Archives for August 2015

Monthly Archives: August 2015

Politics

Mass Votes Override Baker’s Veto in Support of Homeless Youth

The override was a bipartisan effort with the Legislature voting to restore the $2 million in youth homelessness funding. ...
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Local

All-Gender Restroom Legislation Passes Seattle City Council

This legislation will amend the Seattle Municipal Code so that single-occupant restrooms will no longer be restricted to a specific sex or gender identity. ...
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Health

Public Accommodation Critical to Transgender Health, Study

Currently, 18 states and the District of Columbia have gender identity nondiscrimination laws in employment, housing, public education, and business/credit. ...
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International

The Meaning of Family: Chinese Dad Fights For Gay Son’s Equal Rights

In 2007, Lin Xiaotao came out to his best friend, a woman. She offered to marry him so his parents wouldn’t find out about his sexuality. ...
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Editorial

Same-Sex Marriage Not Enough: Refocusing the Fight for LGBT Equality

Despite the U.S. Supreme Court’s marriage equality ruling in Obergefell v. Hodges, LGBT activists agree that there are still more battles to win before LGBT equality is achieved. ...
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National

More Millennials Living With Family Despite Improved Job Market, Study

Five years into the economic recovery, things are looking up for young adults in the U.S. labor market. ...
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Editorial

Reba, Narvel and the Muppets: If They Can’t Last, Can We?

Why do we feel such impact over the breakup of celebrity relationships? And what the hell happened to Kermit and Piggy? ...
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Sports

WNBA New Lottery Rules: What You Need to Know

The new format will guarantee that the Lottery Team with the worst two-year cumulative record will end up with at least the third pick in the WNBA. ...
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Entertainment

Star Trek: The Sexed Generation Blasts Off to the Annex Theatre

More debauchery than a weekend on Riza, Star Trek: The Sexed Generation blasts off once again September 10-12 at the Annex Theatre. ...
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International

Victory Trainings in Colombia Produce 23 LGBT Candidates

Since 2013, Victory has been working to train and collaborate with a diverse group of LGBT leaders in Colombia. ...
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