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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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Inslee Launches Complete Count 2020 Census Committee

Former Gov. Gary Locke at the Complete Count Committee at South Seattle Community College, October 8, 2018 (Office of Governor photo)
Politics Local
Gov. Jay Insleekicked-off a meeting of his Complete Count Committee, a group of 30 leaders he has appointed to support and advise state officials on how best to ensure an accurate count of all Washington residents for the 2020 Census. ...
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Trump Administration Proposes Eliminating LGBT Elders from Key Federal Survey

Politics
Results from the survey are used to determine how to direct billions of dollars toward older people’s needs through publicly funded senior centers, home-delivered meals, family caregiver support, transportation, and other key supports. ...
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Defeating Trump: Neighborhood Action Councils Form in All Eight Districts in Seattle

Politics Local
Concerned citizens of Seattle met for a second time since the election to form Neighborhood Action Councils to protect targeted groups under a Trump administration. ...
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