Yesterday morning, Mayor Ed Murray announced $680,000 of new proposed investments to support Seattle’s immigrant and refugee communities, which now make up every one in five city residents.
An innovative program in Tukwila is honing the culinary skills of new immigrants and helping them shine in American kitchens.
Tuesday morning, Seattle Mayor Edward Murray introduced Cuc Vu as the new acting director of the Office of Immigrant and Refugee Affairs (OIRA). Vu will be taking the place of Interim Director Aaliyah Gupta.
Iraqi refugees in the Northwest are quick to downplay the sectarian divisions that are causing fault lines in their home country.
Most Americans born after the Vietnam War know little about the country of Laos, much less about the U.S.’s contentious role in its history. But...