Archives for May 2014

Monthly Archives: May 2014

Top News Local Travel

Seattle Tops Bay Area, Chicago for Most LGBT-Friendly City

In honor of Pride Month, NerdWallet crunched the numbers to find the most LGBT-friendly cities in the U.S. - and Seattle was on top. ...
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Top News National

Maya Angelou: Saying Goodbye to a Civil Rights Legend

In 1993, Angelou was selected to read a poem at President Bill Clinton’s first inaugural address, the first poet selected since Robert Frost read for JFK. ...
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Top News Politics Local

Local Heroes: Pride Foundation’s Scholarship Reception

U.S. Senator Patty Murray gave the opening remarks at the Pride Foundation’s annual Scholarship Reception at Cornish Playhouse in Seattle. ...
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Top News International

Despite Religious Objection, Cyprus Will Hold First Pride Parade

Even though Cyprus’ Orthodox Christian Church doesn’t approve of the country’s first gay pride festival, the show will go on. ...
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Top News Politics Faith and Religion

Maine Commission Rules Unanimously Against NOM; Imposes Record Fines and Disclosure of Donors

NOM violated Maine law by failing to register or report its activities despite playing a central role in funding a $3 million marriage referendum in 2009. ...
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Top News Faith and Religion

HRC Requests Meeting with Pope to Discuss Firing of LGBT Teachers

HRC delivered a letter to the Vatican on behalf of nine teachers who lost their jobs at Catholic schools for being LGBT or supporting an LGBT family member. ...
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Top News Politics Local

Special Guest Justice Yu at the 2014 Seattle Pride Parade

This year, Justice Yu will ride behind the grand marshals, with a number of campaign supporters and volunteers walking along side. ...
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Top News Sports

Seattle Falls to NY Liberty in Fourth Consecutive Road Game

In the team’s fourth-straight road game, the Seattle Storm fell short against the New York Liberty Tuesday night at Madison Square Garden, 70-64. ...
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Top News International

Facebook Suspends Italian Woman’s Account Over Same-Sex Kiss

After posting a picture of two women kissing, a woman in Italy had her Facebook account suspended after she refused to take it down. ...
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Entertainment

INTERVIEW: Meet LezBeOnTalk’s Marissa Farina

Marissa Farina has emerged as one of the most prominent gay figures within the world of YouTube. Her videos have attracted over 64,000 subscribers to date. ...
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