Archives for October 2012

Monthly Archives: October 2012

Washington Marriage Update: Bill and Melinda Gates Donate $500,000

Washington Marriage Update: Bill and Melinda Gates Donate $500,000

Gates had previously made a $100,000 contribution to WUM on June 29. ...
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Book Your Play in Palm Springs for The Dinah 2013

Book Your Play in Palm Springs for The Dinah 2013

The city, dubbed "the new Gay Mecca," boasts more gay and gay-friendly restaurants, nightclubs, hotels, retailers, and other businesses than any other one gay destination in the world. ...
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Marriage: It’s About Love and Commitment (A Transgender Perspective)

Marriage: It’s About Love and Commitment (A Transgender Perspective)

Special to The Seattle Lesbian By JamieAnn Meyers My wife and I met one another as seventh graders in 1957 and began “going ...
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SNL Alum Ana Gasteyer to Perform with Seattle Men’s Chorus!

SNL Alum Ana Gasteyer to Perform with Seattle Men’s Chorus!

Gasteyer will join SMC on opening weekend only (Friday, November 30 and Saturday, December 1)! ...
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9th Circuit Court of Appeals Rejects Challenge to R-71 Signature Policy

9th Circuit Court of Appeals Rejects Challenge to R-71 Signature Policy

Appeals Judge A. Wallace Tashima, writing the main opinion today, said the case is essentially moot, since the state already released the petitions months ago. ...
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Mayor Bloomberg Issues Marriage Equality Challenge to Washington State

Mayor Bloomberg Issues Marriage Equality Challenge to Washington State

The challenge grant was issued as part of a week-long campaign to inspire supporters and spur donations to match the Mayor’s $250,000 pledge and defend Washington’s bipartisan marriage law. ...
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INTERVIEW: Hunter Valentine’s Kiyomi Dishes on Love, Music and Marriage Equality

INTERVIEW: Hunter Valentine’s Kiyomi Dishes on Love, Music and Marriage Equality

The Seattle Lesbian spoke with Hunter Valentine's Lead Vocalist Kiyomi about love, marriage and music. ...
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Many Lesbians Not Screened for Cervical Cancer, Study Finds

Many Lesbians Not Screened for Cervical Cancer, Study Finds

The rate of routine screening for cervical cancer is low among lesbians, according to a new study. ...
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Gallup: 3.4% of U.S. Adults Identify as LGBT

Gallup: 3.4% of U.S. Adults Identify as LGBT

One finding: nonwhites are more likely than white segments of the U.S. population to identify as LGBT. ...
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Secretary Reed Forecasts `Robust’ 81% Voter Turnout

Secretary Reed Forecasts `Robust’ 81% Voter Turnout

Washington has over 3.85 million registered voters – an all-time high – and more are expected to be added, since new registrations are still being accepted in-person at county elections offices. ...
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