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LGBTQ community leaders Aleksa  Manila, Monisha Harrell and Louise Chernin are 3 of Seattle Mayor Jenny Durkan's 2018 Pride

Mayor Durkan Honors Six Community Members at 2018 Pride Awards

June 21, 2018 •   Seattle (June 21) – In her first Pride Awards presentation,...

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And, The Rogue “Capitol Hill Pride” Is Baaaaaack! Group Announces Rival Pride Saturday...

June 13, 2018 • Like Cher and Cockroaches, you just can’t get rid of Charlette...

Seattle Mayor Ed Murray and the man accusing him of sexual assault, Delvonn Heckard. Heckard died early Friday morning, February 16, 2018 in a South King County motel.

Ed Murray Accuser Dies In Auburn Motel

February 16, 2018 • There’s another shocking twist in the Mayor Ed Murray Sex Scandal. One of the men who...

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All The Husbears Of West Seattle Can Rejoice: Mayor Durkan Pushes For Streamlining...

December 13, 2017 • For Seattle  mass transit supporters, some good news today as brand...

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Jenny Durkan Sworn In As Seattle’s First Lesbian Mayor/First Female Mayor In Nearly...

November 28, 2017 • Attorney Jenny Durkan was sworn in as Seattle’s 56th mayor earlier this afternoon. Ms...

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Election 2017 Flips A Finger of Disdain To Trumpism With Big Wins For...

November 8, 2017 • How’s that agenda of hate and division working out for ya, Republican Party? Judging by...

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Election Day Is Here…VOTE! (And, How To Follow LGBTQ Candidates Across The Country)

November 6, 2017 • It’s Election Time Kids! It’s time to fill in those ballots and mail/drop them off...

The next mayor of Seattle will either be Jenny Durkan or Cary Moon.

Meet The 2017 Seattle Municipal Candidates This Friday

September 18, 2017 • The Greater Seattle Business Association aka the GSBA is presenting a...

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BREAKING: Seattle Mayor Ed Murray Resigns After New Abuse Allegation Revealed

September 12, 2017 • Updated: Hours after the Seattle Times revealed that there was a fifth allegation that Seattle...

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LGBTQ Seattle Has A Chance To Meet The Candidates

August 29, 2017 • We’re VERY confused why the GSBA is holding “Face to...

LGBTQ activist finished first in the August primary for position 5 on the Seattle School Board and advances to November election.

Mixed Results For LGBTQ Candidates In August Primary But Durkan & DeWolf Advance...

August 4, 2017 • There are a large number of out LGBTQ candidates in this year’s Seattle...

Seattle Mayor Ed Murray and the man accusing him of sexual assault, Delvonn Heckard. Heckard died early Friday morning, February 16, 2018 in a South King County motel.

Murray Accuser Wants Millions From City of Seattle

July 28, 2017 • In the latest development in the Seattle Mayor Ed Murray Scandal...

Embattled Seattle Mayor Ed Murray (left) at the Pride Flag raising ceremony at Seattle City Hall, June 1, 2017. Photo: Michael Strangeways

“Mayor Gate” Continues As Seattle LGBT Commission Demands Murray Resign From Office

July 24, 2017 • New developments in the ongoing saga of the Mayor Ed Murray Abuse Scandal continue to emerge....

No Justice No Pride protesters shut down Capital Pride in Washington D.C. earlier this month.

Seattle Pride Makes Plans In Case Of Anti-Corporate Protests During Sunday Parade

June 21, 2017 • Seattle Pride is making back up plans in case this Sunday’s Seattle Pride Parade faces...

Seattle Mayor Ed Murray and the man accusing him of sexual assault, Delvonn Heckard. Heckard died early Friday morning, February 16, 2018 in a South King County motel.

Breaking: Sexual Abuse Accuser Drops Case Against Mayor Ed Murray

June 14, 2017 • Delvonn Heckard, the man who claimed Ed Murray sexually abused him as...

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Two City Hall Events: Pride Flag Raising & LGBTQ Aging Forum

May 29, 2017 • If you enjoy hanging out at Seattle’s City Hall then we have...

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Victory Fund Endorses 9 LGBTQ Candidates Including Jenny Durkan For Seattle Mayor

May 22, 2017 • A few months ago, the 2017 Seattle Mayor’s race was looking to be a bit...

Seattle Mayor Ed Murray and the man accusing him of sexual assault, Delvonn Heckard. Heckard died early Friday morning, February 16, 2018 in a South King County motel.

LGBTQ Community Leaders Respond To Mayor Murray Allegations While Accuser Reveals Name

April 25, 2017 • On Friday, April 21, 2017, Louise Chernin, the executive director of the Greater Seattle...

Rock icon Melissa Etheridge is coming to Seattle on May 7th...and, endorses Mac McGregor for Seattle City Council

Melissa Etheridge Endorses Mac McGregor For City Council Prior To Her May 7th...

April 13, 2017 • All things Melissa Etheridge in this post. The popular out lesbian rocker has captivated her...

Seattle Ed Murray accused of decades old sexual abuse of a minor.

Seattle Mayor Ed Murray Accused Of Sex Abuse Of Minor; Mayor Denies Allegations

April 7, 2017 • A bombshell lawsuit was filed in King County Superior Court on Thursday, April 6, 2017 that...