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Essay: Humor, humility, and pride—Making the best of it inside

Essay: Humor, humility, and pride—Making the best of it inside

Guest Contributor June 10, 2017 0

Taking pride in yourself means respecting the neighborhoods, cultures, and nations that we came from. It is about having love and fond memories of family and friends, like going to the beach in Hawai‘i

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Open Letter: Community group questions rapid changes in Chinatown International District

Open Letter: Community group questions rapid changes in Chinatown International District

Guest Contributor May 17, 2017 0

The following is an open letter from The CID Coalition to City of Seattle Department of Neighborhoods’ International Special Review District (ISRD) Board Coordinator Rebecca Frestedt and the ISRD board. Dear ISRD Board Members, We

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Joint Statement: Bar Associations Condemn Executive Order Ban on Refugees and Immigration from Predominantly Muslim Countries

Joint Statement: Bar Associations Condemn Executive Order Ban on Refugees and Immigration from Predominantly Muslim Countries

Guest Contributor April 4, 2017 0

The five Washington Asian Pacific American Bar Associations—the Asian Bar Association of Washington, the South Asian Bar Association of Washington, the Vietnamese American Bar Association of Washington, the Filipino Lawyers of Washington, and the

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API Chaya history: From tragedy to hope, organizing in the face of ongoing violence

API Chaya history: From tragedy to hope, organizing in the face of ongoing violence

Guest Contributor March 20, 2017 0

API Chaya was born from the need to address violence, including several domestic violence-related homicides in Asian, South Asian, and Pacific Islander communities. From the 1990s, when Chaya and the Asian and Pacific Islander

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Letter: Little Saigon community requests a pause on the location of the new Navigation Center

Letter: Little Saigon community requests a pause on the location of the new Navigation Center

Guest Contributor February 20, 2017 0

Update: As discussed in the public safety meeting on February 21, the City of Seattle is hosting a community meeting on February 28 around the Navigation Center set to go in Little Saigon. Details

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Funding Equity: Washingtonians stand together for targeted tax reform

Funding Equity: Washingtonians stand together for targeted tax reform

Guest Contributor February 17, 2017 0

By Sigourney Gundy Equity in Education Coalition Every child deserves access to a great education, a safe environment, and supportive and caring adults in their lives. In Washington state, we can make that a

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Letter to the Editor: We can’t ignore the atrocities of the incarceration of Japanese Americans during WWII

Letter to the Editor: We can’t ignore the atrocities of the incarceration of Japanese Americans during WWII

Guest Contributor February 16, 2017 0

We must make sure we are teaching truth and solidarity. Our colleges and newspapers must be held to a higher standard.

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Opinion: Statement from the Washington state Senate Members of Color Caucus

Opinion: Statement from the Washington state Senate Members of Color Caucus

Guest Contributor January 24, 2017 0

The Members of Color Caucus of Washington state, Sens. Bob Hasegawa, D-Beacon Hill, Rebecca Saldaña, D-Seattle, John McCoy, D-Tulalip, Steve Hobbs, D-Lake Stevens, released the following statement: “Today we have never been more proud

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Letter: Marchers, please consider eating and shopping in the CID

Letter: Marchers, please consider eating and shopping in the CID

Guest Contributor January 18, 2017 0

The following is an open letter to the community from CID community member Jamie Lee. Many businesses in the CID are concerned about impacts to businesses this weekend—while I support the ideals behind the

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Letter: Please consider supporting Little Saigon after the Womxn’s March on Seattle

Letter: Please consider supporting Little Saigon after the Womxn’s March on Seattle

Guest Contributor January 18, 2017 0

The following is an open letter from Little Saigon community member Frank Nam. Hey friends who are marching this Saturday in the Womxn’s March on Seattle: That day is the biggest shopping day for

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