Colorism unites women of color at “I AM: The Procession” tomorrow

Artist Kimisha Turner's colorism-inspired installation is a half-mile, walking healing ceremony from Daejeon Park to Northwest African American Museum.
Aug 24, 2016

Meet our top contributors at The Globie Awards!

Learn why these four amazing journalists are getting their due shine at The Globie Awards on Oct. 14.
Aug 16, 2016

5 Farsi phrases I wish we had in English

Five Farsi phrases and words that make you wish English wasn’t so boring.
Jul 20, 2016

“Blanket of Fear” play reprises Thursday night

After 12 years, TRIBE Project's "Blanket of Fear" play takes on a new relevance.
Jun 26, 2016

Middle Easterners love to dance, Maz Jobrani has proof

LA comic Maz Jobrani shows us how funny Iranian and Middle Eastern people are. His new movie "Jimmy Vestvood: American Hero" takes it to the next level.
Jun 1, 2016

Nikkita Oliver connects art, activism and education

Meet Nikkita Oliver, Seattle poet, teaching artist, lawyer and jail chaplain.
Mar 21, 2016
Mahroo Keshavarz. (Photo by The Seattle Globalist)

“There’s a whole population of children not being addressed”

"There's a whole population of children not being addressed"
Mar 11, 2016

“Nomadic Veilia” artists unveil two sides of the Middle East

Two Seattle artists whose families hail from the Middle East present the scandalous and traditional, the loud and the quiet, of Middle Eastern identity.
Jan 19, 2016
The Ezell's training team and local employees outside the new franchise in Sharjah, near Dubai. (Photo via Ezell's website)

Fried chicken knows no borders

Seattle favorite Ezell's looks to capitalize on the global love of fried chicken.
Nov 17, 2015
A child contributes to an interactive art portion of the exhibit. (Photo by Mahroo Keshavarz)

MOHAI spotlights Seattle hip-hop’s under-recognized gems

What will keep the legacy of Seattle hip-hop moving? MOHAI exhibit curators have an idea.
Sep 25, 2015

Who gave Central District crosswalks a Pan-African makeover?

Red, black and green paint turned up on crosswalks around the Central District last weekend, honoring the neighborhood's African-American legacy.
Aug 5, 2015

Film featuring Seattle entrepreneur David Pierre-Louis brings Haiti home

A new documentary, "Kenbe Fem," featuring David Pierre-Louis' efforts to rebuild his family's hometown in Haiti debuts this Thursday, June 25.
Jun 23, 2015