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More than 50 years later, MLK’s dream is still a dream

  • Jan 23, 2015 at 11:29AM

Earlier this week, I was standing at the front of the line for the checkout counter at a local bookstore. There was one man standing behind me but a few moments later, an Asian woman stepped in line behind him. The woman began calling to her young daughter — probably in preschool or kindergarten — in what I thought was a Chinese language. The man standing between us “ching-chonged” her, imitating her under his breath.

 

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My hope for the future of the Eastside

  • Jan 23, 2015 at 9:00AM

The Eastside is quite simply the best place in America to live, raise a family, and pursue a career.

Today's cartoon | Jan. 23, 2015

  • Jan 23, 2015 at 6:00AM

The many faces of the Twelves — NFC Championship Edition

Paying for schools not only job of the Legislature | Editorial

  • Jan 23, 2015 at 4:00AM

Education will be one of the key issues this legislative session in Olympia. But it’s being treated as a political ploy by seven Republican legislators who have introduced HB 1001.

My drive-by visit to Bill Gates' house

  • Jan 16, 2015 at 6:00AM

It started when a friend and I took a bus to downtown Seattle, and she showed me an app on her phone called OneBusAway.

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“Do you support President Obama’s plan to increase taxes on the wealthy to help the middle class?”

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