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The LGBTQ+ generational wealth gap
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The LGBTQ+ generational wealth gap

It's no secret that LGBTQ+ people face a range of financial challenges that heterosexual people simply don't need to contend with. Less discussed are the effects of financial discrimination on building LGBTQ+ generational wealth.

The wealth gap in America: Created by slavery, fueled by racism, discrimination, and greed
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The wealth gap in America: Created by slavery, fueled by racism, discrimination, and greed

Why is the wealth gap still so large? Everything goes back to slavery.

Real estate: A proven strategy to build wealth
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Real estate: A proven strategy to build wealth

A real estate transaction is one of the biggest decisions a household can make — fraught with potential complications — but also a common and proven strategy to build wealth.

ESG: Investing with a voice
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ESG: Investing with a voice

People are starting to look for ways to effect global change in many different aspects of their lives. What has grown is an expectation that how we spend our money should reflect our values.

"It's time to move forward": Update on the Julia's on Broadway labor dispute
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"It's time to move forward": Update on the Julia's on Broadway labor dispute

The SGN's July 30 edition carried a story about a labor dispute at the celebrated drag destination. Here we have the owner's response, perspectives from others within the community, and the resulting aftermath since the SGN went to press.

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Arts & Entertainment

What the Funk?! promises three days of all-BIPOC burlesque performances

What the Funk?! promises three days of all-BIPOC burlesque performances

The festival returns August 17-19 at the Triple Door

Local

WSU study connects increased rates of LGBTQ+ bullying to Trump voting districts

WSU study connects increased rates of LGBTQ+ bullying to Trump voting districts

The study shows how Washington students who identify as part of the LGBTQ+ community face greater rates of bullying in conservative voting districts than in liberal voting districts.

National

AMA recommends gender-neutral birth certificates

AMA recommends gender-neutral birth certificates

The influential American Medical Association (AMA), the country's largest organization of medical doctors, says that "male" and "female" gender markers should be removed from birth certificates.

International

World Health Organization calls for COVID vaccine booster moratorium in wealthy nations

World Health Organization calls for COVID vaccine booster moratorium in wealthy nations

During a media briefing on August 4, 2021, the World Health Organization (WHO) requested that wealthy nations cease the distribution of COVID-19 booster shots due to worldwide vaccine inequality.