Press releases

LGBTQ Rights Post-Election: Protecting our Community

LGBTQ Rights Post-Election: Protecting our Community

The results of the 2016 election have created fear and uncertainty about the legal rights and safety of LGBTQ community members. Learn more about what you can do to protect your rights after the election and how our community’s legal organizations can help. Lawyers and community leaders present information about a wide range of legal issues impacting community members.

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Despite Rain and Violence, Trans Pride Seattle Thrives

Despite Rain and Violence, Trans Pride Seattle Thrives

Friday, June 24—It’s been drizzling for a while, but now the sky is straight-up pissing on the roiling mass of human bodies spread across Cal Anderson Park. Sparse patches of umbrellas poke up from the crowd like mushrooms, but most people just get soaked.

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The Stranger’s Sydney Brownstone Wins Gender Justice League Award for Coverage of Trans Rights

Imaginative Anarchists Are Holding a Downtown Rock Concert With the Gender Justice League on May Day

Some anarchists are not promoting May Day with cringeworthy riot porn. Some anarchists are doing something awesome: Holding a rock concert in the middle of downtown Seattle to promote anarchism, have fun, and bring together the Gender Justice League, the Tenants Union of Washington State, the environmentalist Backbone Campaign, Standing Against Foreclosure and Eviction, and Rojava Solidarity Seattle* in one event.

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