Viewing 38 thru 61 of 95 Stories
An Open Letter to Gay Men on COVID-19 from 205 Gay Physicians

An Open Letter to Gay Men on COVID-19 from 205 Gay Physicians

To our fellow gay men, It's time we reach out to you.

[ICYMI] Catching Up with Laura Dreyfuss & Rahne Jones of Netflix's 'The Politician'.

[ICYMI] Catching Up with Laura Dreyfuss & Rahne Jones of Netflix's 'The Politician'.

Netflix's much-hyped show, Ryan Murphy's The Politician, matches the political landscape of 2019 and what is to come in 2020, and I recommend it highly.

HRC remembers civil rights icon Rep. John Lewis

HRC remembers civil rights icon Rep. John Lewis

Today, the Human Rights Campaign (HRC), the nation's largest lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer (LGBTQ) civil rights organization, responded to the tragic news that US Rep. John Lewis (D-GA) has passed away at the age of 80.

Lynn Shelton "Of a Certain Age" grant launches in 2020, will benefit women and nonbinary filmmakers age 39+

Lynn Shelton "Of a Certain Age" grant launches in 2020, will benefit women and nonbinary filmmakers age 39+

To honor the legacy of beloved filmmaker Lynn Shelton, Seattle's Northwest Film Forum, alongside Duplass Brothers Productions, is launching the Lynn Shelton "Of a Certain Age" grant.

Police sweep CHOP out of existence

Police sweep CHOP out of existence

After 24 days of occupation by Black Lives Matter protesters, the Capitol Hill Organized Protest (CHOP) on Seattle's Capitol Hill is no more.

Mayor Jenny A. Durkan's remarks on the shutdown of CHOP

Mayor Jenny A. Durkan's remarks on the shutdown of CHOP

Following are Mayor Durkan's remarks delivered on July 1, 2020:

Proud Boys Terrorize Capitol Hill

Proud Boys Terrorize Capitol Hill

An alert on Twitter, a share to Facebook and a post to Instagram is how many in Seattle came to be aware of an alleged abduction by members of the Proud Boys, a far-right neo-fascist organization that has been labeled a "hate group" by the Southern Povert

Durkan tells CHOP: Time to go home

Durkan tells CHOP: Time to go home

Seattle Mayor Jenny Durkan and Police Chief Carmen Best held a press conference on Monday [June 22, 2020] at City Hall.

GSBA & CHBA respond to police violence

GSBA & CHBA respond to police violence

To Mayor Durkan, members of the Seattle City Council, City Attorney Holmes, and Chief Best,

Remembering Larry Kramer

Remembering Larry Kramer

I was just a kid when I walked into my first ACT UP meeting, just weeks after Larry Kramer's movement-launching speech in March of '87.

Founder of Gay City recalls HIV/AIDS epidemic, celebrates 25th anniversary of Gay City

Founder of Gay City recalls HIV/AIDS epidemic, celebrates 25th anniversary of Gay City

Twenty-five years ago this month, at the height of a different pandemic, Gay City was born. I founded the Seattle nonprofit with a band of young AIDS activists at a time when there was no treatment for the fatal disease. Infections were skyrocketing as pe

Cyrus Habib endorses Marko Liias to succeed him as Lieutenant Governor

Cyrus Habib endorses Marko Liias to succeed him as Lieutenant Governor

Lt. Governor Cyrus Habib has endorsed State Senator Marko Liias to replace him in the state's second highest elected office.

What people with HIV need to know about the new coronavirus

What people with HIV need to know about the new coronavirus

A month after the new coronavirus respiratory disease known as COVID-19 came to public attention, researchers and public health officials are continuing to learn about its spread, its mortality rate and who is most likely to become seriously ill.

Pete Buttigieg's candidacy was historic. Here's why

Pete Buttigieg's candidacy was historic. Here's why

There was a moment in the 2020 primaries that crystallized the LGBTQ community's divide over the candidacy of former South Bend, Indiana Mayor Pete Buttigieg. It happened at a private fundraiser in San Francisco, and Pete was interrupted by two queer...

Gay teachers asked to resign from Kennedy Catholic High School in Burien!

Gay teachers asked to resign from Kennedy Catholic High School in Burien!

"Two teachers, Paul Danforth and Michelle Beattie, have voluntarily resigned their positions at Kennedy Catholic High School.

Three Dollar Bill Cinema at a crossroads and needs our help

Three Dollar Bill Cinema at a crossroads and needs our help

An Open Letter to the Community:

MARK MY WORDS: Stonewall is not my legacy

MARK MY WORDS: Stonewall is not my legacy

Well, I just had a birthday last week, and I'm way past that quarter-of-a-century mark and proud of the 69 years I've lived. But no matter what birthday you're celebrating, don't worry about the number, and as Monroe said in a way, think about what you've

{ICYMI} How to Eliminate Flaky Dates & Attract Lasting Love

Ever date someone and find you're putting in more effort than you're getting back? When you sense someone is being wishy-washy, it can be tempting to wait until they make the next move while you ruminate about what you did wrong.

Seattle Gays come out to see Mr. Showman, Jake Shears at the Neptune

 (Photo by STEVE GILLETT / LIVEPIX ) by MK Scott When the Scissor Sisters played the Showbox in Sodo in 2010, I was captivated by their gorgeous lead singer, Jake Shears.

{ICYMI} Sugar—and Other Addictions

by Megan McInnisOne sign of alcoholism is getting back on the wagon; non-alcoholics don't have a wagon.

Big Freedia Hits Seattle this Week as she brings her 'BOUNCE' to the Neptune on November 6th.

by MK ScottFresh off the release of her Asylum Records debut EP, 3rd Ward Bounce, and a European summer tour, the Queen of Bounce, BIG FREEDIA brings her BOUNCE to Seattle's Neptune Theater on Election Night.

{ICYMI} Ray of light: an interview with Amy Ray of Indigo Girls

By Gregg ShapiroYears in the making, Indigo Girls Live with the University of Colorado Symphony Orchestra (Rounder) is a breathtaking experience.

{ICYMI} Unite Advocates at the State Level

photo by Nate Gowdyby Chris BrownAs an LGBTQ person living in the United States, every day, I seem to wake up and wonder what will come at me today.

Mayor Durkan and Chief Best Respond to the Mass Shooting at a Pittsburgh Synagogue

Seattle (October 27) - Seattle Mayor Jenny A.