Archives for January 2016

Monthly Archives: January 2016

Tables had places for folks to sign petitions, register for mailing lists, and participate in #ShoutYourAbortion.
Health Local

Despite Controversy and Backlash, Planned Parenthood Continues with Celebrations

Planned Parenthood of the Great Northwest and the Hawaiian Islands hosted its annual anniversary event Friday night to commemorate the famous Roe v. Wade decision and a woman’s right to choose. ...
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Senator Patty Murray (D-WA) and Congresswoman Suzan DelBene (WA-01) joined supporters at the Planned Parenthood Seattle Health Center.
Health Local

Murray, DelBene Support Women’s Rights at Planned Parenthood on Roe v. Wade Anniversary

On the 43rd anniversary of the landmark Supreme Court decision in Roe v. Wade, Senator Patty Murray (D-WA) and Congresswoman Suzan DelBene (WA-01) joined supporters at the Planned Parenthood Seattle Health Center. ...
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RuPaul/Logo
Entertainment

Logo Announces New Slate of Shows Including RuPaul’s ‘Gay For Play Game Show’

Gay Skit Happens stars Brian Jordan Alvarez, Tara DiFrancisco, Julie Goldman, Stephen Guarino, Ken Kirby, Lyric Lewis, Courtney Pauroso, Bill Posley, and features a guest appearance by SUPERFRUIT. ...
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Club Skirts The Dinah
Entertainment

Lesbian Stars Heat Up The Dinah at ‘Hot As L’ Signature Event

“Hot as L” will feature some of our community’s most beloved and popular stars, including Elizabeth Keener, Clementine Ford and Tracy Reyerson. ...
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Local

Alliance Formed to Fight Transphobia on Legislative Level in Washington State

The Washington SAFE Alliance has launched a statewide campaign to preserve anti-discrimination laws and to safeguard existing protections for transgender people. ...
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Local

Seattle to Open Safe Lots for Homeless Living in Vehicles

Mayor Ed Murray issued an emergency order to expedite the siting of two safe lots in Ballard and Delridge for homeless individuals and families living in recreational vehicles and cars. ...
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Politics

‘Stop Hate Dump Trump’ Campaign Launched to Hold Presidential Candidate Accountable

A diverse coalition has organized to give voice to Americans calling out Donald Trump for his hate speech, misogyny, Islamaphobia, and racism. ...
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Lisa Koch/Photo: Chris Bennion
Local

Annual Seattle Celebrity Birthday Bash Honoring Lisa Koch Feb. 5

Seattle singer/comedian Lisa Koch puts on her annual Birthday Bash at The Triple Door featuring Vickie Shaw, Roxanna Ward, Barbara Higbie, and others. ...
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Stephanie Brusig and Sarah Toce (l-r) at the ABBA Museum in Stockholm.
Travel

Travel to The Land of ABBA: Stockholm

It goes without saying, you can’t visit Stockholm without going to the ABBA The Museum and The Swedish Music Hall of Fame at Djurgården. ...
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Politics Local

Bipartisan Bill Would Automatically Register Voters in Washington State

Proposed SB 6379/HB 2682 would automatically register eligible voters who have an enhanced driver’s license, commercial driver’s license or apply for benefits for certain programs ...
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