Sunday, April 5, 2020

Tag: seattle

Seattle Judges Dismiss 15 Years of Marijuana...

Seattle Municipal Court judges have agreed to vacate misdemeanor marijuana convictions and charges for possession prosecuted before weed was legalized in Washington state. City Attorney...

Can Seattle Lead the Way in Creating...

Renters in the United States face a number of barriers to getting the housing they need — from rising rents to credit checks to...

Is There a Debate to be Had...

As of 2015, 42 percent of all American workers earned less than $15 per hour. This number constitutes 2.8 million cashiers, two million retail salespersons,...

Indigenous Peoples’ Day Counters the False Narrative...

Contrary to what most school children are taught, Columbus didn’t discover America, because there were people already living here. While most Americans see Columbus...

10 US Cities Where Gentrification Is Happening...

It has been playing out across the country — urban areas once occupied mostly by African-Americans are being reinvented with overpriced housing and businesses...

Seattle Passes Measure Raising Minimum Wage to...

As President Barack Obama fights Congress to raise the federal minimum wage to $10.10 an hour, Seattle and the state of California are demonstrating...

Juan Orlando Hernandez Wins Honduras Election For...

Honduras the Nationalist Party candidate Juan Orlando Hernandez beat out eight other candidates to become the country's next president, despite his party's previously poor record...

New Law Legalizing Marijuana Possession Takes Effect...

Possession of marijuana has become legal in the state of Washington, a month after voters opted for decriminalization. As of midnight, anyone aged 21 and...

Seattle’s Best Alfresco Dining

With Labor Day comes the end of summer, but there's still a little time to make the most of the warmer temps. The following...

Seattle Seahawks Need A Healthy Sidney Rice...

Sidney Rice has a lot on his shoulders this year with the Seattle Seahawks. The problem is, he had surgery on both shoulders and...

Newark Mayor Cory Booker Gets Scolded by...

Newark Mayor Cory Booker traveled across the entire country to deliver a speech to Democrats in Seattle, where he jokingly told them he had...