One of the six people bashed and arrested last Saturday night at Pride during the Queers Fucking Queers street dance party has written about her experiences that night. For updates on the arrestees, please follow the Grand Legion of Incendiary and Tenacious Unicorn Revolutionaries (GLTUR) on the web, Facebook, and twitter. For more background, please read jomo206's post "
Hey Seattle People!
Legal Voice and Qlaw are coming together this month to host a forum on elder law and the LGBT community. It’s going to take place at the Capitol Hill branch of the public library.
Here’s the flyer. Download it and pass it along, or just copy this blog post and share it.
Wow! If anyone is committed to social justice and community organizing, an amazing temporary opportunity has just come up with the Seattle Office of Civil Rights. They are looking to hire someone to teach community organizations and businesses about the new Paid Sick/Safe Leave Ordinance. The job starts at $30/hour.
Here’s the job announcement:
Here’s a summary of the ordinance so you can get up to speed:
And a FAQ sheet about the new law as well:
Get up to speed and get your applications in!