Opinion

You Don’t Owe Them Anything

A corporate bedfellow pushes and pulls. Is it manipulation or investment? Does it matter?

 

Anti-Defamation League Responds: We Do Not Support the Militarization of Police

The exchange program criticized by Jewish Voice for Peace “has led to the arrest of potentially dangerous terrorists and extremists before they could cause harm to U.S. civilians,” says regional director.

  • Dec 11, 2017
  • By SW Staff

 

Nikkita Oliver speaks at a demonstration in front of the current King County Youth Detention Facility in January. Photo by Alex Garland

Can Our Activists Get Some Love?

King County says protests had nothing to do with its new approach to juvenile detention. That’s hard to believe.

 

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Want to Fight Sexual Harassment and Discrimination? Unionize.

In this #MeToo moment, researchers at University of Washington are setting the example.

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Members of Jewish Voice for Peace gather outside the U.S. District Court in Seattle. Courtesy of Jewish Voice for Peace

End the Deadly Exchange Between Seattle Police and the Israeli Military

We must fight the notion that violent policies targeting some communities create “safety” for other communities.

Members of Jewish Voice for Peace gather outside the U.S. District Court in Seattle. Courtesy of Jewish Voice for Peace
Nikkita Oliver and Dae Shik Kim Hawkins Jr.

Making a Choice for Mayor and Living With It

We have all been here before. It seems we haven’t learned our lesson. So, here we are again.

Nikkita Oliver and Dae Shik Kim Hawkins Jr.
Men and women march in the Seattle Womxn’s March on inauguration day. Photo by Erin Hawkins

A Search for Identity in the Land of the Free

A year after the election, a reflection on where we are, who we are, and who we could become.

Men and women march in the Seattle Womxn’s March on inauguration day. Photo by Erin Hawkins
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The Next Chapter for Seattle Weekly

We’ve changed. Here is why, and what you can expect from us.

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