Rainier Beach and West Seattle COVID-19 Community Testing and Vaccination Clinics Now Permanently Open Mayor Jenny A. Durkan today joined government, health care, and community partners at the new Community Testing and Vaccination Clinic in Rainier Beach to announce the next phase of the City’s expanded vaccination effort. The CityContinue Reading

National LGBTQ Organizations Propose Stamps Honoring LGBTQ Trailblazers Bayard Rustin, Marsha P. Johnson, Sylvia Rivera, and Jose Julia Sarria. The United States oldest LGBTQ organization; the International Imperial Court System (IICS) of the United States, Canada, and Mexico (founded in 1965), and the oldest LGBTQ civil rights organization; the NationalContinue Reading

The City of Seattle provided an update Tuesday on details of more than 350 new spaces of enhanced shelter programs at hotels, tiny house villages, and a new women’s shelter in addition to the new permanent housing resources for people experiencing homelessness and facing significant barriers to housing.   Since 2017, the City has invested significant resources towards 24/7 enhanced shelters and tiny homeContinue Reading

Last year, at least eleven LGBTQ-inclusive ads from Amazon Alexa, Budweiser, Doritos, HGTV, Microsoft, Olay, Pop Tarts, Sabra, Tide, TurboTax, and Under Armour aired during Super Bowl LIV. Out Offensive Assistant Coach of the San Francisco 49ers, Katie Sowers, also took the field as the first woman and openly gay coach in Super Bowl history.Continue Reading