Young Somalis raise $5,000 for drought relief at Seattle fundraiser
by Damme Getachew
“Somali Wild n’ Out 206” raised more than $5,000 to support efforts to fight the devastating drought in Somalia.
Apr 19, 2017
News & Politics
Andres Salomon drops out of Seattle mayor raceby Venice BuhainApr 21, 2017
Andres Salomon, a bicycle activist and software engineer, said he supported both Mike McGinn and Cary Moon, who announced their candidacies this week.
Trump’s Army Secretary nominee sparks criticism from the LGBTQ communityby Blake PetersonApr 17, 2017
Arts & Culture
Outcry over ‘racist’ Nivea ad: critics call for diversity in advertising industryby Miasmin AndreApr 21, 2017
The "White is purity" ad was pulled after a social media outcry. But it wasn't the first time Nivea was called out for insensitive advertising.
Race & Ethnicity
Asian Americans question if race played a role in United Airlines incidentby Grace MadiganApr 14, 2017
Some have questioned whether ethnicity — and the Asian model minority myth — played a role in how United Airlines forcibly removed passenger David Dao.
Detained Seattle-area ‘Dreamer’ released from ICE custodyby ReutersMar 30, 2017
A Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals recipient was released from federal custody while legal proceedings continue over his immigration status.