The proposal will be voted on next month and could have broader implications to ensure the city partners with socially responsible businesses.
US Army Corps of Engineers denies permit for proposed Cherry Point terminal, which would have been the largest in North America.
From First Nations activism to innovative city initiatives, the West Coast is leading the fight against global warming even as many countries lag behind.
Activists who blockaded oil train in September 2014 will not face financial restitution claims or jail time.
Climate responsibility will fall to individuals, businesses, and local governments. Through this hard work—not what happened in negotiating rooms in Peru or Paris—we will stop climate change.
Reversing the trauma of assimilation isn’t easy, but tribes believe that bringing ancestral values directly to the youth is the answer.
Mass die-offs in the Pacific are sending the emaciated bodies of seabirds, seals, and sea lions ashore from California to Alaska.
King County has committed to removing racial disparities from the juvenile justice system.
“Seattle leads the nation, first on $15 an hour and now on campaign-finance reform.”
The goal is to establish an even playing field among candidates, mitigate the impact of big donors, and magnify the importance of average citizens.