Archives for June 2012

Monthly Archives: June 2012

Seattle Candlelight Vigil in Honor of Mollie Olgin and Mary Kristene Chapa Draws Crowd of 300

Seattle Candlelight Vigil in Honor of Mollie Olgin and Mary Kristene Chapa Draws Crowd of 300

Olgin, 19, and Chapa, 18, were brutally shot in a park last Friday evening. They were found the next morning by a couple hiking the grassy area – with gunshot wounds to the head. ...
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HIV Superinfection in Uganda More Common Than Originally Thought, New Study

HIV Superinfection in Uganda More Common Than Originally Thought, New Study

HIV superinfection in Uganda may be more common than previously thought, study finds. ...
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Seattle Storm Signs 2010 Championship Contributor Svetlana Abrosimova

Seattle Storm Signs 2010 Championship Contributor Svetlana Abrosimova

Abrosimova played nine seasons in the WNBA, including Minnesota, Connecticut and with the Storm. She was part of Seattle's 2010 WNBA championship roster. ...
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Cyndi Lauper and Harvey Fierstein Bring Kinky Boots to Chicago Before Broadway Debut

Cyndi Lauper and Harvey Fierstein Bring Kinky Boots to Chicago Before Broadway Debut

Iconic performer Cyndi Lauper has released “Sex is in the Heel,” a remixed selection from the upcoming musical Kinky Boots.  The track is ...
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Watch the First Full Episode of Hit & Miss Starring Chloë Sevigny

Watch the First Full Episode of Hit & Miss Starring Chloë Sevigny

Hit Miss stars Chloë Sevigny as a Mia, a contract killer with a secret: she's a transgender woman. ...
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Historic Pentagon Lesbian, Gay, Bi-Sexual, and Transgender Pride Month Event

Historic Pentagon Lesbian, Gay, Bi-Sexual, and Transgender Pride Month Event

Official transcript from the Pentagon's first LGBT Pride Month event. ...
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Wife of Lesbian Tenant Denied Name on Lease Despite New York Marriage Equality Act

Wife of Lesbian Tenant Denied Name on Lease Despite New York Marriage Equality Act

The decision is in direct violation of the New York Marriage Equality Act, New York Rent Stabilization Code and several of State and City human rights laws. ...
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Hetrick-Ma​rtin Institute’​s At-Risk and Homeless LGBTQ Youth Program Funding Renewed

Hetrick-Ma​rtin Institute’​s At-Risk and Homeless LGBTQ Youth Program Funding Renewed

Over the next year, HMI will serve 350 young people through workshops, conferences, panels, and other learning experiences. ...
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Official Remarks by President Obama on the Passage of the Affordable Care Act

Official Remarks by President Obama on the Passage of the Affordable Care Act

In a 5-4 vote, the U.S. Supreme Court upheld the Affordable Care Act, introduced by President Obama in 2010. The law will take full effect in 2014. ...
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Maryland Counties Urged to Recognize Out-of-State Marriages of Same-Sex Couples

Maryland Counties Urged to Recognize Out-of-State Marriages of Same-Sex Couples

The letter cites the Maryland Court of Appeals' unanimous ruling that out-of-state marriages of same-sex couples are entitled to recognition under Maryland law. ...
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