Hair 2015

How a Seattle Stylist Is Disrupting the Overseas Sex Trade

Matthew Fairfax has found his true calling in Cambodia

08/04/2015 By Matthew Halverson

PubliCalendar

PubliCalendar: Feminists Stand Up and Speak Out!

Today's picks for civic nerds

04/02/2015 By Atoosa Moinzadeh

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PubliCalendar: What Would You Like to See From Hugo House?

Today's picks for civic nerds

01/26/2015 By Darren Davis

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PubliCalendar: Who Is the Greenest in Seattle?

Today's picks for civic nerds

01/23/2015 By Darren Davis

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PubliCalendar: Sex Trafficking Solutions and Global Mental Health

Today's picks for civic nerds.

01/29/2014 By Genie Leslie

PubliCalendar

PubliCalendar: Public Input on the Police Chief and Sex Trafficking Solutions

Today's picks for civic nerds.

01/28/2014 By Genie Leslie

This Washington

Sen. Kohl-Welles: "I Think We Came Up With the Best Language We Could" On Backpage Law

State Sen. Jeanne Kohl-Welles says that although a bill to prevent child sex trafficking on web sites like Backpage isn't perfect, it's "the best language we could" have agreed to.

04/04/2012 By Erica C. Barnett

Jolt

Monday Jolt: Basketball and Prostitution

The day's winners and losers.

02/27/2012 By Afternoon Jolt

PubliCola Adds Life

KOMO Cola

KOMO Cola.

08/31/2011 By Erica C. Barnett

On Other Blogs

PI.com: Fake Cop Raped Two Child Prostitutes Hired From Weekly's Escort Site

PI.com: A Seattle man is charged with raping two teenage prostitutes he found through the Seattle Weekly's lucrative escort site, Backpage.com.

08/10/2011 By Erica C. Barnett

Jolt

Afternoon Jolt: Mayor McGinn Vs. the Weekly

The day's winners and losers.

08/09/2011 By Afternoon Jolt

News

The Next Steps in the Fight Against Sex Trafficking

In a PubliCola guest op/ed, city council candidate Maurice Classen details his proposal to crack down on child sex trafficking in Seattle.

07/26/2011 By Erica C. Barnett

On Other Blogs

The Weekly Mess

Another mess at Seattle's troubled alt-weekly.

07/22/2011 By Erica C. Barnett

On Other Blogs

Seattlecrime.com: NOW Joins McGinn's Anti-Trafficking Crusade

SeattleCrime.com: The Hollywood chapter of NOW praises Mayor Mike McGinn's crusade against child sex trafficking through ads on the Seattle Weekly's backpage.com.

07/22/2011 By Erica C. Barnett

Jolt

Afternoon Jolt: McGinn, The Weekly, and Child Prostitution

The day's winners and losers.

07/21/2011 By Afternoon Jolt

Morning Fizz

Speaking of the First Amendment

Thursday Edition: Sally Clark says she didn't make any promises; Mike McGinn says the Seattle Weekly should correct its numbers; the Seattle Ethics and Election Commission says candidates can talk about their opponents in the voters' guide; the Seattle bu

07/07/2011 By Morning Fizz

On Other Blogs

Seattlecrime.com: Weekly Sex Trafficking Story Gets Its Numbers Wrong

SeattleCrime.com: Seattle Weekly's makes the defensive claim that child sex trafficking---the cause of a recent dispute between the Seattle Police and the Weekly's owner, Village Voice Media---isn't really a major problem. But SPD says they have their num

07/05/2011 By Erica C. Barnett

Tonight

PubliCalendar Picks

Listen to award winning jazz and buy some art. And help an urgent cause.

06/10/2011 By Kyle Fuller

On Other Blogs

Vanity Fair: The Sex Trafficking of American Girls

Vanity Fair: A disturbing look at sex trafficking of US girls.

05/30/2011 By Erica C. Barnett