Civic Cocktail: The Boys in the Boat

Presented in partnership with Seattle Channel The Boys in the Boat Daniel James Brown, local author of the #1 New York Times bestselling story celebrating the 1936 U.S. men’s Olympic rowing team from the University of Washington, discusses his upcoming book and the possibility of bringing The Boys In The Boat movie to Washington state. […]
Nov 1, 2017

State African American commission lost track of money, auditors say

The state audit found that the commission routed $258,000 to a nonprofit called the Northwest Institute for Leadership and Change from 2006 to 2012.
Apr 18, 2016

Could Washington follow the world in easing access to birth control pills?

Oregon and California have joined most other countries in allowing women access to birth control pills without a doctor's prescription. Is Washington next?
Feb 11, 2016

Racial equity report card gives Washington lawmakers a C+

The Washington Community Action Network followed 34 bills last legislative session in its racial equity report card.
Dec 23, 2015

Washington state’s regressive tax system fuels economic racism

Can Washington state be that socially progressive with a regressive tax system that throws low-income people of color under the bus?
May 11, 2015