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posted Friday, August 11, 2017 - Volume 45 Issue 32


Man and his Trans wife sue Amazon for discrimination, harassment
by Mike Andrew - SGN Staff Writer

A Kentucky man and his Transgender wife sued Amazon on August 9, charging that they endured sustained discrimination and harassment during the year they spent working at Amazon's warehouse in northern Kentucky.

Dane Lane and his wife, Allegra Schawe-Lane went to work for Amazon in October 2014, and quit a year later
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Transgender service members sue Trump
by Mike Andrew - SGN Staff Writer

Five Transgender service members filed suit against Donald Trump and other federal officials on August 9. The five are collectively identified as 'Jane Doe' in the 15-page complaint filed on their behalf by the National Center for Lesbian Rights and GLAD (GLBTQ Legal Advocates & Defenders)
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Pew Research Center releases report on 'Countries That Allow Gay Marriage'
by Shaun Knittel - SGN Staff Writer

The battle for equal rights for LGBTQ people around the world continues. And while we've enjoyed legal same-sex marriage in Washington state since 2013, and federally since 2015, it is important to note that in all reality only a small portion of the world's population actually get the freed
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First-ever LGBT cultural and trade mission to Taiwan and Hong Kong
The GSBA plans historic ten-day visit to Asia

The Greater Seattle Business Association, the largest LGBT chamber of commerce in North America, and Asian Pacific Tours announce the first-ever LGBT Cultural and Trade Mission to Taiwan and Hong Kong scheduled for October 26 - November 4, 2017.

The mission wil
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JESSE'S JOURNAL: John Lauritsen: The Shelley-Byron Men
by Jesse Monteagudo - SGN Contributing Writer

John Lauritsen is 'an independent scholar' who has 'the freedom to tell the truth as I see it, without concerns for career or 'collegiality.' His first contribution to gay studies was 1974's The Early Homosexual Rights Movement (1864-1935), which he wrote with David Thorstad. La
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Jenny Durkan announces support from Seattle city employees
Following yesterday's endorsement of Seattle Building & Construction Trades Council, former U.S. Attorney Jenny Durkan announced the sole endorsement of the Professional & Technical Employees (PTE) Local 17, which represents nearly 3,000 Seattle City employees.

'We are proud to solely endorse Jenny Durkan who has the experienc
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ACLU-WA defends the right of Transgender people to serve in the military
Victories for LGBT service members can't and won't be undone by a tweet from President Trump

The ACLU stands ready to defend against any and all attempts to roll back the rules that protect transgender Americans' ability to serve in our military openly. Historic LGBT victories can't and won't be undone by a tweet from Pres
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SnoHomo Pride a warm, casual 'down home' celebration
by Adair Gearhardt - Special to the SGN

By most accounts, July 23rd brought a morning like any other in Snohomish County: a chilly stillness with the sun easing up over the horizon to burn off the dew that clung heavily to...well, everything. However, in American Legion Memorial Park (Everett, Wa), there was barely a thought
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Van City Pride 2017: A Rainbow of Characters
Van City Pride 2017: A rainbow of characters by MK Scott - SGN Contributing Writer

It had been 5 years since I had visited our neighbors up north in Vancouver, BC for Pride and this time I wanted to bring my fiance', Brian for the parade. Even though there were no Justin (Trudeau) sightings, the mood of this parade
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GSBA honored for national leadership in civil rights and economic development
The National Gay & Lesbian Chamber of Commerce (NGLCC) presented the Greater Seattle Business Association (GSBA) with a $10,000 Chamber Development Grant and its Excellence in Communication award at its 2017 International Business & Leadership Conference in Las Vegas on August 3.

The Chamber Development Grant recognizes GSBA's
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#BreakfastClubBoycott trends after comedian alleges he would murder if he found out a sexual partner was Transgender
by Shaun Knittel - SGN Associate Editor

On July 28, stand-up comedian Lil Duval joked on The Breakfast Club, a hip-hop and variety radio talk show, that he'd kill a female sexual partner if he found out she was Transgender. Backlash for both Duval and The Breakfast Club was immediate. By the end of the day, #BreakfastClubB
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