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Does Anyone Love Seafair?

One Seattle native’s quest to love her city’s summer festival again.

  • By Kathryn Robinson
  • Published 07/01/2015
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Facebook and the End of Self Reinvention

What will come of the generation that will never lose touch with each other?

  • By Kathryn Robinson
  • Published 06/08/2015
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Crows Attack in Seattle

It’s spring. It’s fledgling season. Beware your neighborhood murder of crows.

  • By Kathryn Robinson
  • Published 04/28/2015
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Processing White Privilege in Seattle

Turns out I have the tools I need to process my white privilege. I just didn’t expect them to look like this.

  • By Kathryn Robinson
  • Published 02/09/2015
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Take Christ Out of Christmas

Can we please stop pretending Christmas is a religious holiday?

  • By Kathryn Robinson
  • Published 12/01/2014
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In Search of the Anti–Background Check Argument That Makes Sense

  • By Kathryn Robinson
  • Published 11/03/2014
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Seattle's Small Time Criminals

What petty crime has taught me about community.

  • By Kathryn Robinson
  • Published 10/01/2014
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Will Universal Preschool Cure the Common Core?

This fall brings the infamous Common Core to Seattle classrooms—and a possible corrective to the ballot box.

  • By Kathryn Robinson
  • Published 09/01/2014
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Climate Change in Seattle: To My Future Grandchild

By 2050, what kind of Seattle will we have left you?

  • By Kathryn Robinson
  • Published 07/01/2014
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Sex and the Millennial Girl

Hookup culture: liberating freedoms or friends with lopsided benefits?

  • By Kathryn Robinson
  • Published 05/01/2014
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Hive Minded

What backyard beekeeping really does for people.

  • By Kathryn Robinson
  • Published 04/01/2014
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Gray Like Me

Apparently, it’s a big damn deal to let your hair go gray. Who knew.

  • By Kathryn Robinson
  • Published 01/02/2014
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'Tis the Season to Trim the Christmas Card List

If only there was a simple calculus for pruning it!

  • By Kathryn Robinson
  • Published 12/01/2013
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Giving to Panhandlers

Are you helping who you think you’re helping?

  • By Kathryn Robinson
  • Published 11/01/2013
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The Autism Schism

Is autism a disorder to be cured or a condition to be understood?

  • By Kathryn Robinson
  • Published 10/01/2013
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May I Help You?

Among the gifts Seattle has given the world: A few unique selling strategies.

  • By Kathryn Robinson
  • Published 09/03/2013
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Etiquette Schmetiquette

How to succeed in business by minding your manners.

  • By Kathryn Robinson
  • Published 08/01/2013
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How to Cross the Street

It’s not quite as pedestrian as you think.

  • By Kathryn Robinson
  • Published 07/01/2013
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Why Moms Dread Summer

Summer isn’t a day at the beach. It’s the gaping hole in the feminist project.

  • By Kathryn Robinson
  • Published 05/22/2013
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Brain Changers

Does neuroplasticity make it easier for therapists to earn their money?

  • By Kathryn Robinson
  • Published 04/17/2013
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