2018 Year In Review
by Globalist Staff
Reflect, Listen and Learn at Year in Review Our panel of experts will discuss politics, homelessness, international affairs, and other hot topics of 2018—and make their predictions for what is to come in 2019. The conversation will be moderated by Q13 News Political Analyst C.R. Douglas. Panelists (to date) Colleen Echohawk, Executive Director, Chief Seattle […]
Sep 20, 2018
Truth, Trust & Democracy: Seattle CityClub Annual Benefit
by Globalist Staff
Join us for a conversation about the changing landscape of news, misinformation, polarizing political analysis and digital media with our esteemed panel of national experts. Featured Panelists Jill Dougherty was a foreign affairs correspondent for CNN for 30 years, where she reported on news developments from the State Department and traveled widely with Secretary of State […]
Apr 6, 2018
Will this be the year that Washington state passes a Voting Rights Act?
by John Stang
Lawmakers hope to provide an easier way to get local councils and school boards to look more like the populations they serve.
Jan 30, 2018
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
Can the Ave’s international food culture survive a rezone?
by Grace Madigan
Allowing increased density in the neighborhood could bring more housing, but will immigrant restaurateurs continue to be part of a changed U-District?
Apr 13, 2017
Seattle political Town Hall lacks politicians — and audience diversity
by Agatha Pacheco
A recent grassroots Town Hall lacked both politicians and minority faces in the audience, which demonstrated the difficulties of organizing new movements.
Mar 3, 2017
Migrant smugglers offer passage to Italy after Turkey deal to shut route to Greece
After Turkey struck an agreement with the EU to return migrants and refugees who cross illegally to Greece, smugglers started offering trips to Italy.
Apr 1, 2016
Neighbors speak as Othello Village readies for homeless residents
by Matt Mills McKnight
Residents in South Seattle met with city officials to discuss Othello Village homeless encampment at the last meeting before the opening date of March 8.
Mar 7, 2016
What are the top Seattle Globalist stories of 2014?
by Venice Buhain
2014 has been quite the year. We’d like to know what you think are some of the top Seattle Globalist moments from 2014. What Globalist stories or issues struck you as notable this year? Let us know via Facebook, Twitter, here in the comments below or via email at firstname.lastname@example.org what we should include in our news roundup. […]
Dec 18, 2014
News Roundup – Diversity in Tukwila, Soda Diplomacy and an Endless War on Terror
by Alex Stonehill
(Photo by Erika Schultz/THE SEATTLE TIMES ) Diversity Means Opportunity in Tukwila – From Somalis to Bosnians to Nepalis, Seattle Times photographer Erika Schultz put together a brilliant photographic tour of diverse immigrant communities in Tukwila.
May 21, 2013
For Pakistani journalist, Seattle news scene is a breath of fresh air
by Muatasim Qazi
Late last month, a bomb ripped through a train station in a small town near Quetta, the capital of Balochistan province in southwestern Pakistan where I started my journalism career. The loss was colossal: the blast killed eight people while maiming more than 25 others. But it was no big news for Pakistani media. Instead, […]
Jul 24, 2012