Rep. Smith statement honoring Pride month

Rep. Smith statement honoring Pride month

Share this…Facebook0TwitterLinkedinReddit0emailWASHINGTON, DC- Rep. Adam Smith (D-WA), a member of the Congressional LGBTQ+ Equality Caucus, released the following statement in honor of LGBTQ+ Pride Month: “Pride Month is a time to celebrate progress toward LGBTQ+ equality and honor the contributions of LGBTQ+ Americans to our society. Though we are unable …

Bound together: Black & Queer Liberations

Bound together: Black & Queer Liberations

Share this…Facebook0TwitterLinkedinReddit0emailSEATTLE¬† – It is no accident that long-standing police brutality was the spark for the modern gay liberation movement, ushered in by the 1969 Stonewall Inn rebellion in New York City. And it is also no accident that queer and trans folks of color were the angry, fabulous warriors …

37 Pride flags stolen overnight from Burien’s main street

37 Pride flags stolen overnight from Burien’s main street

Share this…Facebook0TwitterLinkedinReddit0emailThe following is an official statement from the City of Burien. On Tuesday, June 24, the City of Burien learned that 38 of the 40 Pride flags that had been installed in downtown Burien had been removed and stolen. The flags had been installed by Discover Burien in support …

New York Times: Pride 2020 Special Report

New York Times: Pride 2020 Special Report

Share this…Facebook0TwitterLinkedinReddit0emailNEW YORK- To mark fifty years since the first Pride March, the New York Times today published a Pride special report [www.nytimes.com/spotlight/lgbt-pride], featuring LGBTQ voices on the challenges and possibilities of these troubled times. Authors Jericho Brown, Carmen Maria Machado, and Thomas Page McBee reflect on a complicated moment …

Seattle’s LGBTQIA+ organizations join forces to present “Together for Pride”

Seattle’s LGBTQIA+ organizations join forces to present “Together for Pride”

Share this…Facebook0TwitterLinkedinReddit0emailSeattle’s LGBTQIA+ Pride Month is going virtual with three days (June 26-28) of speakers, performances and activities courtesy of Gender Justice League, PrideFest, and Seattle Pride. The three organizations, producers of Seattle’s largest Pride Month events – including Seattle Pride Parade, PrideFest on Capitol Hill and at Seattle Center, …

Alicia Garza, Sen. Elizabeth Warren, Sen. Kamala Harris join Lesbians Who Tech & Allies at Pride Summit

Alicia Garza, Sen. Elizabeth Warren, Sen. Kamala Harris join Lesbians Who Tech & Allies at Pride Summit

Share this…Facebook0TwitterLinkedinReddit0emailWASHINGTON, DC – We are at a pivotal point in our nation’s history. The time for justice and change is now. We must continue to fight against the oppressive police and political systems that endanger and devalue Black lives. Like generations of activist movements before this, we’ve seen how …

“Rock For Pride” unites the LGBTQIA+ community

“Rock For Pride” unites the LGBTQIA+ community

Share this…Facebook0TwitterLinkedinReddit0emailby Jack Mozie “Rock For Pride 2020 – At Home Edition,” a free broadcast dedicated to the LGBTQIA+ community bringing you messages of love from community leaders, non-profits, drag performers, musicians, and more, has gone online. The artists featured in the broadcast include: Jack Mozie, Sarah Toce, Aleksa Manila, …

Seattle’s LGBTQIA+ organizations join forces to present “Together for Pride”

Seattle’s LGBTQIA+ organizations join forces to present “Together for Pride”

Share this…Facebook0TwitterLinkedinReddit0emailSeattle’s LGBTQIA+ Pride Month is going virtual with three days (June 26-28) of speakers, performances and activities courtesy of Gender Justice League, PrideFest, and Seattle Pride. The three organizations, producers of Seattle’s largest Pride Month events – including Seattle Pride Parade, PrideFest on Capitol Hill and at Seattle Center, …

8th annual City of Seattle Pride Flag Raising Ceremony to be live streamed June 5

8th annual City of Seattle Pride Flag Raising Ceremony to be live streamed June 5

Share this…Facebook0TwitterLinkedinReddit0emailJoin Virtually with the Seattle LGBTQ Commission and Mayor Jenny Durkan for the 8th Annual City of Seattle Pride Flag Raising ceremony. This will be utilizing a live stream platform broadcast on the Seattle Channel and virtually via Microsoft Live Team Events. This event is not in person and …

USA Network and SYFY partner with GLAAD to celebrate National Pride Month this June

USA Network and SYFY partner with GLAAD to celebrate National Pride Month this June

Share this…Facebook0TwitterLinkedinReddit0emailNEW YORK¬† – In celebration of National Pride Month this June, USA Network and SYFY are partnering with the leading nonprofit LGBTQ+ advocacy organization GLAAD for a multiplatform campaign spotlighting positive representation all month long. Between the two networks, this campaign will feature Pride-themed marathons, custom short-form videos, fan …