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(Seattle MLK Day Marchers - Photo by Mark Taylor-Canfield) On January 19, marchers took to the streets in Seattle to mark the city's 33rd annual Martin Luther King Jr. birthday celebration. ...
by Mark Taylor Canfield
Comment Count 33 comments on Mon Jan 19, 2015 at 09:51 PM PST with 10 Recommends
Protesters gathered in Seattle last night to demonstrate against the grand jury announcement in Ferguson, Missouri which failed to recommend prosecution of the police officer (Darren Wilson) who ...
by Mark Taylor Canfield
Comment Count 3 comments on Tue Nov 25, 2014 at 05:25 AM PST with 7 Recommends
use excessive force-- and they sued to make this happen. Wow... who could've foresaw this happening in our Nation?
by Superpole
Comment Count 284 comments on Wed Oct 22, 2014 at 01:08 PM PDT with 292 Recommends
Demonstrators in Seattle occupied Westlake Park immediately after the verdict in the George Zimmerman case was announced. This downtown park was the location of the first Occupy Seattle encampment ...
by Mark Taylor Canfield
Comment Count 8 comments on Mon Jul 15, 2013 at 05:00 AM PDT with 8 Recommends
In the wake of Washington State’s historic 2012 elections, most civil libertarians and progressives are pleased with the results, but some cannabis activists are still concerned about the ...
by Mark Taylor Canfield
Comment Count 10 comments on Mon Feb 04, 2013 at 09:15 AM PST with 17 Recommends
Lefty Coaster pays tribute to Ben Mazel in his top recommended post, As Marijuana becomes legal here in Washington I'
by HoundDog
Comment Count 18 comments on Thu Dec 06, 2012 at 07:07 AM PST with 15 Recommends
In a blistering report, a federal civil-rights investigation has found the Seattle Police Department engaged in a "pattern or practice" of violating the constitutional rights of citizens ...
by Shuksan Tahoma
Comment Count 18 comments on Fri Dec 16, 2011 at 08:43 PM PST with 31 Recommends