SAG-AFTRA mourns the passing of Screen Actors Guild founding member Olivia de Havilland

SAG-AFTRA mourns the passing of Screen Actors Guild founding member Olivia de Havilland

Share this…Facebook0TwitterLinkedinReddit0emailLOS ANGELES – Former Screen Actors Guild founding member Olivia de Havilland, whose legal action against studio overreach set a precedent that echoes to this day, has died at age 104. Courageous and confident from a young age, by the time she was 19, de Havilland was a movie …

HRC remembers civil rights icon Rep. John Lewis

HRC remembers civil rights icon Rep. John Lewis

Share this…Facebook0TwitterLinkedinReddit0emailWASHINGTON, DC – Today, the Human Rights Campaign (HRC), the nation’s largest lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer (LGBTQ) civil rights organization, responded to the tragic news that US Rep. John Lewis (D-GA) has passed away at the age of 80. “Rep. John Lewis is a hero and civil …

George Bakan: Rescuer of lost souls

George Bakan: Rescuer of lost souls

Share this…Facebook0TwitterLinkedinReddit0emailby Michael McNamara George Bakan and I met at Spag’s. Guess I caught his eye straddling the pool table to make a shot. I did have a fine ass back in the day. He chatted me up, we flirted a bit, and he took me to his Capitol Hill …

Remembering George Bakan

Remembering George Bakan

Share this…Facebook0TwitterLinkedinReddit0emailby Gaysha Starr Olympia 29 The Empress of Good Fortune & the First Asian Pacific Islander Empress of Seattle 1999-2000 How symbolic for me to pay my respects to George Bakan, the publisher of Seattle Gay News, on the 93rd birthday of my father, Primo Matencio and the day …

Larry Kramer – An appreciation

Larry Kramer – An appreciation

Share this…Facebook0TwitterLinkedinReddit0emailby Phil Bereano Larry Kramer is dead. The news came not unexpectedly, given his ill-health, but still with shocking force. Who will hound the Establishment now when the need is again great? Who will rally the people, even if he (or she) is so extreme that allies are alienated …