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Some organizations already include gender-neutral bathrooms, like this one in a building at the University of Washington.

Advocates from both sides of the debate attended the Senate Law and Justice Committee hearing on Senate Bill (SB) 6548, to express why it should or shouldn’t pass. ...
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“I have no problem with the Seahawks flag,” he said. “People across all policy beliefs support our Seahawks, but that is not true for gay pride flags.” ...
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ClothingSwap

Seattle Clothing Exchange is working to bring together a diverse group of people for sustainable shopping, healing and service providers, and underground house music. ...
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Kristina Chamberlain and Jennifer Jimenez opened the Eastside Women’s Health Center in September to provide specialized health care to the LGBTQ community.

More than being a place where women can receive health care, Jimenez and Chamberlain want to provide a place where their patients can let go, be honest and feel basic comfort and acceptance in a non-judgmental environment. ...
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With a 4-3 vote, a bill that would eliminate Washington’s new rule to allow transgender people to use bathrooms and locker rooms in public buildings consistent with their identity passed out of Senate. ...
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Tables had places for folks to sign petitions, register for mailing lists, and participate in #ShoutYourAbortion.

Planned Parenthood of the Great Northwest and the Hawaiian Islands hosted its annual anniversary event Friday night to commemorate the famous Roe v. Wade decision and a woman’s right to choose. ...
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Senator Patty Murray (D-WA) and Congresswoman Suzan DelBene (WA-01) joined supporters at the Planned Parenthood Seattle Health Center.

On the 43rd anniversary of the landmark Supreme Court decision in Roe v. Wade, Senator Patty Murray (D-WA) and Congresswoman Suzan DelBene (WA-01) joined supporters at the Planned Parenthood Seattle Health Center. ...
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The Washington SAFE Alliance has launched a statewide campaign to preserve anti-discrimination laws and to safeguard existing protections for transgender people. ...
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Mayor Ed Murray issued an emergency order to expedite the siting of two safe lots in Ballard and Delridge for homeless individuals and families living in recreational vehicles and cars. ...
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Lisa Koch/Photo: Chris Bennion

Seattle singer/comedian Lisa Koch puts on her annual Birthday Bash at The Triple Door featuring Vickie Shaw, Roxanna Ward, Barbara Higbie, and others. ...
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