Archives for September 2017

Monthly Archives: September 2017

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National

Edie Windsor Remembered: Funeral Live Stream and Private Shiva Friday

Civil rights legend Edith Windsor passed away at the age of 88 in New York on Tuesday. Windsor was the plaintiff in the U.S. Supreme Court case  Windsor v. United States – which effectively struck down the Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA) and paved the way for nationwide marriage equality in 2015. ...
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When You Look Out the Window: How Phyllis Martin and Del Lyon Built a Community.
National

New Children’s Book ‘When You Look Out the Window’ Depicts LGBT Landmarks in San Francisco

Magination Press, the children’s book imprint of the American Psychological Association, is celebrating with a new children’s book about two pioneering lesbian activists: When You Look Out the Window: How Phyllis Martin and Del Lyon Built a Community. ...
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Politics

California Legislature Passes ‘Bill of Rights’ for LGBTQ Seniors in Long-Term Care

The California Legislature Wednesday approved a bill that would create a “bill of rights” for LGBTQ seniors in long-term care. ...
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Politics Local

Sawant ‘Relieved’ with Murray’s Resignation, Blames Council for Lack of Leadership

Sawant has long been a vocal opponent of Murray maintaining his seat for the duration of his last year in office. ...
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Politics Local

Seattle Mayor Ed Murray Resigns, Cousin Says He Sexually Abused Him

Seattle Mayor Murray has announced his impending resignation effective 5 p.m. Wednesday, September 13. ...
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Local

Seattle Tattoo Expo 2017: Art Endures at Fisher Pavilion

The Seattle Tattoo Expo is a family-friendly event. Admission is free for children under 12 accompanied by an adult. ...
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Entertainment

Fox Searchlight First Look: Billie Jean King Biopic ‘Battle of the Sexes’

Fox Searchlight has released a new clip and featurette for Battle of the Sexes, starring Emma Stone as Billie Jean King and Steve Carell as Bobby Riggs. ...
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Health Local

Seattle/King County Clinic to Offer Free Dental, Vision, Medical Services at Four-Day Health Clinic

People who struggle to access and/or afford dental, medical and eye care services may receive them free of charge at the largest free health clinic ever organized in the State of Washington, Seattle/King County Clinic, Oct. 26-29, in KeyArena at Seattle Center. ...
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Politics National

Five Living Former Presidents Unite for ‘One America Appeal’ to Benefit Hurricane Victims

All five living former American presidents have joined together to issue the “One America Appeal” to ask their fellow citizens and friends around the world to support the staggering recovery needs from Hurricane Harvey. ...
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Sports

Bird Breaks Penicheiro’s WNBA Record for All-Time Assists in 477 Career Games

Sue Bird, 10-time WNBA All-Star and two-time champion, broke the WNBA’s all-time assists record Friday night. With her 2,600th assist, Bird passed Ticha Penicheiro to become the league’s assists leader. ...
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