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Class Divide in the LGBTQ Community

LGBTQ Space Needle Workers A call to Action!   By Debbie Carlsen, LGBTQ Executive Director Why was the Space Needle just named “Corporate Leader of the Year?” This is the title of a Stranger article written on February 25th about GSBA naming the Space Needle ‘Corporate Leader of the Year.’ It addresses the Space Needle’s recent

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Just Desserts: A Social Justice Extravaganza!

Dear Allyship Community! On December 15th, 2013, Allyship is hosting our second Annual Fundraising Event called Just Desserts: A Social Justice Extravaganza at the charming and historical Southeast Seattle Senior Center, 4655 South Holly street in the Rainier Valley, from 6pm to 7:30pm. Click here to buy your ticket today! ‘Just Desserts’ will be an event highlighting gourmet desserts and other eateries from

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LGBTQ Community Town Hall On Police Accountability

LGBTQ ALLYSHIP presents LGBTQ COMMUNITY TOWN HALL ON POLICE ACCOUNTABILITY MONDAY, OCTOBER 21ST, 2013 @ 6:00PM-8:00PM @SOUTHSIDE COMMONS (3518 S. Edmonds Street, Seattle, WA 98118) (Located in Columbia City) To RSVP: FOR MORE INFORMATION: Luzviminda Uzuri “Lulu” Carpenter,, 425-224-6511 Seattle, WA—Please join LGBTQ Allyship on Monday, October 21, 2013 from 6:00pm to 8:30pm at the

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Over The Rainbow….

With the age wave approaching, the first generation of openly LGBTQ-identified seniors will require in-home or institutional long-term care. Yet recent studies show that one-in-three  LGBTQ seniors worries about facing discrimination as they age. That’s one of the reasons why more than 200 people are expected Tuesday to discuss the specific needs of LGBTQ  seniors and

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Space Needle: Fly the Rainbow Flag and Respect Your Workers

Sign This Petition Help us launch this national petition for economic justice and LGBTQ pride!! Fly the Rainbow flag and respect your workers! Please sign the petition and share it! Seattle is known as a progressive, culturally rich Northwest city and the Space Needle, the symbol of our community, should represent these values. We have

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What Do I need to know about Jell-Obration

Date: Friday May 3rd Time: 7PM- 9PM Location: The Lobby Bar, Seattle So as Jell-Obration draws nearer, I wanted to learn more about this event.  This week, Brad, a recent Allyship board member, agreed to be interviewed about Allyship’s upcoming event and his connection to Allyship. Brad has been involved with Allyship since 2011 and

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