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posted Friday, March 29, 2019 - Volume 47 Issue 13


Become who you are: Michelle Obama shines her light in Tacoma
by Jessica Price - SGN A&E Writer

MICHELLE OBAMA'S
BECOMING BOOK TOUR
TACOMA DOME
March 24


Two weeks ago in Hawaii, along a stretch of black, rocky beachm I noticed '3 OBAMA' written in those ubiquitous white pebbles along the shoreline. Two years into post-Obama America, and we're still clinging to memories of the dignity th
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NAACP backs Equality Act
by Mike Andrew - SGN Staff Writer

The NAACP supports the Equality Act, its DC bureau director announced on March 22.

'We support what it does, and we support it now. It's important that it gets through,' NAACP Bureau Director Hilary Shelton told NBC News.

'We believe the same protections that w
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Trump-Pence administration refuses to join call for investigation into anti-LGBTQ violence in Chechnya
by Stephen Peters - Human Rights Campaign

[On March 20, 2019] HRC responded to the Trump-Pence administration's refusal to join more than 30 countries in calling for a thorough investigation into the ongoing anti-LGBTQ crimes against humanity occurring in the Russian republic of Chechnya. The United States refused to sign a join
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LGBTQ housing justice in King County!
Did you know that almost 30% of LGBTQ+ renters in Seattle were economically evicted in 2017? (Source: LGBTQ Allyship 2017 LGBTQ Housing Report)

In 2017 one of Allyship's Leadership Institute graduates was evicted from his all queer and trans people of color house in the Central District. He now realizes if he had known his rights
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Get help becoming a U.S. citizen at the Seattle Public Library
This spring, The Seattle Public Library is offering a free class to help individuals prepare for the U.S. citizenship test. The class takes place from April 1 to June 15, 2pm to 4pm on Mondays and Wednesdays and 10:15am to 12:15pm on Saturdays, at the Central Library, 1000 Fourth Ave., Level 4, PACCAR Inc. Meeting Room 6, (206) 684-0849.
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DOJ will argue that Obamacare is unconstitutional
Change in policy was opposed by AG Bill Barr, GOP House leader

by Mike Andrew - SGN Staff Writer

The Trump administration said its Department of Justice (DOJ) will now back a suit seeking to overturn the Affordable Care Act (ACA, or Obamacare).

The case, Texas v. United States, is one of
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Rep. Jayapal's statement on Attorney General Barr's summary of the Mueller report
WASHINGTON, DC (March 25, 2019) - Today, Rep. Pramila Jayapal released the following statement regarding Attorney General William Barr's summary of the Mueller report:

'It is clear that, even after a 22-month investigation, Special Counsel Mueller was not able to exonerate the president from the charge of obstruction of justice.
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Rep. Smith's statement on conclusion of the Mueller investigation
WASHINGTON, DC (March 25, 2019) - Congressman Adam Smith released the following statement in response to the release of Attorney General Barr's letter summarizing Special Counsel Robert Mueller's final report:

'It is imperative that the American people and the United States Congress see the entire Muller report. Thus far, we ha
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WSMLO would like to congratulate our 2019 representatives: Washington State Mr Leather Chris Kauffman, Washington State Ms Leather Shawna Clausen, Washington State BB Cinder Welpe
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Sen. Murray demands answers from Defense Department following transfer of $1 billion in military personnel funding to pay for President Trump's border wall
WASHINGTON, DC (March 27, 2019) - Following notification from the Department of Defense that it transferred $1 billion in military personnel funding to the Drug Interdiction and Counter-narcotics Activities account to be used to build part of President Donald Trump's wall on the southwest border, even though it was not approved by Congress, Se more
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75th US Secretary of the Navy Ray Mabus to speak at nation's largest LGBTQ military event of the year
WASHINGTON, DC (March 22, 2019) - Today, the American Military Partner Association (AMPA) - the nation's largest organization of lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer (LGBTQ) military spouses and their families - announced that the 75th United States Secretary of the Navy Ray Mabus will speak at the 6th annual AMPA National Gala on more
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HRC partners with award-winning directors Dustin Lance Black and Paris Barclay on star-studded 'Americans for the Equality Act' public education and advertising campaign
WASHINGTON, DC (March 25, 2019) - Today, the Human Rights Campaign (HRC), the nation's largest lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer (LGBTQ) civil rights organization, announced the launch of a star-studded Americans for the Equality Act public awareness and advertising campaign, filmed by award-winning directors Dustin Lance Black an more
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Puerto Rico's governor issues historic executive order protecting youth from dangerous 'conversion therapy'
WASHINGTON, DC (March 27, 2019) - Today, the Human Rights Campaign (HRC), the nation's largest lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer (LGBTQ) civil rights organization, released [a] statement on Puerto Rico Gov. Ricardo Rosselló's historic executive action protecting LGBTQ youth across Puerto Rico from the dangerous and discredited pra more
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