Estanislao Mendoza Chocolate at Immanuel Lutheran Church in Seattle with a portrait of his missing son, Miguel Ángel Mendoza Zacarías. (Photo by Janelle Retka)

Parents of missing Mexican students find support in Seattle, Yakima

Parents of two of the 43 missing students from a teachers college in Ayotzinapa in Mexico shared their anguish as they made stops in Seattle


Categories: Featured, Politics

Emma Lee Toyoda performs at the EMP. (Photo by Alia Marsha)

Seattle’s Smartest Global Women: Emma Lee Toyoda

Tired of waiting for role model in indie folk, a young Japanese American musician claims her stage.


Categories: Arts & Culture, Globalist Youth, Music

Darius Presley participates in the Youth Speaks Seattle Grand Slam Competition in April. (Photo by Travis Thompson.)

Voicing truths through poetry at Youth Speaks Seattle

The points are not the point at the Youth Speaks Seattle Grand Slam competition. The point is the poetry. And community.


Categories: Arts & Culture, Columnists, Featured

(Photo from "Desert Dancer" Facebook)

‘Desert Dancer’ film’s Western bias denies audiences a more accurate view of Iran

Do “Desert Dancer” producers equate “positive” with depicting Iranians as Westerners?


Categories: Arts & Culture, Perspectives, Politics

Sahra Farah, Director of Somali Community Services of Seattle. (Photo by Jama Abdirahman)

Seattle’s Smartest Global Women: Sahra Farah

A Somali American pioneer challenges her community


Categories: Featured, Globalist Youth, Immigration, Service

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