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People’s Assembly

People’s Assembly

May 17, 2017

Politics and social issues have always been breeding grounds for grass-roots community groups. The gr...

Local Activism Sparking Social Change

Local Activism Sparking Social Change

May 17, 2017

Streets have been flooded with protestors throughout the country, and those in Tacoma have not been le...

Foraging, an educational skill set that could one day be taught in public schools

Foraging, an educational skill set that could one day be taught in public schools

May 17, 2017

Our society’s current struggles with obesity, malnutrition and food scarcity may have found a solution in...

Why does accountability matter?

Why does accountability matter?

May 2, 2017

  When it comes to values and morals, integrity and accountability rank the highest in society. ...

Awaiting April the Giraffe’s Arrival

Awaiting April the Giraffe’s Arrival

April 23, 2017

Have you noticed these past few months that your work place productivity is down? Or maybe your personal re...

Resist Hate.

Resist Hate.

March 9, 2017

On Jan. 21, 2017, an estimated 2.6 million people marched, some in outrage, some in protest. Some ma...

Mary Read- Going against the grain

March 8, 2017

  Mary Read spent most of her life disguised as a man. Read’s widowed mother needed money, so...

Michelle Obama Leaves a Legacy of Grace and Service

Michelle Obama Leaves a Legacy of Grace and Service

February 28, 2017

Michelle Obama is a mother, lawyer, and community outreach worker. For eight years she was also our Fi...

Millions of Women March for Rights

Millions of Women March for Rights

February 3, 2017

An estimated 3.2 million protesters total marched for women’s equality on Jan. 21 all across America. Protesters from ever...

The Unknown “Lone Ranger”

The Unknown “Lone Ranger”

February 3, 2017

With the blockbusting release of the film Hidden Figures, audiences are compelled to ask: “what other ...

Obama: Yes, he did.

Obama: Yes, he did.

January 25, 2017

January 20, 2009 was a day some of our founding fathers had envisioned when they set an experiment in governance in ...

Pros and Cons of Clowns

Pros and Cons of Clowns

October 26, 2016

The Fun in Fear It’s October and Halloween is just around the corner, but this year you might not find...

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