BREAKING: SeaWorld Announces Ends Captive Breeding of Killer Whales; Current Generation Will Be Last in Their Parks
In a huge victory for animal rights’ activists, SeaWorld has announced an end to their Killer Whale breeding program. The killer whales currently at the SeaWorld parks will be the last.Read more
Rainier Beach High School is located in South Seattle. It’s a school that is predominately students of color and with 95% come from low income families. It once had one of the worst reputations in the state. But after changes in administration and staff, Rainier Beach is now leading the district in graduation rates and ranks in the top 5% of the state in reading and math. And that’s not the only thing they are leading on.Read more
Protesters last week forced racist thug Donald Trump to close down one of his rallies at the University of Illinois in Chicago.Read more
This morning, local blogger Jasmyne Cannick shared some shocking images of racist, homophobic, and anti-semitic vandalism that occurred on the sidewalk in front of Palisades High School.Read more
Clean drinking water is a right. Not a privilege. Unfortunately, a predominantly poor, black community north of Detroit, Michigan lost that right when people in power prioritized short-cuts and special interests over basic survival needs of the people they are supposed to serve.Read more
"I hope that Secretary Clinton would join me if we are serious about climate change, about imposing a tax on carbon on the fossil fuel industry and making massive investments in energy efficiency and sustainable energy. And by the way... I hope you’ll join me in ending fracking in the United States of America."
Over the course of human history, man’s ongoing destruction of the environment has forever altered our natural surroundings.Read more
In a decision made public late Friday, a Thurston County Superior Court judge ruled the Grocery Manufacturer’s Association violated Washington campaign finance disclosure laws by shielding the identities of major corporate donors funding efforts to defeat a food labeling initiative in Washington.
“This landmark case has been a long fight for accountability,” Attorney General Bob Ferguson said. “This ruling sends an unequivocal message: Big money donors cannot evade Washington law and hide from public scrutiny. My office will hold you accountable.”Read more