Translating environment and health for Seattle’s immigrants and refugees
by Ross Coyle
Sophorn Sim's drive to help also stems from a desire for improving environmental equity in South Seattle and other parts of the south end.
Jul 28, 2017
Hundreds become U.S. citizens July 4 at Seattle Center
by Susan Fried
More than 500 people from 67 countries took the oath to become US Citizens at the annual July 4 ceremony at Seattle Center.
Jul 5, 2017
Could slide in Seattle’s international students continue under Trump?
by Michael Thornbloom
International Student enrollment at Seattle Colleges has been on the decline — and changes in visa policies under Trump are unlikely to help boost numbers.
Jul 3, 2017
Seattle area reacts to the Supreme Court’s revival of Trump’s travel ban
by Amy Wong
Seattle organizations and state government officials were disappointed with the Supreme Court's decision to reinstate parts of President Trump's travel ban.
Jun 26, 2017
Globalist Youth Apprentice Highlights: Defending yourself in U.S. Immigration Court
by Globalist Staff
The U.S. immigration court and detention system can be a no-man's-land. But we spoke to one man who defended himself and beat the odds.
Jun 12, 2017
3 things humanities international students should know while job hunting
by Jeevika Verma
Getting a job is hard for any recent graduate. International students in the humanities need to know their options.
Identifying as an adoptee and an immigrant
by Grace Madigan
Adoptees face a unique struggle to understand who they are. In the current political climate, one adoptee reevaluates what it means to be an immigrant.
May 31, 2017
International students find hurdles to U.S. employment after graduation
by Frances Chen
After studying at American universities, international students find barriers and bureaucracy to U.S. employment after graduation.
May 30, 2017
Judge blocks federal restriction on Northwest Immigrant Rights Project
by Venice Buhain
A judge blocked a Justice Department move to stop the Northwest Immigrant Rights Project from offering partial assistance in immigration court.
May 17, 2017
Bringing ao dai to America
by An Vuong Nguyen
Nhung Nguyen, founder and owner of Adam Tailoring and Alterations, helps Vietnamese in Seattle get that perfect fit with their Ao Dai.
May 8, 2017
The Christian argument for immigration
by Julia-Grace Sanders
While some Christians denominations have a reputation for political conservatism, many Christians say their support of immigration is informed by faith.
May 4, 2017
Seattle May Day marchers “share songs, share space” to support immigrants, workers
by Damme Getachew
Dozens of local organizations gathered Monday afternoon for the May Day March from Judkins Park to Seattle Center to support workers and immigrants rights.
May 2, 2017
Judge blocks Trump order to restrict funding for ‘sanctuary cities’
Seattle had filed a similar lawsuit challenging Trump's order to withhold funding from cities that do not cooperate with federal immigration authorities.
Apr 25, 2017
NWIRP immigrant legal aid expands in response to surge of requests
by Hannah Pickering
NWIRP has increased "Know Your Rights" and "Immigration 101" trainings around the state in response to rising concern since the presidential election.
Apr 19, 2017
Detained Seattle-area ‘Dreamer’ released from ICE custody
A Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals recipient was released from federal custody while legal proceedings continue over his immigration status.
Mar 30, 2017
Seattle sues Trump over order to withhold funding from ‘sanctuary cities’
by Venice Buhain
The January order from the Trump administration says that localities that do not give immigration information to federal authorities could lose funding.
Mar 29, 2017
Seattle, King County brush off Sessions’ pledge to cut federal funds over ‘sanctuary’ policies
by Venice Buhain
U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions called for an end to cities' and counties' so-called "sanctuary" policies.
Mar 28, 2017
Trump’s immigration talk leads families to seek mental health support
by Agatha Pacheco
Organizations have started to provide talk therapy, group therapy, yoga and more to address anxiety caused by shifts in immigration policies.
Mar 21, 2017
Courts block revised Trump travel ban; president vows to appeal
A judge found "a reasonable, objective observer ... would conclude that the executive order was issued with a purpose to disfavor a particular religion."
Mar 16, 2017