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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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Seattle City Council passed with a unanimous decision the resolution expressing the City's fervent support for the designation of a National Park for Stonewall. ...
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Some organizations already include gender-neutral bathrooms, like this one in a building at the University of Washington.
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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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Mayors from five West Coast cities announced the creation of an alliance of West Coast mayors united in addressing the growing crisis of homelessness. ...
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Current state law does not allow cities to limit rent increases. Seattle has seen rent increases of up to 145 percent during 2015. ...
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Seattle students will not be returning to school as scheduled. Instead, teachers will hit the picket line for the first time in 30 years. ...
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Mayor Ed Murray
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Friday Seattle Mayor Ed Murray delivered the following remarks from Seattle City Hall after the U.S. Supreme Court affirmed the right of all Americans to marry the person they love. ...
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Seattle City Councilmember Sally J. Clark at the 2012 Inauguration reception at Seattle City Hall January 9, 2012.
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Openly lesbian Seattle City Councilmember Sally J. Clark announced Wednesday that she will not run for re-election in fall 2015. ...
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Mayor Murray was joined by Councilmember Jean Godden and several enthusiastic Seahawks fans and City employees at Seattle City Hall to raise the 12th Man flag on the public plaza.
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Mayor Murray was joined by several enthusiastic Seahawks fans and City employees at Seattle City Hall to raise the 12th Man flag on the public plaza. ...
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Seattle’s new Minimum Wage Ordinance will take effect on April 1, 2015 and the Seattle Office of Civil Rights is holding three information sessions. ...
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