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Seattle Womxn’s March provides hope for future action

Seattle Womxn’s March provides hope for future action

Nathalie Graham February 7, 2017 0

In the hours before the Womxn’s March was to begin Saturday morning, January 21, it began to look like early attendance estimates had been low. Lines for buses snaked around street corners, Uber and

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More than 130,000 participants join largest march in Seattle’s history

More than 130,000 participants join largest march in Seattle’s history

The International Examiner February 5, 2017 0

Seattle Womxn’s March 2017 from Glenn Nelson and Florangela  Davila on Vimeo. On Jan. 21, 2017, the Seattle community marched in unity with other marchers happening around the country for the Womxn’s March. The event

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CATHAY POST #186: A LEGACY OF CAMARADERIE, COMMUNITY, AND PATRIOTISM

CATHAY POST #186: A LEGACY OF CAMARADERIE, COMMUNITY, AND PATRIOTISM

The International Examiner February 2, 2017 0

VIEW “CATHAY POST #186: A LEGACY OF CAMARADERIE, COMMUNITY, AND PATRIOTISM” At the end of WWII, returning Chinese American veterans formed Cathay Post #186 because discrimination prevented them from joining existing Posts. Cathay Post

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Trump’s Definition of Deportable ‘Broad’ and ‘Vague’

Trump’s Definition of Deportable ‘Broad’ and ‘Vague’

New America Media February 1, 2017 0

Elena Shore New America Media One of President Trump’s executive orders on immigration dramatically expanded priorities that determine who can be deported. Immigrant rights advocates and attorneys say that under the expanded definition, nearly

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How Obamacare Improved the Nation’s Health

How Obamacare Improved the Nation’s Health

New America Media January 28, 2017 0

Yanick Rice Lamb New America Media Ashley Turner has experienced ups and downs with the Affordable Care Act, but says she and other Americans have benefited overall. She doesn’t believe that Republicans should try

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Mexico Hits Trump’s Wall

Mexico Hits Trump’s Wall

New America Media January 27, 2017 0

Louis E. V. Nevaer New America Media When President Trump signed an executive order to build a border wall, he unleashed a political crisis in Mexico. With a stroke of the pen, the NAFTA

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Announcement: Hasegawa bill gives equal voice to underrepresented groups

Announcement: Hasegawa bill gives equal voice to underrepresented groups

The International Examiner January 26, 2017 0

A bill sponsored by Sen. Bob Hasegawa, (D-Seattle), aligns the missions of the state’s three ethnic commissions so they may better represent their constituencies. “This is a simple bill that will ensure all our

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Why Pramila Jayapal boycotted the inauguration to meet with immigrants in her district

Why Pramila Jayapal boycotted the inauguration to meet with immigrants in her district

Chetanya Robinson January 20, 2017 0

Early in January, Pramila Jayapal—Seattle’s newly-elected Congressional representative—decided she wouldn’t attend Donald Trump’s inauguration, and would instead meet with immigrants and immigrant advocates in her district. “I recognize that President-elect Trump will be sworn

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Womxn’s March on Seattle: 50,000 expected to pass through Chinatown International District

Womxn’s March on Seattle: 50,000 expected to pass through Chinatown International District

The International Examiner January 20, 2017 0

On Saturday, January 21, 2017, Seattle will march in solidarity with the national Women’s March on Washington D.C. The Womxn’s March on Seattle invites people of all gender identities, ethnicities, ages, abilities, religions, and

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Undocumented Immigrants: What does it mean for Seattle to be a sanctuary and welcoming city?

Undocumented Immigrants: What does it mean for Seattle to be a sanctuary and welcoming city?

Alia Marsha January 20, 2017 0

Following the election of Donald Trump, Mayor Ed Murray announced that Seattle will continue to be a “sanctuary city.” The term “sanctuary city,” which has no legal definition, usually means that local police will

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