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
Trump’s Army Secretary nominee sparks criticism from the LGBTQ community
by Blake Peterson
Mark Green's statements contrast with former Army Secretary Eric Fanning, who is gay and backed measures supporting transgender people in the military.
Apr 17, 2017
Lawmakers ready to rumble over pro wrestling regulations
by Grace Kramer
3-2-1 BATTLE!, Lucha Libre Volcanica and other professional wrestling troupes say their sport is not like boxing, but its own unique category.
Mar 2, 2017
Seattle Asian American Film Festival celebrates the spirit of resistance
by LeiLani Nishime
The Seattle Asian American Film Festival returns this week with a slate of films that defy stereotypes of a "model minority."
Feb 20, 2017
Explore the World and Celebrate Its Diversity with FIUTS!
by Foundation for International Understanding through Students
FIUTS' CulturalFest events on Feb. 10 and Feb. 25 feature talent and insights from around the world!
Feb 9, 2017
Bike share fails in Seattle — even as it thrives in other cities
by Newroz Saribas
While Seattle loves its bikes, it didn't love its bike share program.
Jan 24, 2017
Is Seattle the capital of global income inequality?
by Sarah Stuteville
A new report from Oxfam found that eight men own the same wealth as the poorest 50 percent of humanity. Two of them live right here in Seattle.
Jan 19, 2017
Remembering Uncle Bob Santos, legendary Seattle activist
by Alia Marsha
"Uncle Bob" Santos, 82, was a longtime Seattle activist who championed social justice and for the Chinatown International District.
Aug 29, 2016
5 Taiwanese phrases I wish we had in English
by Melissa Lin
Mandarin is more common in bigger cities like Taipei and places like department stores, but Taiwanese is the sound of the night markets and bustling streets.
Aug 3, 2016
5 Indonesian phrases I wish we had in English
by Alia Marsha
How do say someone's so not funny, that they are worthy of charity laughter? No word for it in English, but Indonesian has an answer.
Jul 27, 2016
Seattle police investigating after assault spurs hate crime concerns
by Venice Buhain
According to Black Owned Media Broadcasting, Seattle police declined to say whether the attack was being investigated as a hate crime.
Jul 15, 2016
Seattle Iraqi community commemorates bombing victims
by Chloe Collyer
The Iraqi Community Center organized a vigil at Westlake Park in Seattle Wednesday, in memory of the victims of the July 2 Baghdad bombing.
Jul 7, 2016
“Jazz Intoxication” immersed audience in Washington Hall history
by Monica Thomas
Washington Hall launches its new community space with "Jazz Intoxication" immersive theater experience.
Jun 13, 2016
Composting and the art of interacting with well-intentioned white people
by Hamda Yusuf
Composting and the art of interacting with well-intentioned white people.
Mar 13, 2016
Asian American YouTube stars sidestep Hollywood
by Rhea Panela
Young Asian American Youtube stars like Seattle's Vivian Vo-Farmer are shrinking traditional paths to fame and using their ethnicity as an asset.
Mar 8, 2016
Syrian youth design dream apps at Za’atari Refugee Camp
by Christina Twu
With everything refugee families lost fleeing Syria, a new tech solution may offer Syrian youth a way to connect their pasts with brighter futures.
Feb 10, 2016
A true terrorist threat: Hostility towards young Muslim Americans
by Roukhya Ouedraogo
A young Muslim American breaks down how hostility towards her peers hurts everyone.
Jan 12, 2016
Apply now for Globalist Youth Journalism Program
by DJ Martinez
Applications are officially open for our next youth journalism workshop series, which starts on February 23rd!
Jan 4, 2016
Trauma trickles down: Confronting the dark legacy of American Indian boarding schools
by Starla Sampaco
The Seattle City Council unanimously passed a resolution acknowledging the intergenerational trauma caused by American Indian boarding schools.
Nov 26, 2015