Restorative Justice Practices from a Grassroots Perspective Lunch & Learn

Lunch and Learn: Restorative Justice Practices from a Grassroots Perspective  August 21, 2019  12 pm – 1:30 pm   The Racial Equity Team, Equity in Education Coalition and The Coalition of Immigrants, Refugees, and Communities of Color have organized monthly Lunch and Learns on topics that disproportionately impact children and families of color. This month […]
Aug 21, 2019

Restorative Justice Practices

The  RET, EEC, and CIRCC have organized monthly Lunch and Learn on topics that disproportionately impact children and families of color. This month our topic is Restorative Justice Practices. People of Color are disproportionately represented in low-wage jobs that do not provide any kind of benefits. They face many disadvantages, including disparities in family income, health […]
Jul 17, 2019

Education in Prisons Lunch and Learn

The  RET, EEC, and CIRCC have organized monthly Lunch and Learn on topics that disproportionately impact children and families of color. This month our topic is Education in Prisons. We will discuss the different programs that are available in both men and women prisons. Included with that the accessibility of these programs for prisoners. Is there […]
Jun 19, 2019

Letter From Masanjia

An Oregon woman finds an SOS note from a Chinese dissident in a package of Halloween decorations from Kmart, setting off a chain of events that would shut down the entire labor camp system in China and ignite the note-writer’s dangerous quest to expose a deadly persecution.
Apr 25, 2019

Spotlight on Poverty

Come one, come all. Join YP Impact, community leaders, local organizations fighting poverty, and the general public for a discussion on poverty and what we can do help alleviate it. Michelle McDaniel, Chief Development Officer & VP of National Programs at FareStart will begin the event by discussing poverty in Seattle and how FareStart is […]
Feb 9, 2019

Score Voting Social: Thurston County

Join us for our quarterly Thurston County meetup. This is a laid-back event for small-d democracy advocates to come together and discuss cardinal voting methods and the future of voting reform in Washington state. All are welcome. We are a nonpartisan organization. No matter your party or whether you’re already a score voting supporter or […]
Jan 5, 2019

Curves in Bloom

Curves in Bloom is an inclusive, one day celebration of all bodies through music, art, dance, self care workshops, panel discussions, and fashion. Shop your favorite local fat-positive vendors. Heal yourself of body oppression with our Femmecee, Bevin Branlandingham, aka The Queer Fat Femme with her Fat Kid Dance Party! Check out the new collection […]
Feb 24, 2018

Act Now Mantra’s ‘Heart to Heart’ talk series launch – “Ask a Muslim a Question”

  We all cherish diversity. Yet, how well do we know folks from other parts of the world? From different faiths?How about those who make choices different than ours? Act Now Mantra™ gives you an opportunity to know those around us more deeply. To ask them curious questions. So we understand what they value. And discover […]
Nov 17, 2017

Top 5 things to do in Seattle this January

January’s here, and if you’re looking for a better way to deal with the holiday calories, we have dancing and thrilling events all over town you can run off to! This month, Americans in refugee camps, Americans discussing Syrians, Appropriation in Art… and more!
Jan 7, 2016