Fighting Racism on the Job
by Globalist Staff
Black History Month Forum 2019 Fighting Racism on the Job Speakers: Markisha Dixon Protech union Local 17 and Seattle Silence Breaker member standing up to race and sex discrimination facing workers at the City of Seattle. Tamasha Emedi Teacher at Hazel Valley Elementary and Building Representative to Highline Education Association striving to diversify teaching staff […]
Feb 7, 2019
Placing #MeToo in Black history
by Zubeyda Ahmed
#MeToo continues to be an international movement. But not enough credit goes to Tarana Burke, who coined the phrase to empower young Black women.
Feb 28, 2018
The Creation of Whiteness
by Globalist Staff
This half-day workshop will explore the history of why white identity was intentionally created, how it has functioned to legitimize oppression, and what people of all racial identities can do to challenge the false ideal of whiteness in our culture. Participants will be asked to reflect on how whiteness plays a role in their lives, […]
Feb 5, 2018
Seattle youth on the rise for Black Lives Matter
by Dagmawit Kemal
Students at Garfield and Rainier Beach high schools are taking the lead as activists.
Feb 15, 2018
Misusing MLK: Focus on King’s “peace” silences Black protest
by Iman Mohamed
How myths about Martin Luther King Jr.’s views suppresses Black activism and hides MLK true history as a radical revolutionary.
Feb 8, 2018
Top 5 things to do in Seattle this February
by Forrest Baum
Lunar New Year and Black History Month mean there's plenty of things to do in Seattle this February.
Feb 3, 2016
Culinary tours for women of color, coming soon to Seattle
by Reagan Jackson
Inspired by her Pan-Africanist upbringing in Seattle, Nacala Ayele plans to launch culinary tours exploring the cuisine of the global african diaspora.
Apr 13, 2015