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Sea-Tac Wants All Its Flights to Run On Biofuel. And It Has a Plan to Do It.

Federal climate efforts are in limbo. Meanwhile, in Seattle…

UW Grad Student Faces Torrent of Vile Harassment After Sticking Up for Immigrants

Alan-Michael Weatherford questions whether the university understands the nature of trolling in today’s America.

Washington Secretary of State, Again, Slaps Down Trump’s Voter Fraud Claims

Kim Wyman, a Republican, also rebuked Trump during the election.

Trump Orders Funding Cuts to Sanctuary Cities, Promising a Showdown With Seattle

He also directed Homeland Security to deputize local police to enforce federal immigration laws.

Sawant Blasts Secret Federal Surveillance Cameras on Seattle Utility Poles

The cameras have been used, among other things, to spy on restaurant workers suspected of illicitly dumping grease.

Activists Plan ‘Emergency Mass Action’ In Westlake to Protest Keystone, DAPL

Trump today signed executive orders reversing Obama’s actions on the controversial projects.

Sawant Calls for Removal of Secret FBI Cameras in Seattle

This afternoon Seattle City Councilmember Kshama Sawant is calling for the removal…

Police Reformers Back Frockt Bill to Allow Prosecution of Killer Cops

The bill would create objective standards for whether an officer shooting was reasonable.

GIFs From Westlake Park’s Inauguration Condemnation

Thousands gathered Downtown to show and voice their opposition to the dawn of a Trump presidency.