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Photos: Amid fears of nuclear war, a community still gathers for peace

Photos: Amid fears of nuclear war, a community still gathers for peace

Taylor McAvoy August 22, 2017 0

More than a thousand people of diverse backgrounds stood in solemnity on Green lake’s northwestern shore on August 6, lanterns lighting each face in an orange glow. The Toro Nagashi is a lantern floating

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Rep. Sharon Tomiko Santos, IDEC will host community update on the Donnie Chin murder investigation on August 23

Rep. Sharon Tomiko Santos, IDEC will host community update on the Donnie Chin murder investigation on August 23

The International Examiner August 21, 2017 0

Rep. Sharon Tomiko Santos (D-Seattle) and International District Emergency Center (IDEC) will be hosting a community meeting on Wednesday, August 23 from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. at Nagomi Tea House (519 6th Ave

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Breaking Silences: Dr. Pata Suyemoto, mental health activist, takes the high road

Breaking Silences: Dr. Pata Suyemoto, mental health activist, takes the high road

Brenda Kay Neth August 21, 2017 0

Dr. Pata Suyemoto is no newcomer to mental health issues. As a Japanese-American teenager, she faced stigma after attempting to take her own life. At 16, her parents were willing to get her medical

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Moving toward a safer CID: Survey results show improved safety, continued systemic barriers

Moving toward a safer CID: Survey results show improved safety, continued systemic barriers

Lyra Fontaine August 18, 2017 0

Public safety in the Chinatown-International District (CID) has dominated community conversations in the past two years since International District Emergency Center founder and community leader Donnie Chin was murdered in July 2015. Recent findings from

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Sharon Maeda comes out of retirement to lead Rainier Valley Radio as station manager

Sharon Maeda comes out of retirement to lead Rainier Valley Radio as station manager

The International Examiner August 17, 2017 0

Community leader and activist Sharon Maeda has recently come out of retirement to join Rainier Valley Radio/KVRU as its first station manager

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Sam Wan announces retirement as CEO of Kin On

Sam Wan announces retirement as CEO of Kin On

Ron Chew August 16, 2017 0

After nearly 28 years at the helm of Kin On—helping build the first Chinese nursing home in the Pacific Northwest and establishing other senior care services—Sam Wan will step down as the agency’s CEO

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Reaction to Resolution 31754 shows strength, solidarity of API Community

Reaction to Resolution 31754 shows strength, solidarity of API Community

Chris Juergens August 16, 2017 0

On August 7 at 2:00 p.m., around 25 API community members gathered at a Seattle City Council meeting on short notice to show solidarity with Seattle’s Filipino American community. Their message to the Council

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Trump’s Immigration Plan Would Have Kept Out My Father

Trump’s Immigration Plan Would Have Kept Out My Father

New America Media August 14, 2017 0

My father came to America from China in 1912, the 30th year of the Chinese Exclusion Act, and somehow he was able to get in legally even though he, uh, didn’t tell the whole

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Election results for August primary: Mayor, City Council, School Board, Port

Election results for August primary: Mayor, City Council, School Board, Port

The International Examiner August 14, 2017 0

This November, for the first time in 91 years, Seattle will elect a woman for mayor. The King County primary elections on August 1 narrowed the candidates for mayor down to Jenny Durkan, (leading

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‘We Should Not Be Fooled’—API Leaders Condemn New Immigration Bill

‘We Should Not Be Fooled’—API Leaders Condemn New Immigration Bill

New America Media August 11, 2017 0

By Elena Shore New America Media SAN FRANCISCO—Asian American leaders in San Francisco condemned a Republican bill to reduce legal immigration, saying it would “decimate” Asian American communities. The Trump administration announced its support

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