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Section One - ALL STORIES
Seattle's Lesbian & Gay Film Festival starts in two weeks
Launch of printed program at Bailey/Coy draws crowd

by Robert Raketty - SGN Staff Writer

Three Dollar Bill Cinema launched its printed program for the 2007 Seattle Lesbian & Gay Film Festival at Bailey/Coy Books on Monday, September 24. Over 60 people turned out for the presentation from Executive Director Rachael Brister and Programming Director Jason P
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VICTORY!
Senate passes Hate Crimes legislation Matthew Shepard Act attached to Defense Authorization bill

by Robert Raketty - SGN Staff Writer

The Matthew Shepard Act passed the Senate on Thursday, September 27, as an amendment to the Fiscal Year 2008 Department of Defense Authorization bill. A bipartisan vote of 60 to 3
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Two charged in previously unreported Capitol Hill Gay-bashing
Men threaten to kill two people, use anti-Gay slurs

by Robert Raketty - SGN Staff Writer

Two people told police that their lives were threatened and were called anti-Gay slurs by two men during the early morning hours of Saturday, September 22, during a Gay-bashing on Capitol Hill in Seattle. The King Count
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Presidential candidates quizzed on same-sex fairy tale at televised NH debate
by Lisa Keen - SGN Contributing Writer

Gay supporters of Democratic presidential hopeful Hillary Clinton were quick to the mat after the senator used the word "choice" in reference to sexual orientation during Wednesday night's (September 26) debate in Hanover, New Hampshire.

"She did not mean sexual orientation is
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SGN EXCLUSIVE - Congresswoman Tammy Baldwin's OpEd piece opens Gay History Month
Representing Wisconsin's 2nd Congressional District since 1999, Tammy Baldwin (being sworn in on the right) is the first out Lesbian and the first openly Gay non-incumbent ever elected to Congress. A leader in efforts to pass federal employment non-discrimination and hate crimes legislation that include sexual orientation and gender identity, Co more
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Queer people of color harassed by police in opening week of UN General Assembly
On Wednesday night, September 26, without provocation, officers from the 9th Precinct of the New York Police Department attacked Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender community members who were attending an event organized by the Sylvia Rivera Law Project (SRLP). At the celebration, in front of M & R Bar, at 356 Bowery Street, two people were v more
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Keen on the Trail
Gay news from the presidential campaign trail

by Lisa Keen - SGN Contributing Writer

EDWARDS' HIV PLAN
Democrat John Edwards on Monday, September 24, became the first presidential candidate of either party to announce a plan for combating HIV/AIDS. The plan, revealed at a Kaiser Family Foundation f
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Seattle Women's Commission Summit bringing women together
The Seattle Women's Commission will convene its fourth biennial Summit at Seattle University's Pigott Hall on Saturday, October 6, 2007, from 8:30 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.

Keynote speakers will be State Representative and State Democratic Majority Whip Sharon Tomiko Santos, and Kristen Rowe-Finkbeiner, author of the award winning book,
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Seattle Prime Timers 15th Anniversary Party
Special membership opportunity

Seattle Prime Timers, a social club for Gay men of forty and over and their admirers, is pleased to announce that September 2007 marks the 15th anniversary of the club's founding. During the last fifteen years we have been enjoying a calendar of events (published in our monthly newsletter) sponsored
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Russian Gay leader makes first ever US visit
Chicago's Gay Liberation Network to host Nikolai Alexeyev

CHICAGO - Russia's foremost Gay leader, Nikolai Alexeyev, will be the keynote speaker at the 9th annual Matthew Shepard March on Saturday, October 6, organized by the Gay Liberation Network (GLN). For the past two years Alexeyev has led the efforts of Russian Lesbians and
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Gene M. Uttinger
February 1, 1956 - September 22, 2007 Gene M. Uttinger of Seattle, age 51, died at Highline Community Hospital on Saturday, September 22nd, 2007 following a sudden heart attack.

He was born February 1, 1956 , in Eugene, Oregon, to the late Edward and Mary Uttinger. He attended St. Peter Catholic Grade School and graduated from Mari
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Ninilchik on Saturday Night
by Rev. Barbara Allen, CMP - SGN Contributing Writer

It was a windy, cold, rain drenched August night at the Ninilchik Inlet Café and Saloon. We were hungry after a long day of halibut fishing under seasick inducing conditions. (Note my acupressure wrist bands in the photograph, and that we were wearing triple layers of clothing
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Joe and the Jena 6
Why commit the Gay movement to the defense of jock bullies who beat and kicked a teenager unconscious in a schoolyard? Easy: politics.

by Chris Crain - SGN Contributing Writer

The fight for marriage equality is boiling over in Maryland and California, as Gays in Alabama and New York cry for justice for the h
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GLAAD launches sports media program
Former journalist Ted Rybka appointed to lead the program

New York, September 24, 2007 - The Gay & Lesbian Alliance Against Defamation (GLAAD) announced today the hiring of Ted Rybka as the advocacy organization's first-ever Director of Sports Media. In his new role, Rybka will work to ensure that the stories of Lesbian, Gay,
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Ask Michael - Steps to change your controlling relationship
by Michael Raitt, MA, LMHC - SGN Contributing Writer

I get emails from men and women who are concerned that they are in an intimate relationship with someone who is very controlling. They have questions about the other person and they express their frustrations over the way their relationships have evolved. I am going to discu
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21st Annual AIDS Walk Saturday, Sept. 29
by Robert Raketty - SGN Staff Writer

The 21st Annual Seattle AIDS Walk will be held, rain or shine, in Volunteer Park (14th & Prospect) on Capitol Hill in Seattle on Saturday, September 29. Funds raised will benefit Lifelong AIDS Alliance, the Pacific Northwest's leading AIDS service provider. The Walk goal is to raise $800,00
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