Vote NO on 13 brochure, 1978, Tim Mayhew Collection
Dorian Group Records, 1966-1990Accession 5074. The Dorian Group is a Seattle gay rights organization that focuses on public education and legal reform. Materials relate primarily to trustee Robert Wood's service on the Dorian Group's Board of Trustees and Membership Committee.
Gay and Lesbian Issues Collection, 1989-1994Accession 4511. Materials collected by a freelance author on religious conservative organizations and gay and lesbian organizations, with emphasis on anti-gay initiatives in Washington and Oregon, including Oregon's Measure 9.
Hands Off Washington, Kitsap County Coalition Records, 1992-1996Accession 5335-001. Hands Off Washington was a program of Washington Citizens for Fairness, a not-for-profit political organizing committee formed in 1992 to defeat anti-gay legislation within Washington State. Records include correspondence, minutes, publicity materials, and ephemera relating to the Kitsap County regional division of HOW.
Sandy Nelson Defense Committee records, 1997Accession 6084-001. Records related to Nelson's case against the Tacoma News Tribune, which went before the Washington State Supreme Court in 1997. Nelson lost her case when the court ruled that journalists are exempt from the Fair Campaign Practices Act, which prohibits employers from discriminating against employees who engage in off-duty political activities.
British Columbia Civil Liberties UnionThe BC Civil Liberties Association was established in 1962 and is the oldest and most active civil liberties group in Canada. We are funded by the Law Foundation of B.C. and by citizens who believe in what we do. Our mandate is to preserve, defend, maintain and extend civil liberties and human rights in Canada. We achieve our mandate through our Advocacy in Action, Public Policy, Community Education, and Justice programs.
No on 2: Defend Alaskan PrivacyWelcome to the official Website that documents the history and struggles of Alaska's No on 2 campaign...Yes we lost the election in November 1998, however, this web page documents the struggle of a state and a community. The ballots may be counted but the fight goes on. This issue continues to play a roll in our culture and one day will be resolved by people with open minds and dream for a future America that includes everyone Gay and Straight.
Out/Law Immigration Legal ServicesRob Hughes practices as Out/Law Immigration Legal Services. Immigration and refugee law has been his preferred area of practice since the early 1990s. Rob represents LGBTQ and seropositive refugee claimants as well as applicants in same-sex relationships immigrating to Canada or applying for visitor, work and study permits.
Seattle LGBT CommissionThe Seattle Lesbian Gay Bisexual and Transgender (LGBT) Commission advises the Mayor, Council and departments about issues of concern affecting the LGBTQ community, recommend policies and legislation, bring the LGBTQ communities and the larger Seattle community together through long-ranged projects, and ensure that City departments fairly and equitably address issues affecting and involving Seattle's LGBTQ communities as individuals and as a protected class afforded accessibility and inclusion to the services of the City of Seattle.
Seattle Metropolitan Elections CommitteeSeattle Metropolitan Elections Committee (SEAMEC) is a non-partisan civic organization that rates candidates running for political and judicial office in Seattle, King County, and the State of Washington. SEAMEC evaluates candidates on their knowledge of, record of proven activism for, and commitment to the concerns of the gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgendered (GLBT) communities. SEAMEC publishes its ratings in advance of the primary and general elections, so that voters can make an informed choice.
Snohomish County Elections CommitteeSNOMEC is a nonpartisan civic organization that interviews and rates candidates running for political office in Snohomish and Island Counties on their knowledge of, record of proven activism for, and commitment to the concerns of the gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgendered (GLBT) communities.
Washington Stonewall DemocratsThe Stonewall Democrats Organization works within the Washington State Democratic Party to influence policy on issues of importance to the LGBTQIA+ community.
Seattle Committee Against Thirteen Conjures Halloween Against 13, 1978, Tim Mayhew Collection on Gay Rights