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Off the Couch and Into the Street: Why I Finally Joined a Protest Movement

Refuse Fascism/Facebook
Editorial Local
When I was a young girl, I was in a Camp Fire group, and we used to sing a song that told us it was “better to light just one little candle than to stumble in the dark.” Well, I hadn’t thought of that song in 30 years, but I’ve been hearing it in my head as I try and put my short history as an activist into words for you. ...
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Big List: Record-Breaking Women’s Marches Around the Country

March on Washington Seattle/Steph Brusig/The Seattle Lesbian
Politics Local
An estimated 130,000 marchers took to the streets in Seattle for a solidarity protest alongside the Women's March on Washington. ...
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Harborview Nurses, Health Care Workers Picket over Staffing Concerns

Health Local
Nurses and health care workers are calling for Harborview to address staffing concerns with an expansion of the break relief nurse program. ...
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More Than 7,000 Swedish-Providence Nurses, Healthcare Workers Notify Hospital of Impending Picket

Nurses at Swedish-Providence pose for a photo to highlight their fight for fair wages and better access to healthcare.
Top News Health Local
Pickets will take place at all Swedish-Providence campuses on July 1 from noon until 2 p.m. followed by a large picket with rally at Swedish-First Hill from 4 p.m.-6:30 p.m. ...
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Hundreds Block Castro District Chanting ‘Black Lives Matter’

Top News National
The rally was in light of police killings of men in Missouri and New York. Demonstrators chose Christmas Eve to say this was “no time for celebration.” ...
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Witness to Stonewall Uprising, Danny Garvin, Dies at 65

Danny Garvin, one of the most important witnesses to, and participants in, the legendary Stonewall Uprising in 1969, has passed away at the age of 65. Garvin died on December 9 in New York City.
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Danny Garvin, one of the most important witnesses to, and participants in, the legendary Stonewall Uprising in 1969, has passed away at the age of 65. ...
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