Thursday, Mar 30, 2017
 
search SGN
SERVING SEATTLE AND THE PACIFIC NORTHWEST FOR 40 YEARS!

click to visit advertiser's website


Javascript DHTML Drop Down Menu Powered by dhtml-menu-builder.com

Last Weeks Edition
   
click to visit advertiser's website
click to visit advertiser's website
click to visit advertiser's website
click to visit advertiser's website
click to visit advertiser's website
click to visit advertiser's website




 

 
 

 

 

[Valid RSS]

click to go to advertisers website
to Section One | to Arts & Entertainment
posted Friday, October 10 2014 - Volume 42 Issue 41


Dominoes fall after SCOTUS rejects marriage appeals
by Mike Andrew - SGN Staff Writer

State officials scrambled to respond to the U.S. Supreme Court's surprise announcement that it was denying review in seven pending marriage appeals. The October 6 ruling effectively increased the number of states where same-sex marriage is legal from 19 to 30.

While most states said they would comply with the high cou
more
--------------------------------------------------
Bias crimes on the rise; SeaStat up and running
by Shaun Knittel - SGN Associate Editor

On Monday I joined Seattle Police Chief Kathleen O'Toole, Assistant Chief Nick Metz, and Lt. Michael Kebba at City Hall for the Quarterly SPD Progress Report; Bias Crimes in Seattle Report. The 9:30 a.m. report by Chief O'Toole was her first quarterly report since taking over the depart
more
--------------------------------------------------

more
--------------------------------------------------
SGN EXCLUSIVE INTERVIEW: Controversial UMC Pastor Frank Schaefer to speak in Seattle October 12
by Mike Andrew - SGN Staff Writer

'I'm celebrating!' Frank Schaefer exulted when he spoke with SGN on October 6. It was less than an hour after the U.S. Supreme Court announced it would not hear appeals attempting to reverse lower court decisions in favor of marriage equality.

'Isn't it wonderful?' Schaefer laug
more
--------------------------------------------------
Damon Shadid will make an excellent judge
Good morning,

As a concerned Seattle resident and dedicated community activist, I would urge the voters to cast their vote for Damon Shadid for Seattle Municipal Court Judge. Damon Shadid is one of the most honorable people I know.

Judicial races are way down at the end of the ballot, and it's hard to get info
more
--------------------------------------------------
LGBT Catholics send message to Church leaders meeting with Pope Francis: We're praying for you
SAN FRANCISCO - The Human Rights Campaign (HRC), the nation's largest Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender (LGBT) civil rights organization, today kicks off a seven-city public prayer sojourn to send a message of inclusion and acceptance to bishops meeting with Pope Francis in Rome.

The effort, 'Pray, Listen, Discern - Raisin
more
--------------------------------------------------
LGBT HISTORY MONTH: Tenderloin's LGBT story survives
by Seth Hemmelgarn - Bay Area Reporter
Special to the SGN

San Francisco's Tenderloin neighborhood has a colorful history and was once the center of gay life in San Francisco. Grittier than the Castro, which in the late 1970s overtook 'The Loin,' as it's sometimes called, as the city's gay hub, the neighborhood ju
more
--------------------------------------------------
PRIDE Institute paved way for LGBT substance-abuse treatment
by Jason Parsley' South Florida Gay News
Special to the SGN

When the PRIDE Institute in Minnesota opened up in 1986 it was a novel idea - a substance-abuse treatment center catering to the gay and lesbian community.

But within three months of opening, every bed was filled, proving there was a need.
more
--------------------------------------------------
Michelle Obama campaigns for Maine's Gay gubernatorial candidate
by Mike Andrew - SGN Staff Writer

Michelle Obama appeared at the University of Maine October 4 at a campaign rally for openly Gay Mike Michaud, Democratic Party candidate for Governor of Maine.

'This race will be so close,' she said, referring to polls showing Michaud barely ahead of the unpopular Republican i
more
--------------------------------------------------
Sir Elton John and David Furnish to be honored at the 18th Annual HRC National Dinner President Bill Clinton will deliver the keynote address
WASHINGTON - The Human Rights Campaign (HRC), the nation's largest Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender (LGBT) civil rights organization, announced last week that Sir Elton John and his partner David Furnish will be honored at the organization's 18th Annual National Dinner on Saturday, October 25, 2014, in Washington, DC.

'W
more
--------------------------------------------------
Montenegro Pride rescheduled for end of October
by Mike Andrew - SGN Staff Writer

Organizers of Montenegro Pride announced that they will hold the event 'no later than November 1,' but would not release more information due to 'security reasons.'

The event had originally been scheduled for the traditional end of June date, but organizers postponed it after di
more
--------------------------------------------------
Catalonia passes landmark hate crimes bill
by Mike Andrew - SGN Staff Writer

The autonomous Spanish region of Catalonia has passed a sweeping new hate crimes bill.

Described by the state-run Catalan News Agency (ACN) as the 'world's most pioneering law against homophobia,' the measure includes fines for homophobic behavior at the work place, and what a
more
--------------------------------------------------
Grindr endangers Queen's security, Palace fears
by Mike Andrew - SGN Staff Writer

Queen Elizabeth II's security may be compromised by her palace staff's hookups, royal officials have warned.

According to British newspapers, a 'huge' number of royal staffers bring people they meet on hookup apps like Grindr and Tinder back to royal palaces for overnight stays.
more
--------------------------------------------------
Task Force changes name, logo, slogan
by Mike Andrew - SGN Staff Writer

The National Gay and Lesbian Task Force (NGLTF) announced on October 8 that it was changing its name, logo, and slogan.

The organization will now be known as the National LGBTQ Task Force, still 'The Task Force' for short. The new logo and the slogan 'Be You' are displayed on it
more
--------------------------------------------------

more
--------------------------------------------------

more
--------------------------------------------------

more
--------------------------------------------------

more
--------------------------------------------------

more
Breaking Stories

 

Video




 
search for all SGN videos
 

Community Calendar
Calendar Listings
------------------------

more
-------

more
-------

more
-------

more
-------

more
-------

more
-------

click to visit advertiser's website

click to visit advertiser's website
click to visit advertiser's website
click to visit advertiser's website
click to visit advertiser's website
click to visit advertiser's website
click to visit advertiser's website
click to visit advertiser's website
click to visit advertiser's website
click to visit advertiser's website
click to visit advertiser's website
click to visit advertiser's website
click to visit advertiser's website
Seattle Gay Blog post your own information on
the Seattle Gay Blog
 
 

gay news feeds gay news readers gay rss gay
http://sgn.org/rss.xml | what is RSS? | Add to Google use Google to set up your RSS feed
SGN Calendar For Mobile Phones http://sgn.org/rssCalendarMobile.xml
SGN Calendar http://sgn.org/rssCalendar.xml

Seattle Gay News - SGN
1605 12 Ave., Ste. 31
Seattle, WA 98122

Phone 206-324-4297
Fax 206-322-7188

email: sgn2@sgn.org
website suggestions: web@sgn.org

copyright Seattle Gay News 2014 - DigitalTeamWorks 2014

USA Gay News American News American Gay News USA American Gay News United States American Lesbian News USA American Lesbian News United States USA News
Pacific Northwest News in Seattle News in Washington State News