Actor George Takei, who played in the “Star Trek” TV show and movies and is now an activist for gay and civil rights, was celebrity grand marshal of the Seattle parade
Students at a high school in Oregon City sparked controversy after wearing “Gay Is Not Ok” shirts in protest of the National Day of Silence, an event intended to bring attention to bullying against the LGBT community in schools.
An Oregon woman on trial for the murder of her 4-year-old son believed the child was gay, and that was the motive for the deadly trauma inflicted on the boy, prosecutors allege.
Former Pittsburgh Pirates owner Kevin McClatchy says, “Is anybody dumb enough to believe that the whole reason they want their shot is to get into the shower with a bunch of other guys?”
Actor Jim Nabors says marrying his longtime male partner doesn’t change anything about their relationship — he just wanted it to be formally acknowledged. Admitting his sexuality publicly for the first time, the 82-year old said he chose Washington for his wedding because he didn’t want to travel too far from his Hawaii home.
Social Outreach Seattle says it is moving forward with a plan to bring rainbow crosswalks to Seattle’s Capitol Hill neighborhood.
The Edgewater – Seattle’s only true luxury waterfront hotel – is over the rainbow to introduce their “Plunge With Pride” wedding package for gay and lesbian couples planning to wed in Washington since, Referendum 74 has passed, legalizing same-sex marriage in the state.
Six choirs representing different communities of faith around Puget Sound are singing for marriage equality in one concert on Sunday, October 14.
Rev. William Owens takes great issue with Obama’s linkage of Dr. King’s civil rights movement of the past to the current gay rights movement regarding same-sex marriage. Owens says that King embraced traditional religion, and he strongly suggests that King would not want his civil rights’ mission altered to include same-sex marriage.
NEW YORK (AP/CBS Seattle) — After a confidential two-year review, the Boy Scouts of America on Tuesday emphatically reaffirmed its policy to ban gays from membership. The decision rules out any changes despite relentless protest […]