February 9, 2007
Volume 35
Issue 06
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Section One

Excitement builds for ISCSORE's Coronation 2006, ICS ascension
Excitement builds for ISCSORE's Coronation 2006, ICS ascension SGN interview's reining monarchs Larry Ryan and Aleksa Manila

by Sara Michelle Fetters - SGN Contributing Writer

Imperial Sovereign Court of Seattle (ISCSORE) monarchs Rainier XXXII Larry Stewart Ryan and Olympia XXXV Aleksa Manila can't help but look forward to their coming swan song during Coro
NBA player come out as a Gay man
Out athletes now represent three of four major American sports

by Robert Raketty - SGN Staff Writer

Former NBA center John Amaechi, who spent five seasons in the NBA playing for Orlando, Utah and Cleveland, became the sixth professional male athlete in major sports to come out as a Gay man. The announcement corresponds with
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Constitutional amendment to ban marriage for same-sex couples introduced
Two Democrats join nine Republicans in supporting the measure

by Robert Raketty - SGN Staff Writer

Senate Joint Resolution 8219, which would seek to amend the state constitution to define marriage as only between a man and a woman, was introduced last week. The legislation proposes to put the issue before the voters at the
Another ex-athlete comes out? Not impressed
by LZ Granderson -

I am so over Gay people.

Specifically, John Amaechi.

Not him personally -- I hear he's a delightful guy -- but Gay people like him.

You know, the athlete who comes out after retiring, writes a tell-all, and then hears how courageous he is from straight columnists trying to a
Seattle named host city for 2008 Gay Softball World Series
More than 200 teams expected for weeklong event

SEATTLE - Last Sunday, Seattle was named host city for the 2008 Gay Softball World Series by the North American Gay Amateur Athletic Alliance (NAGAAA), the international governing body for Gay softball. The event is tentatively scheduled for August 22-30, 2008, and is expected to draw mo
Seattle Gay Softball seeks new players
New Player Skills Clinic set for Saturday, February 17

The Open Division of the Emerald City Softball Association (ECSA) is gearing up for its 2007 season - and it's looking for new players.

The first of two New Player Skills Clinics is set for Saturday, February 17, noon to 2 p.m., at the Rainier Beach Playfields in South
State Department asked to hire back Gay linguists
Linguists dismissed under 'Don't Ask, Don't Tell'

WASHINGTON, DC - Congressman Gary Ackerman (D-NY) today urged Secretary of State Condaleeza Rice to consider hiring military linguists discharged under the federal "Don't Ask, Don't Tell" ban on Lesbian, Gay and Bisexual service members. During hearings on the 2008 State Department b
25 years of Gay-rights struggles traced in online exhibit
ITHACA, N.Y. -- A view of the historical archives of the Human Rights Campaign (HRC), the nation's largest Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual and Transgender advocacy organization, will be available for the first time on the Cornell University Library Web site beginning Feb. 8 at Highlights from the HRC's paper trail - more
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