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posted Friday, April 6, 2018 - Volume 46 Issue 14


Victory in Alaska - Anchorage voters defeat anti-Transgender Prop 1
by Tim Peter - SGN Contributing Writer

On Tuesday, April 3, voters in Anchorage, Alaska strongly defeated a local initiative, Prop 1, that sought to discriminate against Transgender citizens by forcing them to use the restrooms of their assigned sex at birth.

At press time, Fair Anchorage, the group opposing Prop 1, was leading with 53 percent (36,9
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LGBT rights hang in the balance in two SCOTUS cases
by Mike Andrew - SGN Staff Writer

Masterpiece Cakeshop v. Colorado Civil Rights Commission is not the only US Supreme Court case that could have a catastrophic impact on LGBT equality. Janus v. AFSCME is another case that could set LGBT rights back decades.

Masterpiece Cakeshop is about the Christian Colorado
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Real Change releases pocket guide to homeless resources
Real Change has released the Emerald City Resource Guide, a durable and comprehensive pocket-sized booklet that puts essential resources for homeless and very low-income people at their fingertips. New editions of the Emerald City Resource Guide will be published at least annually. A release event [was held] at 8:30 a.m., Wednesday, April 4, more
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Transgender Economic Empowerment Coalition awarded $550,000 King County grant
GSBA contributions focus on entrepreneurship and model employment policies

SEATTLE - Led by Ingersoll Gender Center, the Transgender Economic Empowerment Coalition has been awarded a two-year grant of $550,000 by King County as part of the Communities of Opportunity partnership. The coalition will address the economic ba
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POZSeattle and Living Positively to host 2018 Spring Fling Social & Potluck April 11
POZSeattle and Living Positively: A Weekly Social Group sponsored by Lifelong, for individuals affected by and living with HIV & AIDS are please to present their combined 2018 Spring Fling Social & Potluck on Wednesday, April 11, from 6-8:15pm at The Cuff Complex, 1533 13th Avenue (13th & E. Pine St.) in the downstairs bar where tables will be more
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The Seattle Public Library presents 'Legendary Children' at Seattle Art Museum April 14
The Seattle Public Library will host 'Legendary Children,' an evening of representation, dance, empowerment, art and social justice that celebrates queer and transgender people of color on Saturday, April 14, from 8pm to 11pm at the Seattle Art Museum (1300 1st Avenue).

This event is FREE, although drinks
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IN MEMORIAM: Mary Margaret 'Peggy' Platt
The Seattle Public Library will host 'Legendary Children,' an evening of representation, dance, empowerment, art and social justice that celebrates queer and transgender people of color on Saturday, April 14, from 8pm to 11pm at the Seattle Art Museum (1300 1st Avenue).

This event is FREE, although drinks
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Seattle Chapter Black Panther Party 50th Anniversary Seattle Conference to be held April 26-28
The Seattle branch of the Black Panther Party was the first chapter formed outside of the state of California. A year and a half before the start of the Seattle chapter, the Black Panther Party was born in Oakland, California.

The Seattle Chapter of the Black Panther Party was founded by a collection of Seattle activists includ
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How Martin Luther King's legacy continues to be relevant for social change
by Peter Tatchell - Peter Tatchell Foundation

This article first appeared in The Independent - London, UK - 4 April 2019. Read and comment: https://ind.pn/2GyOTly

In the decades since his assassination on 4 April 1968, the US black civil rights leader, Martin Luther King Jr, has been sanitised and sancti
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Support for Trump is driven by white Christian nationalism, new study finds
by Mike Andrew - SGN Staff Writer

Support for Donald Trump is largely driven by 'white Christian nationalism,' according to a new study by a team of sociologists published by the journal Sociology of Religion.

'The more someone believed the United States is - and should be - a Christian nation, the more likel
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Four Trans people sue Ohio for right to change gender markers on their birth certificates
by Mike Andrew - SGN Staff Writer

Four Trans people filed suit against Ohio on March 29, claiming that the state unconstitutionally refused to change their birth certificates to match their gender identities.

Ohio is one of only three US states that will not change birth certificates. The named defendants are a
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