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CID business advocates call for temporary halt on large events following Womxn’s March

CID business advocates call for temporary halt on large events following Womxn’s March

Chetanya Robinson March 1, 2017 0

Following the Womxn’s March in January, some business advocates in the Chinatown International District are calling for a temporary halt on large events in the neighborhood because of how the march affected local businesses.

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Navigation Center: Engagement, safety at forefront of concerns surrounding new homeless shelter

Navigation Center: Engagement, safety at forefront of concerns surrounding new homeless shelter

Lyra Fontaine March 1, 2017 0

With the Seattle Navigation Center shelter scheduled to open in Little Saigon this year, city officials hope to transition homeless people off the streets and into permanent housing. However, community members are calling for

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Announcement: New Data Shows the Economic Benefits of Immigrants in Seattle

Announcement: New Data Shows the Economic Benefits of Immigrants in Seattle

The International Examiner February 28, 2017 0

The following announcement is from the Office of Immigrant and Refugee Affairs and Office of Economic Development: City of Seattle and New American Economy release data on the positive impacts of foreign-born residents in Seattle

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Photos: Jayapal holds open house for District Office in downtown Seattle

Photos: Jayapal holds open house for District Office in downtown Seattle

The International Examiner February 25, 2017 0

On Tuesday, January 17, Congresswoman Pramila Jayapal hosted an open house at her new district office in downtown Seattle to assist the people of Washington’s 7th Congressional District. Constituents were able to meet Rep.

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King County funding supports API community programs

King County funding supports API community programs

Kamna Shastri February 22, 2017 0

Correction (2/23/17 at 2:08 p.m.): A previous version of this story incorrectly listed ACLF Northwest and ICHS as organizations who benefited from the Youth Sports Facilities Grants Program. The story has been updated to

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The Philippines hosts 65th Miss Universe Pageant

The Philippines hosts 65th Miss Universe Pageant

Jefferson Mendoza February 15, 2017 0

MANILA, PHILIPPINES—A wave of roaring sounds was heard inside and outside of the Philippines’ SM Mall of Asia Arena throughout the three-hour live telecast of the 65th Miss Universe pageant. And for each roar,

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Sawant rallies in support of LGBTQ rights and NoDAPL movement

Sawant rallies in support of LGBTQ rights and NoDAPL movement

Cliff Cawthon February 15, 2017 0

On Saturday, February 11, several hundred gathered in Cal Anderson Park in Capitol Hill as Seattle City Councilmember Kshama Sawant led a rally with environmental, indigenous, and LGBTQ activists to denounce the Trump administration

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Rebecca Saldaña plans to open doors for immigrants, people of color

Rebecca Saldaña plans to open doors for immigrants, people of color

Chetanya Robinson February 14, 2017 0

One of Washington state’s most racially and ethnically diverse districts has a new representative in Olympia. Rebecca Saldaña was chosen on December 12 to fill the state Senate seat previously held by Pramila Jayapal,

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Announcement: Free Screening of <em>‘When Rabbit Left the Moon,’</em> Followed by Omori Sisters’ Panel at Occidental College

Announcement: Free Screening of ‘When Rabbit Left the Moon,’ Followed by Omori Sisters’ Panel at Occidental College

The International Examiner February 10, 2017 0

The public is invited to the first event in Occidental College’s series, The 75th Anniversary of the Japanese American Incarceration: Never Again, a short film and lecture by Emiko and Chizu Omori. The program

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President signs multiple Executive Orders related to immigration

President signs multiple Executive Orders related to immigration

The International Examiner February 8, 2017 0

Sanctuary cities and US-Mexico border wall topics in other executive orders signed by the president during his first week in office.

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