Students react to Eastside firing

When Eastside Catholic High School fired Vice Principal Mark Zmuda for marrying his male partner, many students and alumni protested the decision. At Seattle Pacific, students had mixed reactions to the firing, and school administrators say it’s difficult to speculate what would happen under similar circumstances here. News coverage of the controversy hit headlines in mid-December, […]

Look for LGBT gestures at Sochi

Russia will have the world’s attention in February and March, and, like any Olympic host, their domestic politics are the subject of international discussion. Last year the Russian government passed a law prohibiting gay “propaganda,” or the promotion of homosexuality to minors. The law bans pride events and public affirmations of homosexuality and could be […]