Ten countries that were ahead of Washington on same-sex marriage
by Abby Higgins
After a vote in the Washington state Senate last night, we’re just a few small steps away from becoming the seventh state in America to approve same-sex marriage. As a long-time bastion of gay culture and gay rights activism, many believe it’s about time. We Seattleites pride ourselves on being on the cutting edge of […]
Feb 2, 2012
Your hitchhiking days are over, young lady!
by Sarah Stuteville
Technology is great. But has too much connection with home spoiled the freedom of travel?
Apr 19, 2013
May Day marchers turn out in force to sway immigration reform
by Ian Terry
On the eve of big May Day protests that stayed (mostly) peaceful, The Globalist interviewed organizer Jorge Quiroga about the proposed immigration reform bill and the state of activism today.
May 1, 2013
Getting schooled by South American student activists
by Eilís O'Neill
Students in Chile and Argentina are proving that meaningful education reform means taking over schools and getting young people into office.
Jan 6, 2014
United by love, divided by World Cup rivalries
by Irina Vodonos
Nicole Pita and Andre Mascarenhas are newlyweds on opposite sides of the world’s fiercest soccer rivalry.
Jun 10, 2014
New kind of accelerator boosts “fledgling” global startups
by Sarah Stuteville
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
Pan-American soccer fanatics converge on Seattle for Copa America
by Greg Scruggs
The whole tournament may be a bit of a gimmick, but Copa America is giving Seattle a chance to prove we're one of the best soccer cities in the hemisphere.
Jun 15, 2016
Argentina budget cuts hamper student access to sex education
by Global Press News Service
Argentina's educators fight for the future of sex education legislation passed in 2006, as budget cuts threaten to halt implementation entirely.
Oct 11, 2017