Archives for March 2017

Monthly Archives: March 2017

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A Guide for Students: How to Write a Term Paper

The following is a sponsored post submitted to The Seattle Lesbian. First, it’s important to define what the term paper is for a ...
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National

LGBT Erasure from 2020 Census: ‘This is an Assault’

According to the Census Bureau, the 2020 census will not include questions related to sexual orientation or identity. ...
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Politics Local

Seattle Files Lawsuit Against Trump’s ‘Sanctuary Cities’ Executive Order

San Francisco also sued Trump over the sanctuary cities Executive Order earlier this year, also saying his order was unconstitutional. A hearing has been set for April 14. ...
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Entertainment

Actress Amber Heard: ‘I Became Lesbian Amber Heard’ in Hollywood

In 2010, The Danish Girl star Amber Heard came out as bisexual even though she was told it might negatively effect her Hollywood career. ...
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Seattle Men's Chorus Born This Way
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Born This Way: Seattle Men’s Chorus Stands Up for LGBTQ Community with Pride

This innovative multimedia concert features a world premiere composition from Latina transgender composer, Mari Esabel Valverde, as well as pop favorites from Gaga, Pink, Cyndi Lauper, and Rufus Wainwright. ...
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The Handmaiden
Entertainment

Amazon Studios Original Film ‘The Handmaiden’ to Premiere on Amazon Prime Video April 13

Park presents a gripping and sensual tale of a young Japanese Lady living on a secluded estate and a Korean woman who is hired to serve as her new handmaiden. ...
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Politics

Trump Administration Proposes Eliminating LGBT Elders from Key Federal Survey

Results from the survey are used to determine how to direct billions of dollars toward older people’s needs through publicly funded senior centers, home-delivered meals, family caregiver support, transportation, and other key supports. ...
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Entertainment

Patricia Arquette to Receive Vanguard Award at 28th Annual GLAAD Media Awards

Patricia Arquette will receive GLAAD's Vanguard Award, which is presented to media professionals who have made a significant difference in promoting equality and acceptance of LGBTQ people. ...
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National

Federal Court Orders Florida to Issue Accurate Death Certificates to Surviving Same-Sex Spouses

After more than 40 years together, Hal Birchfield and James Merrick Smith traveled to New York in October 2012 and got married. Tragically, less than a year later, in September 2013, James died at the age of 94. ...
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Essay: History of the Gay Rights Movement in the U.S.

When the American Psychiatric Association dropped homosexuality from the list of mental disorders in 1973, it helped to solidify the idea that gay identity was no longer synonymous with deviance and vice. ...
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