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Editorial
Mayor Jenny A. Durkan selected Interim Chief Carmen Best as the next Chief of the Seattle Police Department. Best is a widely-respected law enforcement leader who has been an instrumental part of implementing the historic reforms undertaken by the SPD. The Mayor’s nomination is subject to City Council confirmation. ...
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Seattle Mayor Jenny Durkan/YouTube
Politics Local
Seattle Mayor Jenny A. Durkan was joined by Seattle City Attorney Pete Holmes, Councilmember M. Lorena González, and Seattle Police Chief Carmen Best as she signed her legislation ...
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National
Over 200 LGBTQ leaders from the state-based movement for equality will convene in New Orleans, Louisiana, at the end of July for Equality Federation’s 21st annual Leadership Conference. ...
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National
Civil rights organizations asked a federal court to halt implementation of a new Department of Defense policy resulting in the discharge of service members living with HIV. ...
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Politics Local
Registered voters throughout Washington will soon be receiving ballots for the Aug. 7 Primary Election. Voters in every county can return their ballots via the U.S. Postal Service without having to pay for a stamp. ...
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Travel
If you have planned a trip to Italy, the chances are that you are going to have a great time, stuff yourself full of the best foods in the world regardless of where you go, and drink good wine. ...
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Beth Burnett and Karen.Richard (L-R). Photo: Golden Crown Literary Society
National
The GCLS Literary Awards focus solely on lesbian content. Content in all categories must include significant lesbian characters and/or themes and meet certain criteria. ...
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Supporting hands make heart sign and wave in front of a rainbow flag flying on the sidelines of a summer gay pride parade
National
SDSU is the second university in the U.S. and the first in California to offer a major in LGBT studies, according to the school. ...
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Travel
Camp No Counselors’ 2018 season is currently underway with more than 24 weekend dates across the U.S. and Canada. Special group rates are available. ...
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Politics
The LGBTQ rights community is celebrating the defeat of I-183, the proposed ballot measure that would have prevented transgender Montanans from using facilities consistent with their gender identity. ...
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