Opinion

Whats wrong with happily ever after? | Windows and Mirrors

The world is filled with the negative; romance novels can be a way from taking a break from it all.

 

Letters to the Editor, Feb. 8, 2019

Inequality; housing

  • Feb 8, 2019

 

Terra Rea, PsyD, Psychologist. Photos of providers at the International Community Health Services clinic in Bellevue, WA on March 13, 2018. (Photo by Karen Ducey Photography)

OPINION: Legislature must invest in preventative behavioral health

A guest opinion by a licensed clinical psychologist in Bellevue.

  • Feb 7, 2019

 

Why public libraries matter more than ever in the information age | Book Nook

Public libraries are places that are free and welcoming to people of all backgrounds.

From left, KUOW’s “All Things Considered” host Kim Malcolm interviews New York Times journalist Jonathan Weisman about the rise of bigotry in the United States. Samantha Pak/staff photo

Combating bigotry | Windows and Mirrors

Author and journalist Jonathan Weisman visited the Stroum Jewish Community Center to as part of the center’s “Words to the Wise” series.

From left, KUOW’s “All Things Considered” host Kim Malcolm interviews New York Times journalist Jonathan Weisman about the rise of bigotry in the United States. Samantha Pak/staff photo

Letters to the Editor, Jan. 25, 2019

Flyers; Trump

  • Jan 28, 2019

Paying twice for their mistakes | Windows and Mirrors

Southeast Asians are at greater risk of being deported to countries many haven’t been to since they were young or have never been to.

Letters to the Editor, Jan. 4, 2019

Homelessness; Trump

  • Jan 5, 2019
Tulin Yildiz speaks on the origin and significance of ashure in Turkish culture at Turkcha’s event at the Peter Kirk Community Center in Kirkland. Photo courtesy of Dilek Anderson

The sweetness of coming together | Windows and Mirrors

For immigrant women on the Eastside, Turkcha is here to help.

Tulin Yildiz speaks on the origin and significance of ashure in Turkish culture at Turkcha’s event at the Peter Kirk Community Center in Kirkland. Photo courtesy of Dilek Anderson

Letters to the Editor, Nov. 23, 2018

Discrimination

  • Nov 23, 2018
Skyline High School students and community protest perpetuation of rape culture following ISD lawsuit. Some signs read, “Private Property” with an image of a uterus. Another read, “Blame rapists, NOT victims.” another read, “No More Silence.” Madison Miller/staff photo.

Boys cannot just be boys | Windows and Mirrors

What happens when bad behavior does not come with consequences?

Skyline High School students and community protest perpetuation of rape culture following ISD lawsuit. Some signs read, “Private Property” with an image of a uterus. Another read, “Blame rapists, NOT victims.” another read, “No More Silence.” Madison Miller/staff photo.

OPINION: KCLS supports citizen engagement year-round

Column by Lisa Rosenblum, the director of the King County Library System.

  • Nov 12, 2018

Letters to the Editor, Nov. 9, 2018

Partisan violence; seniors vote

  • Nov 9, 2018

Letters to the Editor, Nov. 2, 2018

Hungry students; political letters

  • Nov 2, 2018
Marknisha Hervol, an eighth grader at Environmental & Adventure School in Kirkland, gets her book signed by Fredi Lajvardi during his appearance at the Peter Kirk Community Center. Samantha Pak/staff photo

OPINION: What happens when we believe | Windows and Mirrors

How an unlikely group of teenagers achieved success through the support of their community.

Marknisha Hervol, an eighth grader at Environmental & Adventure School in Kirkland, gets her book signed by Fredi Lajvardi during his appearance at the Peter Kirk Community Center. Samantha Pak/staff photo

OPINION: I-1631 is counterintuitive

Victor H. Bishop, P.E. is the chair of the Eastside Transportation Association.

  • Nov 1, 2018

Letters to the Editor, Oct. 26, 2018

Election; PSE trees

  • Oct 26, 2018

OPINION: Uphold our community values and support I-1631

Guest opinion written by Bellevue resident

  • Oct 26, 2018

Letters to the Editor, Oct. 19, 2018

Rep. Smith; Crazy Rich Asians; Bellevue council

  • Oct 19, 2018

When we ban books | Windows and Mirrors

What message does it send when certain stories are censored?