Molly Rusk

Molly Rusk is a recent graduate of the program in Creative Writing at the University of Washington and an online reporting intern at YES! Magazine

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Friday, June 27, 2014
Anti-Homeless Spikes? Heartless. Cementing Over Them? Ingenious.
Early in the morning on June 12, a few members of a group known as the London Black Revolutionaries showed up in front of a Tesco shopping center on Regent Street in London and covered the store's "anti-homeless spikes" with home-made cement. If the issue of spikes outside of Tesco hit a nerve, it...
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Sunday, May 18, 2014
Portland, Oregon Is First U.S. City to Divest Funds from Walmart
On Thursday, May 15, the city of Portland got rid of $9 million, or 25 percent, of its investments in Walmart. This marks the beginning of a divestment program that will purge Portland's investment portfolio of $36 million in Walmart bonds by 2016, according to a press release . The divestment plan...
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Wednesday, March 12, 2014
Seattle Council to Governor: Protect this City (And the Climate) from Oil Trains
Last month a small but vocal group gathered on the steps of Seattle's city hall to demand greater restrictions on the controversial transportation of oil by railway tanker through the Northwest.
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