Archives for April 2014

Monthly Archives: April 2014

Top News International

Turkey to Build ‘Pink Ward’ for Transgender Prisoners

Turkey plans to build a separate prison for LGBT offenders to “protect convicts” with different “sexual orientations.” ...
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Top News Politics

Critics: Jo Becker Rewrites Marriage Equality Movement in New Book

Jo Becker’s book has been criticized by civil rights enthusiasts, activists and reporters for “airbrushing several gay rights activists out of history.” ...
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Top News Politics

Immigrant Youth Activists Unite to Demand Immediate Release of Yordy Cancino

Yordy Cancino has lived in the U.S. since he was a child and is one of many undocumented youth leading GSAs and making schools safer across the country. ...
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Sports

Orlando Will Host First-Ever WNBA Preseason Tournament

In addition to the four-game tournament, a full slate of clinics, practices and autograph sessions featuring the WNBA players and coaches will be conducted. ...
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Entertainment

Playbill Goes Rainbow for Pride

The rainbow logo will appear on the covers of all Broadway and Off-Broadway theater programs this June, , the first time in its 130 years. ...
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Travel

Vacation Station: Good Chow on the Road

We recently sat down with three nutrition experts to help us navigate traveling without leaving our taste buds at home, while staying healthy on vacation. ...
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Top News Health

University of California Tentative Agreement Reached for Gender-Neutral Spaces

Proponents of gender-neutral restrooms say that the male-female paradigm that still dominates American society is outmoded, discriminatory and dangerous. ...
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Top News Local

Smith, DelBene, McDermott, Kilmer to BSA: Knock It Off

Thirty-nine Washington state legislators have signed a letter in support of Rainier Beach United Methodist Church’s decision to stand by McGrath. ...
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International

Lesbian Couple the First to Marry in UK Church

Originally, all churches, synagogues, mosques, and temples were excluded from conducting same-sex weddings. ...
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Top News Local

Pride on the Menu at Fifth Annual Seattle Pride Picnic

A $1 donation to the Seattle Pride Picnic is requested. All donations benefit YouthCare, which aids homeless youth in Seattle and the Northwest. ...
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