First Zika case identified in King County

A King County resident who had been in Colombia was diagnosed with the Zika infection, the first case in the county.
May 4, 2016

#GreaterSeattle: Somali refugee shines light on forgotten conflict

Somali refugee Mohamed Shidane works two jobs and goes to school. But he still makes time to speak up about human rights in the Ogaden region of Ethiopia.
Apr 18, 2016

#JournalismSoWhite. But you have the power to change it.

Support this crowdfunding campaign to get more immigrant voices into the newsroom. When we reach 100 backers we'll unlock $5,000 in matching funds to help elevate diverse voices through media. Please make your gift today!
Feb 4, 2016
Fiestas Patrias at SeaMar South Park. (photo by Edgar Lopez)

How to get 4Culture funding for your creative project

Are you working on a project about arts, heritage, or preservation? Are you at least 18 and a King County resident? Congrats! You're eligible to apply for funding from 4Culture!
Jan 27, 2016
Photo by Scott Hughes via Flickr.

Win a week in Whistler…just by liking the Globalist!

Win a 7-night stay in Whistler, BC, starting Saturday January 23, 2016.
Jan 13, 2016

Give $10.68 and double your impact by December 31

Elevate diverse voices. Just $10.68 can help launch a new writer's career. Donate before December 31st 2015, and your gift will be doubled!
Dec 17, 2015

Globalist asks the Candidates: Rent control in Seattle?

Should Seattle have rent control and if so, what should it look like? The Seattle Globalist asked the Seattle City Council candidates.
Oct 15, 2015

Globalist welcomes new youth program coordinator DJ Martinez

In September the Globalist welcomed a new team member: Youth Program Coordinator DJ Martinez!
Oct 2, 2015
Paul Nyambe has gotten support from Fledge to develop his business, ZamGoat. He hopes to build a goat-meat market not only in Zambia but globally. (Jama Abdirahman)

New kind of accelerator boosts “fledgling” global startups

These entrepreneurs aren’t promoting apps and gadgets. They’re pitching businesses that will further development of their home countries — from Argentina to Zambia
Jun 5, 2015

Nominate your Seattle Globalist of the Year!

Do you know someone doing great work connecting the Seattle to the rest of the world? Someone whose tireless efforts embody the values of the Seattle Globalist: creativity, diversity, open-mindedness, social & economic justice, humanitarianism and community development? Help us choose the 2015 Globalist of the Year by nominating the change-maker in your community. It's as simple as filling out this quick nomination form:
May 28, 2015

Why we’re asking you to GiveSMALL to the Seattle Globalist

Give SMALL to the Seattle Globalist today, and become part of something big!
May 5, 2015
Sun as Taiga Aisaka from a light novel series Toradora!. (Photo courtesy of Martina Sun)

Cosplay: fans find a common culture through costume

The community of cosplay, influenced anime, sci-fi and fantasy, is where many who feel like outsiders find a home.
May 4, 2015
A woman practices the crow pose

Yoga class at Episcopal church is a meeting of traditions

Yoga, a practice that began from Hinduism, Buddhism, and Jainism, has a home in a Seattle Episcopal cathedral.
Feb 22, 2015

Globalist expands to Hillman City Collaboratory

The Seattle Globalist is expanding its offices to The Collaboratory, a coworking space and incubator for social change in Hillman City.
Feb 18, 2015

Wing Luke Museum seeks stories, art for Immigration Act exhibit

Your stories, artwork, music or poetry about immigrating to the United States could be part of an upcoming online exhibit commemorating the Immigration Act of 1965 at the Wing Luke Museum of the Asian Pacific American Experience. The Wing is seeking submissions for an upcoming exhibition on the Immigration Act of 1965, which abolished the United States’ […]
Jan 7, 2015

A tour of Taiwanese food in Seattle

It's not a coincidence that some of the most popular Chinese restaurants in the Seattle area are Taiwanese.
Jan 5, 2015

Growing up illiterate…in my family language

Twitter Cantonese and/or Chinese? How Chinese students are choosing their native language options. #language #China #Chinese #Cantonese Facebook How are immigrant and second-generation Chinese students keeping their native language choices open?

Report: Shoreline woman’s family on crashed AirAsia flight

KIRO-TV reported Tuesday that a Shoreline family says that six of their Indonesian family members were among the passengers who were on AirAsia 8501, which crashed on Sunday. Jack Song of Shoreline told the TV station that his wife’s father, Soetikno Sia, and her mother, listed on the passenger manifest as Jou Christien Yuanita, were on […]
Dec 31, 2014

Happy holidays: Seattleites celebrate lesser-known world traditions

What holidays have we missed in our Christmas monopoly?
Dec 25, 2014

Seattle groups applaud U.S.-Cuba policy changes

Cindy Domingo's annual delegation to Cuba might start looking a little different.
Dec 22, 2014