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posted Friday, October 20, 2017 - Volume 45 Issue 42


Attorney General Bob Ferguson endorses Jenny Durkan
'Jenny Durkan will deliver on our progressive values'

New web ad focuses on Jenny's record of getting results


Attorney General Bob Ferguson has endorsed former U.S. Attorney Jenny Durkan as the candidate who has the experience to deliver on the urgent challenges facing Seattle including housing and homelessness.

In a new web a
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Judge bars I-27 from ballot

Measure sought to ban safe consumption spaces

by Mike Andrew - SGN Staff Writer

A King County Superior Court Judge has barred I-27 from the ballot, meaning there will be no challenge to the county's plans to open supervised safe consumption spaces for people with substance abuse issues.

In her October 16 ruling, Judge Veronica Alicea-Galván wrote that I-2
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New study says 40% of LGBT employees report workplace bullying
More than half confronted the bully

by Mike Andrew - SGN Staff Writer

Forty percent of LGBT employees in the United States reported that they encountered bullying in their workplaces, a new study by CareerBuilder says.

Fifty-three percent confronted the bully, but only 20% said the behavio
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Over 100 women sign on to Seattle Times response letter in support of Teresa Mosqueda for City Council
Signers include Seattle mayoral candidates Jenny Durkan and Cary Moon, US Rep. Pramila Jayapal, and dozens of current and former elected officials

Over 100 women signed on to a letter in support of Teresa Mosqueda in response to The Seattle Times endorsement in the Position 8 [City Council] race on Monday. The pi
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MARK MY WORDS: Mark Segal, meet Ben Franklin

Top of my profession with Ben Franklin and my peers in LGBT media

by Mark Segal - Philadelphia Gay News

When you set out to change the world, you never expect to actually see the results of those years of struggle, or to win praise. And if you are lucky enough to, it comes as an overwhelmingly emotional surprise that takes days to come to terms with ... and fully accept or appreciate.
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LGBT HISTORY MONTH: Lyon, Martin paved the way for lesbians
by Alex Madison - Bay Area Reporter

In a time when President Donald Trump has directed a ban on transgender individuals from serving in the military, his administration has rescinded protections for trans students in public schools and the advancement of LGBTQ national historic landmarks are in question, the stories of those
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Former Second Lady, Dr. Jill Biden, was keynote speaker at Hopelink's Annual Luncheon which raised $1.19 million for social services
by MK Scott - SGN Contributing Writer

On Monday, October 16, Dr. Jill Biden, the wife of former Vice President Joe Biden, was the keynote speaker at the 22nd annual Hopelink Reaching Out Luncheon at the Meydenbauer Center in Bellevue.

Hopelink is the largest social services agency in east and north King County,
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Stella Steps Out 2017 to benefit BABES Network-YWCA
Ready for a night of dinner, drinks, dancing, and a LIVE auction to support BABES Network-YWCA?

Join us on Thursday, October 26 at 6pm for Stella Steps Out 2017 at the Georgetown Ballroom (5623 Airport Way S). Visit ywcaworks.org/stella

Enjoy a lively evening hosted by Sister Glo Euro'N Wei and featuring our 2017 Ste
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Connect and engage with Generations Aging with Pride leadership and supporters on Capitol Hill Oct. 23
Generations Aging with Pride, Seattle's newest resource for all things LGBTQ aging, is hosting a community conversation at Miller Community Center (330 19th Ave. E. at E. Harrison St) on Monday, October 23 from 5:30 to 7:30pm. Board members and the new outreach coordinator, Liz Illg, will be on hand to answer questions about the group's plans for more
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2017 Northwest Orchid Society Fall Show & Sale
The Northwest Orchid Society presents its 2017 Fall Orchid Show & Sale on Saturday, Nov. 4 (9am to 5pm) and Nov. 5 (10am to 4pm). Admission is FREE.

Hosted by Swanson's Nursery (9701 15th Ave. NW), this regional show features breathtaking orchid displays by orchid societies from throughout the Pacific Northwest with orchid vend
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Dia de los Muertos Annual Gala to be held Nov. 11
by Entre Hermanos - Special to the SGN

We are happy to announce our annual gala that will be held on November 11th starting at 6pm at ACT Theatre (700 Union St). There will be a great SHOW, incredible FOOD, and UNLIMITED DRINKS!!!

Our Dia de los Muertos Annual Gala is our biggest fundraising event of the year. <
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LGBT HISTORY MONTH: Behind the lens: Photojournalist Kay Lahusen
by Tracy Baim - Special to the SGN

Kay Tobin Lahusen was the first photojournalist of the LGBTQ movement, a pre- and post-Stonewall activist who helped to document the earliest protests for homosexual rights.

Lahusen, born Jan. 5, 1930, in Cincinnati, is perhaps best known as the life partner of activist Barba
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Seattle Humane - Pets of the Week
Adoption Center
Sunday - Wednesday | 11 a.m. - 6 p.m.
Thursday - Saturday | 11 a.m. - 8 p.m.

13212 SE Eastgate Wy, Bellevue, WA 98005
(425) 649-7563 | adoption@seattlehumane.org

Is your life missing a furry friend? Now is the perfect time to open your world to a pet in need. Coldwell Ban
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GOP leaders abandon bipartisan health care deal

Plan was brokered by Patty Murray and Lamar Alexander

by Mike Andrew - SGN Staff Writer

Only hours after US Senators Patty Murray (D-Wash.) and Lamar Alexander (R-Tenn.) announced a bipartisan deal on health care, Republican House leaders shot it down.

Murray and Alexander had been negotiating for weeks on a fix to the Affordable Care Act (ACA, or Obamacare) that w
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An Open Letter to the People of Seattle
Our Experience & Leadership Matters

October 19, 2017

As women, we know what it's like to have our professional experience, accomplishments, and credentials questioned, minimized and too often underrated. We were disappointed to read The Seattle Times Editorial Board endorsement in the Seattle City Council
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Tillerson urged to raise registry of LGBT community in Tajikistan
WASHINGTON, DC - [On Wednesday, October 18] Human Rights First today expressed alarm over reports that Tajikistani authorities have created a registry of gay and lesbian citizens and called on Secretary of State Rex Tillerson to publicly raise concerns about this action. The organization notes that this registry could serve as a precursor to vio more
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