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Seattle PrideFest - June 26, 2016 - Photo: Tiffany Von Arnim for SGS

Seattle LGBTQ Pride 2019: The Sunday Edition

June 30, 2019 • HAPPY PRIDE SEATTLE!!! HERE’S ALL THE GREAT EVENTS TO DO FOR PRIDE...

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Seattle LGBTQ Pride 2019: The Saturday Edition

June 29, 2019 • HAPPY SEATTLE LGBTQ PRIDE SATURDAY!!!! Here is EVERY gay event to do today!  Pick one and...

The top photo by Joseph Ambrosini of the Daily News is the ONLY known photo from the first night of the riots. The bottom photo is from a famous series of photos taken by Fred McDarrah. Both photos really indicate that the Stonewall Rioters were very young street kids. (not surprisingly....the young are more likely to riot than the middle aged...)

Stonewall at 50 History Lesson: The Power of the Magic Brick and The...

June 28, 2019 • Can we just stop with the whole fake “Stonewall Magic Brick” thing? Or, using it...

Mama Tits vs the Bigots, June 30, 2014.

Flashback To Five Years Ago: Mama Tits Vs The Bigots At Pride Parade

June 27, 2019 • Wow! It’s been five years already?!?!?!? Since Seattle Diva Mama Tits stood up to a...

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SMC’s “Summer of 69” Answers The Musical Question: “What Was On The Stonewall’s...

June 20, 2019 • Or, I assume it does. Seattle Men’s Chorus is getting ready for their big annual Pride...

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...

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Remembering & Honoring Pulse Orlando, Three Years Later

June 12, 2019 • It’s the anniversary of the Orlando Pulse Nightclub Massacre…three...

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Epic 1984 Documentary “Before Stonewall” Returns To Northwest Film Forum For Pride

June 11, 2019 • An important LGBTQ documentary returns to the big screen just in time to...

Photo/Image: Chris Schanz

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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#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...

Photo: Fred W. McDarrah

A Kickstarter We Love: Supporting A Reprint of Fred McDarrah’s Iconic Stonewall Photos

October 25, 2018 • SO many GoFundMe’s and Kickstarter campaigns out there…everyone wants money to...

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TWIST 2018: Heklina, Mapplethorpe and The Imperial Court

October 18, 2018 •   Here are MORE fun options for films to check out in the next few days at...

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A SLEW Of Queer Theater Is Coming Up Starting With “Casa Valentina” By...

October 17, 2018 • It’s definitely a queer piece of theater but many of the cross dressing male...

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Reflecting on LGBTQ Lives Lost on 9/11

September 11, 2018 • Every year on September 11, I think the majority of Americans (as...

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What DOES “Butch” Mean?

August 27, 2018 • InQueery, a video series from the website them takes a look at the...

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Hepburn…Tracy…Duke of Windsor: All The Juicy Gay Secrets Revealed In “Scotty and the...

August 24, 2018 • Don’t let the very hetero banner image fool you…the one the makers of the...

Lady Bunny & Neil Patrick Harris photo credit Jonathan Bayme

Big Drag News: Lady Bunny Teams Up with Neil Patrick Harris For Wigstock...

August 15, 2018 • Just released news: The Legend Known As Lady Bunny, (who just celebrated her 88th birthday...

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Stonewall Turns 49…And, Honoring A Queer Pioneer We Just Lost: Dick Leitsch

June 28, 2018 •   Today, June 28th, is the actual anniversary date of the Stonewall Uprising the 1969 New...

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“Marching in Gucci”: Sermons in Shade with Chad Goller-Sojourner @ Langston

June 19, 2018 • Don’t Miss: Spend Pride with “Marching in Gucci,” Sermons in Shade, and Communion in Red...