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Meet Charleena Lyles, Another African-American Killed by Police

Meet Charleena Lyles, Another African-American Killed by Police

by Shantell E. Jamison   Jun 22, 2017

On Sunday, Charleena Lyles, an African-American woman, was shot and killed by Seattle police. The 30-year-old became the 451st person to die at the... Read More


Entire Seattle HS Football Team Follows Kaepernick Protest

by #teamEBONY   Sep 19, 2016

Seattle’s Garfield High School Bulldogs won’t stand for injustice any longer. Instead, they’ll take a knee. The football team, in one of the more... Read More

Seattle Swaps Columbus Day For 'Indigenous Peoples' Day'

Seattle Renames Columbus Day Indigenous Peoples’ Day

by #teamEBONY   Oct 13, 2014

This year's Columbus Day holiday will have a slightly different, more Native flavor in the city of Seattle. Thanks to a unanimous vote this... Read More

Coping with a $15 minimum wage in Seattle

Reaction to Seattle’s $15 Minimum Wage

by #teamEBONY   Jun 04, 2014

Seattle residents react to the $15 an hour minimum wage. Seattle business owners woke up Tuesday to a city set to have the highest... Read More

George Hickman

Tuskegee Airman Dies at 88

by #teamEBONY   Aug 21, 2012

George Hickman, one of the original Tuskegee airmen, has died at age 88. His wife, Doris, confirmed Monday that he died early Sunday morning... Read More