Sea-Watch 3 standoff shows how far Europe will go to keep out refugees
by Ramona Wadi
The rescue ship Sea-Watch 3 has struggled to find a European nation willing to take 47 migrants rescued from the Mediterranean.
Feb 20, 2019
Trump’s Birthright Citizenship threat brings up lies from history
by Devin Israel Cabanilla
President Donald Trump's threat to end Birthright Citizenship wouldn't be the first time that the U.S. has betrayed its promises to immigrants.
Nov 5, 2018
A family faces racism at a memorial: “Hey. This is America.”
by James Hong
James Hong says his family won't be intimidated by a racist encounter at a 9/11 memorial.
May 31, 2018
Ijeoma Oluo helps this writer understand her own privilege
by Agatha Pacheco
In a talk at Seattle's The Riveter, Ijeoma Oluo spoke about systems of power, identity and privilege — particularly when it comes to the responsibility of writers.
May 16, 2018
3 things humanities international students should know while job hunting
by Jeevika Verma
Getting a job is hard for any recent graduate. International students in the humanities need to know their options.
Jun 12, 2017
Resisting the urge to “otherize”
by Zaki Barak Hamid
If I believe there is more to me than the identities I wear, then shouldn't I extend that belief to others?
Mar 14, 2017
Young women consider goals without fear after Malala talk in Seattle
by Reagan Jackson
Inspired by Nobel Prize winner Malala Yousafzai recent talk in Seattle, columnist Reagan Jackson asks young women what they would do if they had no fear.
Aug 8, 2016
Khizr Khan’s words echo for Japanese American World War II Gold Star families
by Tom Ikeda
The speech challenging Donald Trump's anti-Muslim prejudice has parallels with incarcerated Japanese American families whose sons died fighting for the U.S.
Aug 4, 2016