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
Think & Drink events on race make white guy think
by Forrest Baum
Humanities Washington's Think & Drink series has focused on bringing people together to talk about race over beers for the past two years.
Nov 19, 2015
Everybody Dance Now: The Moore’s Global Party demos diverse dance cultures
by Jane Koh
Dance traditions from Benin to Brazil to Korea all on the same stage? It all must be STG's yearly Global Party at the Moore.
Nov 18, 2015
Tasveer’s 10th film festival brings South Asian geopolitics home
by Nabeeha Chaudhary
Six films to watch at the Seattle South Asian Film Festival explore complex issues of "#ComingHome" in the South Asian diaspora.
Oct 12, 2015
FBI scare tactics shouldn’t stop young journalists from speaking up
by Jama Abdirahman
A recent FBI intimidation on a young Globalist reporter underlines the importance of press freedoms and legal support for underrepresented young voices.
Sep 8, 2015
Replace hookah lounges with safe, healthy spaces for East African youth
by Abdi Mohamed
A loud minority is demanding hookah lounges get a special exemption from anti-smoking laws. The city shouldn't cave to their pressure.
Sep 2, 2015
How a tiny Mexican town was transformed by Azteca restaurants
by Alysa Hullett
The small town of Cuautla in Jalisco, Mexico cashes in on an American Dream fulfilled.
Aug 24, 2015