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Comcast addresses the digital divide in Washington
Comcast hosted a panel in Pioneer Square’s Axis on October 10 to say that it is addressing the digital divide in Washington through the Internet Essentials program. Panelists included Comcast executives David L. Cohen...
Chinatown-ID Night Market draws record crowds to boost local business
The annual street market is one of the hallmark events in the ID. It started as a way to counter the ID’s negative safety image, but has grown to become a conduit to boost local business and community. The predominantly Asian neighborhood’s Night Market offers an experience that comes from the traditional Taiwanese night markets.
Education Roundtable discusses student discipline within minority communities
On the surface, Washington may seem to be doing better in some statistics including state testing, but there is still an evident racial disparity.
Washington Muslims receive media training against backdrop of rising discrimination
The goal of the workshop is to help participants leave with a product to disseminate—whether it be a press release, letter to the editor, or e-mail introduction to a reporter.
Commentary: In Search of A Halaqa
An effort to learn more about Islam