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Nika Knight, staff writer
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U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) has arrested and detained a 'Dreamer,' or an undocumented immigrant brought to the U.S. as a young child and given permission to live and work legally in the country, stunning civil rights defenders nationwide and provoking fierce local opposition. #freedaniel Tweets While President Donald Trump has...
Nadia Prupis, staff writer
A federal judge in Seattle has rejected a request from the Trump administration...
Lauren McCauley, staff writer
More than 2,000 Seattle educators donned Black Lives Matter t-shirts "with the intent of showing solidarity, promoting anti-racist practices in our schools, and creating dialogue in our schools and communities." (Photo: Jesse Hagopian/Twitter)
In an unprecedented display of unity in the face of continued institutional...

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Is there anything more enraging than the ugly spectacle of Senate millionaires and lobbyists - a broad coalition "from the rich to the very rich to the super-rich" - ganging up to defeat a minimum wage raise supported by the majority of the American people, aka the people they ostensibly represent? Seattle helped ease the pain a bit with a phased-in deal to raise its minimum wage to $15 an hour over a few years, proving MLK was right again about that arc of the moral universe.