News Roundup

Top Stories: A Deal on Short-Term Rentals, Inslee's Address, and ICE Agents at 7-Eleven

Your weekly dose of top political stories.

01/12/2018 By Araz Hachadourian

Immigration

Barring a Good Reason, Attorneys Can No Longer Mention Immigration Status

How the state Supreme Court decided immigration status was "generally inadmissible," and what's next.

11/28/2017 By Hayat Norimine

100 Years of Activism

1935–42: Locals Protest Anti-Interracial Marriage Laws and Japanese Internment

The only known newspaper to have decried internment policies in the area, maybe even the West Coast, was Bainbridge Island Review.

11/21/2017 By Madeline Ostrander and Valerie Schloredt

News Roundup

Top Stories: Mayor’s Budget, GOP Tax Bill, Sanctuary Status

Your weekly dose of top political stories.

11/17/2017 By Araz Hachadourian

Essay

The Great Divide: Growing up in Rural Washington as a Muslim Immigrant

What being an outsider taught me about race, class, and politics today.

08/17/2017 By Hayat Norimine

A Waiting Game

Meet the Immigrant Choosing Prison Over Deportation

Erasto Merino Najera fears returning to Mexico will cost him his life.

06/12/2017 By Hayat Norimine

Intentional Strangers

The Region's Fastest-Growing Immigrant Population Might Not Be Getting the Help It Needs

And you don’t have to be undocumented to feel the fear.

05/15/2017 By Hayat Norimine

Crossroads

75 Years Ago, Only One Paper Opposed Japanese American Internment Camps

The Bainbridge Island Review was the only known paper in the area to decry the policy.

04/02/2017 By Hayat Norimine

Past in Present

We’ve Seen What Happens When an Ethnic Group Is Seized by Executive Order

It was in 1942, when Japanese citizens in the Seattle area were sent to internment camps.

01/19/2017 By Madeline Ostrander

Morning Opinion

Cities' Rights

There's nothing hypocritical about fighting for civil rights.

11/30/2016 By Josh Feit

Quote Unquote

Soeur Suong Is an American

The road from Cambodian refugee to naturalized citizen was anything but smooth, though.

06/21/2016 By Matthew Halverson

Morning Fizz

Sound Transit Three Looks at Nearly $1 Billion for New Parking Stalls

Sound Transit's parking agenda and the city council's legislative agenda.

12/18/2015 By Josh Feit

PubliCalendar

PubliCalendar: Wing Luke Museum Presents Immigration in Context

Today's picks for civic nerds

05/07/2015 By Atoosa Moinzadeh

PubliCalendar

PubliCalendar: Last Call for Transit Advisory Board Applications

Today's picks for civic nerds

04/29/2015 By Atoosa Moinzadeh

PubliCalendar

PubliCalendar: The Affordable Housing Agenda

Today's picks for civic nerds

12/04/2014 By Darren Davis

PubliCalendar

PubliCalendar: Winning Marriage

Today's picks for civic nerds

12/01/2014 By Darren Davis

PubliCalendar

PubliCalendar: The Multicultural Population. And Ronald Reagan Too.

Today's picks for civic nerds

09/02/2014 By Kristen Farnam

Morning Fizz

Morning Fizz: Gingrich to Host Reichert Fundraiser

Caffeinated News & Gossip featuring Newt Gingrich, freak accidents, immigration, and aPodments.

08/18/2014 By Morning Fizz

Morning Fizz

Morning Fizz: A Tax Preference Logic Chain

Caffeinated News & Gossip featuring the Boeing tax break, your city ID card, and a Democratic gambit.

07/15/2014 By Morning Fizz