U.S. District Court Grants Win to Authors Guild Members, Amazon Publishing, and Penguin Random House in Kiss Library Piracy Suit

U.S. District Court Grants Win to Authors Guild Members, Amazon Publishing, and Penguin Random House in Kiss Library Piracy Suit

SEATTLE--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The U.S. Court for the Western District of Washington awarded $7.8 million in statutory damages to 12 Authors Guild members, Amazon Publishing, and Penguin Random House for 52 acts of copyright infringement in a default judgment

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GlossWire is Honored to Pay Tribute to the Legacy of Virgil Abloh

GlossWire is Honored to Pay Tribute to the Legacy of Virgil Abloh

SEATTLE--(BUSINESS WIRE)--For the month of December 2021, GlossWire will donate $1USD for every download of the app (App Store and Google Play) to support the mission of the Virgil Ablohâ„¢ "Post-Modern" Scholarship Fund: Fostering equity and inclusion with

Mayor Durkan and Office of Housing Announce Nearly $100 Million in New Affordable Housing Investments

Mayor Durkan and Office of Housing Announce Nearly $100 Million in New Affordable Housing Investments

SEATTLE (December 9, 2021) — In her final housing investment announcement as Mayor, Mayor Jenny A. Durkan and the Office of Housing announced nearly $100 million in affordable housing investments for 2021, marking a single year record of $143 million in a

Mayor Durkan's Hiring Bonus for 911 Dispatchers Generates 10x Increase in Applications Over Past Five Days

Mayor Durkan's Hiring Bonus for 911 Dispatchers Generates 10x Increase in Applications Over Past Five Days

SEATTLE (Nov. 4) - Mayor Jenny A. Durkan issued on Oct. 29 an emergency order that provides $10k — $25k hiring bonuses to Seattle Police Officers and to 911 dispatchers at the Community Safety and Communications Center (CSCC). Within five days of declarin

Seattle Art Museum presents Jacob Lawrence: The American Struggle

Seattle Art Museum presents Jacob Lawrence: The American Struggle

SEATTLE - The Seattle Art Museum (SAM) presents Jacob Lawrence: The American Struggle (March 5-May 23, 2021), reuniting the artist's revolutionary 30-panel series Struggle: From the History of the American People (1954-56) for the first time since 1958.

Scholarship opportunity challenges students to discover local heroes

Scholarship opportunity challenges students to discover local heroes

Ten thousand dollars will be split between three student essayists this spring for the Stim Bullitt Civic Courage Scholarship, sponsored by the Seattle Public Library Foundation.

MARK MY WORDS: The push for LGBT rights continues abroad

MARK MY WORDS: The push for LGBT rights continues abroad

Want to publicly thank the U.S. Embassy in Warsaw Poland who gave me an appreciation of how resilient our government can be and how the foreign service, part of our State Department, continues to fight for women's and LGBT rights even under a Secretary of

OP-ED OutRight NOW: Celebrating LGBTIQ communities around the world

OP-ED OutRight NOW: Celebrating LGBTIQ communities around the world

For me, as for many of us, the end of the year tends to come hand in hand with reflection about the past year, and looking forward to what comes next.

Three Dollar Bill Cinema's Kathleen Mullen invited to teach Film Festival Management at universities in both the US and Canada

Three Dollar Bill Cinema's Kathleen Mullen invited to teach Film Festival Management at universities in both the US and Canada

On Tuesday, November 24, Three Dollar Bill Cinema emailed the following statement to Unite and the rest of their email subscriber list:

MARK MY WORDS: Georgia on my mind

MARK MY WORDS: Georgia on my mind

This column could be filled with the names of those in the LGBTQ community who expect or should be considered for position in the Biden/Harris administration

Seattle's missing holiday traditions are the ghosts of Christmas Present

Seattle's missing holiday traditions are the ghosts of Christmas Present

Christmas Time Is Here! Ignorance and Fear! One by One Our Yuletide Fun's Begun To Disappear ...

LGBTQIA+ Civil Rights pioneer, Roger Winters, remembered as a "visionary" leader

LGBTQIA+ Civil Rights pioneer, Roger Winters, remembered as a "visionary" leader

Roger Winters, a civil rights pioneer for the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender community, passed away this week at his Shoreline, WA home. He was 75-years-old.

Leafly Names Yoko Miyashita as New CEO

Leafly Names Yoko Miyashita as New CEO

Cannabis information resource and commerce platform Leafly, today announced General Counsel Yoko Miyashita will lead the company as its new Chief Executive Officer