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 …

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 …

Mayor Durkan Leads More Than 30 U.S. Mayors in Calling on 3D Printer Manufacturers to Stop Their Products from Being Used to Create Homemade Guns

Mayor Durkan Leads More Than 30 U.S. Mayors in Calling on 3D Printer Manufacturers to Stop Their Products from Being Used to Create Homemade Guns

Share this…Facebook0TwitterLinkedinReddit0emailSeattle (September 26) – Joined by more than 30 mayors from across the country, Seattle Mayor Jenny A. Durkan led a letter calling on the leading 3D printer manufacturers to help prevent their products from being used to create homemade, unregulated, and untraceable guns with downloadable blueprints. In June, the Trump administration reached …

Governor Jay Inslee signs legislation protecting LGBTQ youth in Washington state from dangerous ‘conversion therapy’

Governor Jay Inslee signs legislation protecting LGBTQ youth in Washington state from dangerous ‘conversion therapy’

Share this…Facebook0TwitterLinkedinReddit0emailby MK Scott On Wednesday, March 28, with HRC President Chad Griffin in attendance, Washington state Governor Jay Inslee signed into law SB 5722 – legislation protecting LGBTQ youth in Washington state from the dangerous and debunked practice of so-called ‘conversion therapy.’ With Governor Inslee’s signature, Washington joins the …