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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.

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...

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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...

Former Washington State Governor Christine Gregoire will be the head speaker at the GSBA annual Holiday Luncheon at McCaw Hall on December 14, 2016.

Christine Gregoire Headlines GSBA Annual Holiday Luncheon

November 29, 2016 • Oh, this should be good…former Washington State Governor...

Can Can and Fred Wildlife team up for an Election Day Cabaret on Tuesday, November 8, 2016.

Vote. And, Where To Go After

November 8, 2016 • It’s Election Day 2016 in these here United States and it means we need to VOTE (if you...

Bernie Sanders visits Seattle this Saturday, August 8, 2015.

Weekend With Bernie and Pramila…Yes, THAT Bernie Is Coming To Seattle, Too

October 13, 2016 • Everybody loves Bernie! Well, most everybody in Western Washington. Senator...

Hillary Clinton and Jill Stein both schedule Seattle visits in October while on the 2016 presidential campaign trail.

More Tix To Be Released For Hillary Event; Dr. Jill Campaigns With Kshama

October 10, 2016 • Two bits of local campaigning news to process as we digest last...

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GSBA and Absolut Team Up For Ultimate Cocktail Battle…Plus, GSBA Candidate Forum!!!

September 8, 2016 • In a tradition dating back to the invention of air! It’s time for the annual Greater...

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The Grapevine: Obama In Seattle For Pride Weekend…ALL Of It

June 2, 2016 • The traditional media outlets have already reported that President Barack Obama is coming to...

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Seattle Pride And Delta Ban Alaska Air Employees From 2016 Pride Parade

May 18, 2016 • Corporate greed rears its ugly head just in time for Seattle’s 2016 LGBTQ Pride...

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Washington Blade Jumps Shark; Attacks Sanders For Not Supporting Gay Candidates

April 14, 2016 • I’ve tried to not get on too many soap boxes this presidential election season, and have...

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Bernie Sanders Wins Landslide Victory Over Hillary Clinton In Washington & Alaska

March 26, 2016 • The Associated Press has called both the Alaska and Washington Democratic Caucuses for Senator...

Enthusiastic Bernie Sanders supporter in line at Seattle Center to gain entry to Bernie's March 20, 2016 rally at KeyArena.
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Seattle “Feels The Bern” At Massive Sanders Rally At Seattle Center

March 21, 2016 • Thousands of Seattleites stood in a line that looped from KeyArena, around the International...

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Bernie’s Heading To Seattle On Sunday…And, How YOU Can Stump For Him NOW

March 17, 2016 • The Washington State Democratic Caucus is happening on Saturday, March 26 and to energize his...

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Hey, All You Gay Caucus Lovers Out There! It’s Time To Get On...

March 17, 2016 • You still have time to participate in the 2016 Washington State...

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Mayor Murray To Sign Executive Order Implementing Seattle’s All-Gender Restroom Policy

March 4, 2016 • On March 3rd, the Office of Seattle Mayor Ed Murray announced the Mayor will...

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So You’re Free to Be Who You Are…Just Not Your Private Bits

February 4, 2016 • Remember when members of the Church or “doctors” would...

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Kshama Sawant To Lead Forum On Rent Control and LGBTQ Affordable Housing

November 18, 2015 • As part of LGBTQ Allyship’s “Conversations Across...

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ERW Endorses Banks Over Kshama And The Stranger Fumes

October 26, 2015 • Local politics and elections. Brings out the best in all of us! This...