Immigration

Photo by Jeremy Dwyer-Lindgren
Photo by Jeremy Dwyer-Lindgren
How Your Elected Officials, and Some Really Smart Lawyers, Are Fighting Trump
How Your Elected Officials, and Some Really Smart Lawyers, Are Fighting Trump
Photo by Alex Garland

Social Media, Social Activism and Trump: A Recipe for Mass Action

The protest at Sea-Tac Saturday could become a common scene in Seattle.

Photo by Alex Garland
Seattle City Council Unanimously Passes ‘Welcoming City’ Resolution

Seattle City Council Unanimously Passes ‘Welcoming City’ Resolution

Seattle welcomes Muslims, immigrants, refugees, and the homeless, according to the resolution.

Seattle City Council Unanimously Passes ‘Welcoming City’ Resolution
Councilmember Lorena Gonzalez will introduce a resolution Monday doubling down on local policy of not honoring “detainer” requests. Courtesy Lorena Gonzalez

How the Trump Administration Plans to Shame Seattle For Its Immigration Policy

An explainer on why King County doesn’t honor ‘detainer’ requests from ICE.

Councilmember Lorena Gonzalez will introduce a resolution Monday doubling down on local policy of not honoring “detainer” requests. Courtesy Lorena Gonzalez
Thousands gathered at Westlake Park in downtown Seattle to protest President Donald Trump’s ban on immigrants and refugees from seven Muslim-majority nations on Sunday, January 29, 2017. Photo by Jeremy Dwyer-Lindgren

“We Will Fight.” Thousands Gather in Westlake to Protest Immigration Ban

The momentum from Saturday night’s standoff at SeaTac Airport carried into orderly protests Sunday night.

Thousands gathered at Westlake Park in downtown Seattle to protest President Donald Trump’s ban on immigrants and refugees from seven Muslim-majority nations on Sunday, January 29, 2017. Photo by Jeremy Dwyer-Lindgren
Blockades, Chaos and Pepper Spray at Mass SeaTac Demonstration Denouncing Trump’s Immigration Ban
Blockades, Chaos and Pepper Spray at Mass SeaTac Demonstration Denouncing Trump’s Immigration Ban
President Donald Trump, center, accompanied by Vice President Mike Pence, right, arrives for a White House senior staff swearing in ceremony in the East Room of the White House, Sunday, Jan. 22, 2017, in Washington. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik)

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.

President Donald Trump, center, accompanied by Vice President Mike Pence, right, arrives for a White House senior staff swearing in ceremony in the East Room of the White House, Sunday, Jan. 22, 2017, in Washington. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik)
Seattle residents gather on December 4 to discuss next steps after Trump. Photo by Emma Cassidy, Survival Media Agency.

Seattleites Form Neighborhood Groups to Resist Trump

Signs of an anti-Trump movement: All of the city’s districts now have Neighborhood Action Councils.

Seattle residents gather on December 4 to discuss next steps after Trump. Photo by Emma Cassidy, Survival Media Agency.
Iftan Hagimohamed poses for a portrait at the New Holly Gathering Hall on November 12, 2016. Photo by Jovelle Tamayo

The Fear and Resolve of Those Most Threatened by a Trump Presidency

Seattle’s Muslims and Mexican immigrants share their hopes and concerns following the election.

Iftan Hagimohamed poses for a portrait at the New Holly Gathering Hall on November 12, 2016. Photo by Jovelle Tamayo
A letter from a student post-Trump.

Teaching Trump: Post-Election Stories From Seattle-Area Schools

“They look at me with teary eyes full of fear and simply ask, ‘How did this happen?’”

A letter from a student post-Trump.
Trump Is Going to Be President. Time to Organize.

Trump Is Going to Be President. Time to Organize.

Banding together on important issues is vital to opposing a destructive agenda. Here are the local groups you can connect with to make it happen.

Trump Is Going to Be President. Time to Organize.
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