Archives for January 2018

Monthly Archives: January 2018


WATCH: Sen. Patty Murray Reflects on Women’s March and Issues Dividing America Under Trump Regime

Senator Patty Murray (D-WA) released the following video statement in celebration of the anniversary of the Women’s March, likely the largest single-day demonstration in recorded U.S. history. ...
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Women's March 2018 / Photo: Dawn Celeste McGregor
Politics Local

Women’s March 2018: Every Story

During the Women's March, women stood together as examples to every person who is marginalized. Each voice was unique, and every voice was necessary, because we ALL need to be represented to make this change. ...
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Public Places at Heart of Fight for LGBT Equality, New Study

The Movement Advancement Project (MAP) has launched a new report, LGBT Policy Spotlight: Public Accommodations Nondiscrimination Laws, that provides a comprehensive overview of the patchwork of federal, state and local protections against discrimination in public spaces. ...
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Disney's Doc McStuffins is up for a GLAAD Media Award.

This Is Us, Lady Bird, Doc McStuffins, When We Rise Among Nominees for 29th Annual GLAAD Media Awards

For the first time this year, GLAAD will honor LGBTQ-inclusive content in Kids & Family Programming. The inaugural round of nominees includes Disney Channel’s Andi Mack and Doc McStuffins for its "The Emergency Plan" episode, Amazon’s Danger & Eggs for its "Chosen Family" episode, Nickelodeon’s The Loud House, and Cartoon Network’s Steven Universe. ...
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Politics Health

Trump Administration to Play God with New ‘Conscious and Religious Freedom’ Stunt

Aptly dubbed “Conscience and Religious Freedom,” this new division is more divisive than many of us even have the ability to comprehend. ...
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Entertainment Travel

Cher to Headline Sydney Gay and Lesbian Mardi Gras 2018

Gay icon Cher is set to headline the 40th Sydney Gay and Lesbian Mardi Gras party March 3. ...
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HuffPost newsroom in New York on April 25, 2017. Photo by Damon Dahlen/HuffPost

HuffPost Contributor Platform Closes with No Notice, Other Changes

Thursday, in a letter sent to writers on the HuffPost Contributor Platform, the media giant declared the end of their 13-year run. While HuffPost would remain open for business, the HuffPost Contributor Platform would not - effective immediately. ...
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Seattle Storm: Crystal Robinson Hired as Assistant Coach on Dan Hughes’ Staff

The Seattle Storm Tuesday announced the hiring of assistant coach Crystal Robinson, who will join head coach Dan Hughes’ staff as the Storm prepares for the 2018 WNBA season. ...
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Local Travel

National Geographic Traveler Names Olympia One of ‘Best Small Cities’ in the U.S.

Olympia has been named one of 29 Best Small Cities in the U.S. according to National Geographic Traveler, the most widely read travel magazine. The 29 cities are categorized by 10 features that factor into metrics that influence both visitors and locals. ...
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Health Talk: A Guide to Sexually Transmitted Infections

The golden rule for avoiding sexually transmitted diseases, and the only way of being certain that nothing will be passed on, is to avoid the exchanging of any bodily fluids. ...
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