gay Section

Burien’s first-ever Pride Event will be Saturday, June 3 at Town Square Park

Burien’s first-ever Pride Event will be Saturday, June 3 at Town Square Park

Burien’s first-ever Pride Event will be held on Saturday, June 3 at Town Square Park, from 10 a.m. – 10 p.m. “Wear your rainbows and join us for the very first PRIDE event!” Live... [Read more]

Learn About ‘Growing Up Gay’ on The DUI Joe Show this Thursday, Feb. 7

Learn About ‘Growing Up Gay’ on The DUI Joe Show this Thursday, Feb. 7

A brand new DUI Joe Show will air on our sister site SoKing Internet Radio this Thursday, Feb. 7, and will feature a compelling interview with Andy Thinks, who will talk about “growing up gay.” “Suicide... [Read more]

New Youth Development Group ‘P.O.W.!’ Helps LGBTQ Community in Burien

New Youth Development Group ‘P.O.W.!’ Helps LGBTQ Community in Burien

P.O.W.! is a new youth development group in Burien which fosters lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer, questioning (LGBTQ) and allied youth between the ages 13 and 21, and they meet every Wednesday... [Read more]

LETTER: Burien Treats Same Sex Couples “More Equal” Than Straight Ones

LETTER: Burien Treats Same Sex Couples “More Equal” Than Straight Ones

The Burien council recently voted to make same sex couples MORE EQUAL than similarly situated unmarried opposite sex couples in the provisioning of taxpayer-funded employee benefits. As city employees,... [Read more]

EDITORIAL: Why Burien Should Approve Referendum 71

EDITORIAL: Why Burien Should Approve Referendum 71

by Stephen Lamphear On Tuesday (Sept. 29th), I saw my first “Reject 71” yard sign in Burien at First Ave South and SW 148th. In addition to the racial/cultural hate that runs just under the... [Read more]