Ness Is…..

May 20, 2019 • Elysian Brewing and Seattle Pride announced last month they were...

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PrideFest Releases Poster With Names of Performers On It: Jinkx, Varla Jean, AJA...

May 19, 2019 • A number of notable drag performers both local and national will perform at...

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Mayor Pete Launches Resource Page To Outline His Policy Plans

May 17, 2019 • Out gay Democratic presidential candidate, Mayor Pete Buttigieg has...

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SIFF 2019: Locally Made Lesbian Film “Good Kisser” Debuts This Weekend

May 17, 2019 • You have two chances to check out a new film made by local out...

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More Film: “The Most Dangerous Year” Opens At Northwest Film Forum

May 16, 2019 • A Washington State made film examines attacks on transgender...

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Thunderpussy, Sassyblack, Whitney Mongé, J GRGRY Head Volunteer Park Pride Line-up

May 9, 2019 • Seattle Pride (the parade people; not the festival people) just announced the line-up for the...

Seattle Mayor Jenny Durkan and drag star Jinkx Monsoon named Grand Marshals for Seattle Pride Parade 2019!

Mayor Durkan and Jinkx Monsoon Among Marshals Named For 2019 Seattle Pride Parade

May 7, 2019 •   FINALLY, Seattle Out and Proud has announced the Grand Marshals for this year’s...

Queer Eye's Jonathan Van Ness will marry one local couple on June 4th.

Seattle Pride Teams Up With “Queer Eye’s” Jonathan Van Ness & Elysian To...

April 29, 2019 • Seattle Pride (the parade producers not the festival producers) are teaming up with Elysian...

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Protest The Trump Administration’s Discriminatory Ban On Transgender Military At Westlake Rally

April 12, 2019 • Today, April 12th, the Trump Administration’s exclusionary and discriminatory ban on...

Out gay man ZACHARY DEWOLF announces his candidacy for Seattle City Council's District 3 seat. Photo: DeWolf Campaign

Zachary DeWolf Throws Big Gay Hat Into District 3 Ring

April 11, 2019 • Oh, let the circus begin! And, the race for the District 3 Seattle City Council seat in this...

Left to right: Asukaa Jaxx (credit unknown), Egan Orion (photo: Alex Garland) and Christopher Peguero (Photo via Facebook)

At Least 3 LGBTQ Candidates Vie For City Council Seats: Peguero, Jaxx and...

April 5, 2019 • It’s considered an “off” year for elections on the national level but many...

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Seattle Pride Releases Names of Announcers for 2019 Parade

April 5, 2019 • At Wednesday night’s sparsely attended community meeting (Where were...

Lori Lightfoot wins in a landslide to become first out lesbian and  African-American mayor of Chicago.

Lesbian Mayoral Candidates Win In Chicago and Madison

April 2, 2019 •   It was a huge night for out queer politicians Tuesday night as...

The film JACK & YAYA will close out the Translations Film Festival on Sunday, May 5, 2019.

Three Dollar Bill Announces Opening/Closing Films for Translations Film Festival 2019

March 27, 2019 • Three Dollar Bill Cinema has released information about the upcoming TRANSLATIONS: SEATTLE...

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Seattle Red Dress 2019 To Star Jiggly Caliente, Sammy Jo and Purple Crush

March 27, 2019 • Seattle PrideFest finally released names of headliners and entertainers for this year’s...

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Can We Triple The Number of Lesbian Mayors In The U.S. ?

March 27, 2019 • Four out lesbian women (Lori Lightfoot, Satya Rhodes-Conway, Jolie Justus and Jane Castor)...