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Seahawks Hate Crime Couple Speaks Out: Love and Support is Washington’s Response to Hate

Jae and her wife, Melissa, attended a Seahawks game on December 30th. They were verbally harassed multiple times by a man, because of their sexuality. The harassment eventually ended in the man punching Jae in the face.
Local
Jae and her wife, Melissa, attended a Seahawks game on December 30th. They were verbally harassed multiple times by a man, because of their sexuality. The harassment eventually ended in the man punching Jae in the face. ...
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Trump Admin Continues Discriminating Against LGBT People and People Living with HIV, Report

Donald Trump/GLAAD Accountability Project
Politics National
The report documents examples of second-year actions taken by the Trump Administration that undermine the health and well-being of LGBT people and people living with HIV. ...
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Brian Bond Named New Executive Director of PFLAG National

National
During the Obama Administration, Bond served as Deputy Director for the White House Office of Public Engagement and primary liaison for the LGBTQ community. ...
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Pramila Jayapal Announces Gautam Raghavan As Chief of Staff

Politics Local
Representative Pramila Jayapal (WA-07) announced Gautam Raghavan as her new Chief of Staff on Monday, December 3. ...
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Immigration Equality Video Features LGBTQ Refugees, Highlights Benefits of Asylum

International
The short film features three Immigration Equality clients from around the world discussing why they sought asylum, their experiences in immigration detention, what asylum has meant for them, and their contributions to the U.S. as they have built new lives in New York City. ...
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Patchwork of Employment Protections Leaves LGBT Employees at Risk

National
A new brief from the Movement Advancement Project, the ACLU and Lambda Legal examines the existing federal, state and local laws and court rulings that offer protections to LGBT workers. ...
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Spirit Day 2018 Roundup: Ellen, Britney, Barbra, Laverne, Kellogg’s Purple Cereal Box

Kellogg's "All Together" Cereal for #SpiritDay
Entertainment
Britney Spears, who received the Vanguard Award at the GLAAD Media Awards for her LGBTQ allyship, will make a special appearance at a Spirit Day rally in Las Vegas. ...
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GLAAD: Senate Judiciary Committee Needs to Hold Kavanaugh Accountable on LGBTQ Rights

Trump (R) announces Federal appeals court judge Brett Kavanaugh (L) as his nominee to replace retiring Supreme Court Justice Anthony Kennedy, in the East Room of the White House in Washington, DC, USA, 09 July 2018. The confirmation of Trump's Supreme Court nominee is expected to face strong opposition from Senate Democrats, as the balance of the court could be altered with long-lasting effect on controversial laws. EPA-EFE/MICHAEL REYNOLDS
Politics
GLAAD demanded transparency and accountability on LGBTQ rights from Judge Brett Kavanaugh, Trump’s nominee for the U.S. Supreme Court seat made vacant by the retirement of Justice Anthony Kennedy. ...
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Study: LGBT Community Centers Serve More Than 40,000 People Each Week

National
The sixth edition of the report provides a crucial snapshot of the centers that provide vital services, programs, and advocacy for LGBT people. ...
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14th Annual Golden Crown Literary Society Award Winners Announced

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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