LGBT History Month — October 20: Steve Letsike

Mmapaseka “Steve” Letsike is a leading South African HIV/AIDS and LGBTI activist. more…

A Massachusetts Transgender Rights Law Is At Stake On Election Day

It will be the first-ever statewide referendum in the U.S. on a trans rights law. more…

Matthew Shepard’s Personal Objects Will Be Donated To The Smithsonian

Judy and Dennis Shepard will donate their son's photos, notebooks and more Oct. 25. more…

Matthew Shepard candlelight vigil set for Dupont Circle

Gay Wyo. college student murdered in 1998 The post Matthew Shepard candlelight vigil set for Dupont Circle appeared first on Washington Blade: Gay News, Politics, LGBT Rights. more…

GLAA awards high scores to Reeder, Silverman

Lesbian Council candidate receives rating of +7 The post GLAA awards high scores to Reeder, Silverman appeared first on Washington Blade: Gay News, Politics, LGBT Rights. more…

Gay man assaulted, robbed in Dupont Circle apartment

Victim discovered by partner The post Gay man assaulted, robbed in Dupont Circle apartment appeared first on Washington Blade: Gay News, Politics, LGBT Rights. more…

‘Boy Erased’ author joins mother in panel on conversion therapy

2016 memoir turned into major Hollywood film The post ‘Boy Erased’ author joins mother in panel on conversion therapy appeared first on Washington Blade: Gay News, Politics, LGBT Rights. more…

You Can Now Enjoy ‘The Golden Girls’ As A Breakfast Cereal

At $7.99 a box, it's been flying off Target shelves so fast it's difficult to track down. more…

Heartrending The Guilty a breathlessly tense real-time thriller

by Sara Michelle Fetters - SGN AandE Writer THE GUILTY Now playing On desk duty until an investigation into one of his prior cases reaches a conclusion, veteran police officer Asger Holm (Jakob Cedergren) is doing his best to get through the remainin... more…

SGN EXCLUSIVE INTERVIEWS: Harvey Fierstein’s acclaimed Casa Valentina at Erickson Theatre Oct 19-28

SGN talks with actor/director Derek Villanueva and actor Tom Stewart by MK Scott - SGN Contributing Writer CASA VALENTINA LESSER-KNOWN PLAYERS AT THE ERICKSON THEATRE October 19-28 You may have seen the ads and video on Facebook or ads in Seattle G... more…

Emotionally byzantine Hate U Give easy to love

by Sara Michelle Fetters - SGN AandE Writer THE HATE U GIVE Now playing After witnessing her childhood friend Khalil (Algee Smith) fatally shot by a police officer during a late-night traffic stop, 16-year-old Starr Carter (Amandla Stenberg) is unsu... more…

Seattle Opera’s Turn of the Screw a chilling psychological thriller

by Sharon Cumberland - SGN AandE Writer SEATTLE OPERA THE TURN OF THE SCREW BY BENJAMIN BRITTEN LIBRETTO BY MYFANWY PIPER MARION OLIVER MCCAW HALL October 13 (Opening Night cast continues 10/17, 10/24 and 10/27) October, with its long, spooky path i... more…

An open letter to the community on the Kavanaugh appointment from GSBA President and CEO Louise Chernin

Dear GSBA Community, Anger, some hope, disbelief, sick to my stomach, and despair are some of the emotions that I have felt in the last few weeks during the Kavanaugh hearings. Although I had no confidence in a good outcome, I had to admit I continue... more…

Killing of LGBT activist in Athens to be investigated as hate crime

by Mike Andrew - SGN Staff Writer The killing of Greek LGBT activist Zak Kostopoulos will be investigated as a hate crime, a Greek prosecutor said on October 9. Supreme Court prosecutor Xeni Dimitriou called for a special investigation into the kil... more…

Seattle Humane – Pets of the Week

Adoption Center Sunday | Wednesday | 11 a.m. | 6 p.m. Thursday | Saturday | 11 a.m. | 8 p.m. 13212 SE Eastgate Wy, Bellevue, WA 98005 (425) 649-7563 | adoption@seattlehumane.org Is your life missing a furry friend? Now is the perfect time to open y... more…

LGBT HISTORY PROJECT: The Emma Jones Society Convention

Florida's Panhandle once hosted the largest LGBT gathering in the country by Graham Brunk - Special to the SGN Emma Jones was one of the greatest LGBT allies in the 1960s in northern Florida. Too bad she didn't actually exist. When a reporter onc... more…

Seattle Opera goes full Hitchcock with The Turn of the Screw

by Alice Bloch - SGN AandE Writer SEATTLE OPERA THE TURN OF THE SCREW BY BENJAMIN BRITTEN LIBRETTO BY MYFANWY PIPER MARION OLIVER MCCAW HALL October 14 (Sunday Night cast continues 10/20, 10/26) Based on a horror novella by Henry James, The Turn of ... more…

LGBTQ Allyship to host 2nd Annual Queering Politics Initiative Forum Oct. 24

Do you know how the four statewide initiatives will impact the LGBTQ community? Or your life? On Wednesday, Oct. 24, at 6pm, Allyship is hosting their 2nd Annual Queering Politics Initiative Forum at the Southside Commons (3518 S. Edmunds St.) focus... more…