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Hutcherson disrupts silence at Mount Si High School
GLSEN provides counterpoint to Hutcherson's misinformation

by Robert Raketty - Special to the SGN

Inside Mount Si High School in Snoqualmie on Friday, April 25, over 200 students went about their school day in silence. The students were participating in the annual Day of Silence, which seeks to bring attention to anti-Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgen
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Gov. Chris Gregoire announces re-election bid
by Tim Peter - SGN Staff Writer

Washington Gov. Chris Gregoire kicked off her re-election campaign on Monday, July 28, at the Seattle Westin Hotel. New Mexico Governor and former presidential candidate Bill Richardson headlined the fundraiser of almost 1,300 Gregoire supporters, which raised more than $300,000.

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HRC rolls out 2008 election strategy
by Lisa Keen - Keen News Service

CNN Democratic pundit Paul Begala told reporters in a telephone conference call Monday that, after the 2006 mid-term elections, the Human Rights Campaign was ranked "one of top two most successful political organizations in the whole country." A more precise statement would have been that HRC had
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Dept. of Neighborhoods offers community grants
Pride planning qualifies for Small Sparks program

by Nick Ardizzone - SGN Staff Writer

As the community begins preparing for Pride festivities, the Department of Neighborhoods seeks to remind shrewd planners that the deadline to apply for its Small Sparks fund-matching award is Thursday, May 15. Peter McGraw, the
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Funny Lesbians
by Jennifer Vanasco - SGN Contributing Writer

Lesbians are funny.

Just a few years ago, this wasn't obvious. Lesbians were stereotyped as angry and whining. In fact, Lesbians were thought to take things way too seriously, to become offended by any slip of the tongue. It was dangerous to talk to Lesbians, bec
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Miserable enough, Mr. Keillor?
by Sally Sheklow - Special to the SGN

"Nothing bad ever happens to humor writers," Garrison Keillor told 300-some of us aspiring humor writers at a recent writers' workshop. "It's all material."

Material? You mean bad like the night my 75-gallon recycling bin tipped over as I wheeled it curbside, whacked me in
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Surveying Gay seniors
by Paul Varnell - SGN Contributing Writer

I have written somewhat playfully about the annoyances and advantages of growing older, but there are serious issues here for the Gay community. The demographic bulge we call the "Baby Boom" is surging into the Gay "senior" category, much as it is into the "senior" category generally.
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Between the wild party and the wedding party
Between the wild party and the wedding party by Wayne Besen - SGN Contributing Writer

When I first came out in 1988, if two young Gay people met, the reaction often was, "You too! I thought I was alone." As my 20-year high school reunion approaches, I witnessed an identical response in a seminal New York Times Magazine cov
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Artisan accents at Aztlan Home Décor
by John Griffin - SGN Contributing Writer

Aztlan Home Décor, at 1427 Western Avenue, in downtown Seattle is named for the mythic paradise from which the Aztecs were expelled when they started their wanderings, and it is a reminder of that perfect place that has been created here. Far from the souvenirs familiar to tourists found i
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Seattle Gay History - The Spinning Wheel Cabaret
by Don Paulson - SGN Contributing Writer

The Spinning Wheel Cabaret was a Speakeasy in the 1920s but drifted into honky tonk during the Depression and sailors in the 1940s (where you could always find Gay men). The doors swung wide, floorshows with female impersonators and an out Gay crowd following, anything to survive the a
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Spring showers visit ECSA action
by Nick Bowen - Special to the SGN

There were tough games across all divisions this weekend as the Emerald City Softball Association Open League played at their home fields at North SeaTac Park. All divisions had the league leaders in action. The rain held off for the early games but eventually began late but were not enough
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The Outfield - Muscle boys and the gym
by Dan Woog - SGN Contributing Writer

For some Gay men, the gym is a place of terror. For others, it's a home away from home.

For Erick Alvarez, the gym is the subject of an intriguing new book.

Muscle Boys: Gay Gym Culture is a wide-ranging, insightful look at exercise, Gay-male style. It
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An open letter to the community
by Michael Raitt - SGN Contributing Writer

There has been a lot of news coverage about the Day of Silence at Mount Si High School and other schools across the nation. Mr. Neil Lequia represents and speaks to the struggles and triumphs that young GLBT men and women face. I applaud Mr. Lequia and his peers for their work to rec
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Booksigning and dinner for workers' rights
by Rajkhet Dirzhud-Rashid - SGN A&E Writer

Viva La Raza
booksigning
New Freeway Hall
May 3


If you're marching in the anti-war and pro-immigration marches this week, you'll probably be in the spirit for more celebrating workers' rights and the possibility of more rights for imm
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Entre Hermanos - Seattle takes to the streets
by Marcos Martinez - SGN Contributing Writer

Me encuentro en una situación familiar periodística; escribir sobre un evento que aun no toma lugar pero que ya habrá ocurrido cuando este periódico sea publicado. Tomando esto en cuenta, hablare en términos generales y ojala los eventos del primer de Mayo no me contradigan.
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Feminism discussion heats up the cold
by Rajkhet Dirzhud-Rashid - SGN A&E Writer

Full Frontal Feminism
New Freeway Hall
Thursday, April 17


The weather outside may have been nutty and unseasonably cold, but inside New Freeway Hall, not only did the barbecue dinner warm those who attended Monika Goforth's presentation on Jessica
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