Archives for June 2018

Monthly Archives: June 2018

Politics

DNC Launches LGBTQ Voting Rights Toolkit

The toolkit will be posted online and distributed to all 57 Democratic state and territory parties. Additionally, the toolkit has been distributed at Pride events and will be distributed at Democratic Party events throughout the country. ...
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Chateau Gato, one of ten catios on the self-guided Catio Tour Seattle on Saturday, July 28.
Local

For One Day Only, Local Cats Permit Humans Limited Access to Royal Abodes at Catio Tour Seattle

Catio Tour Seattle is a self-guided tour of 10 creatively designed catios (outdoor, enclosed cat patios) at homes from West Seattle through NW Seattle on Saturday, July 28 from noon to 4 p.m. ...
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Columns

Setting the Record Straight: One Mom’s Advice for Other Foster Parents

Now that our journey through the foster and adoption process has been completed, I would like to set a few things straight. There a few things that I personally have been keeping in, just for the sake of argument. ...
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International

Pride Barcelona Runs June 28-30 Spotlighting Avenida María Cristina

One of the biggest renovations is that PRIDE Barcelona returns to Avenida María Cristina. The legendary avenue will become the heart of PRIDE BCN on June 29 and 30 and will have three main spaces. ...
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Local Travel

An International Hiker’s Guide to Seattle

The Pacific Northwest is incomparably beautiful. The moss-covered evergreens, rolling hills covered in prairie grass, deep blue lakes, rivers, and waterfalls are all enhanced by the moderate temperatures this area is known for. It's a hiker's paradise. ...
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Politics

LGBTQ Candidates Make History in Democratic Primaries Across U.S.

This week, Coloradans made history by choosing Jared Polis to be the Democratic gubernatorial nominee. If Polis wins in November, he would be the first openly gay governor elected in the nation. ...
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Columns

Queer Relationships: Celebrate Pride, Eliminate Shame

Many people who are Queer have dealt with extreme shaming about their sexuality and/or their gender expression. It seems to be, in my experience, that we have also had to learn how to battle that shaming. ...
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Health

Planned Parenthood Sues Administration to Protect Access to Teen Pregnancy Prevention Program

Planned Parenthood filed suit against the Department of Health and Human Services challenging the administration’s efforts to impose their abstinence-only-until-marriage agenda on the 1.2 million young people who are set to benefit from the Teen Pregnancy Prevention Program. ...
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National

Documents Requested from DOJ Rollback of Protections for Transgender Prisoners

Lambda Legal and the SPLC will review the documents provided by BOP and decide what legal actions, if any, need to be taken next to protect transgender people in the federal criminal justice system. ...
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Stunning sunsets over the Patagonia Eco-Lodge 'Welcome Dome', Gay travel with Out Adventures.
Travel

Out Adventures Celebrates 10 Years in Travel with 10 New Itineraries

Gay travel company Out Adventures will celebrate a decade of business in 2019 with 10 brand new itineraries. ...
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