October 17, 2019

Trump administration to expel 60 Russian diplomats and close Seattle consulate

WASHINGTON — The Trump administration expelled 60 Russian diplomats on Monday and ordered Russia’s consulate in Seattle to close, as the United States and European nations sought to jointly punish Moscow for its alleged role in poisoning an ex-spy in Britain. Senior Trump administration officials said all 60 Russians were spies working in the U.S. […]

100 Syrian Refugees Rush into Country After Seattle Judge Halts Trump Executive Order

One hundred Syrian refugees rushed into the country on Monday, the first full week day after Federal District Judge James Robart issued a temporary restraining order halting key elements of President Donald Trump’s immigration executive order, “Protecting the Nation from Foreign Terrorist Entry into the United States.” A total of 113 refugees from three countries […]

No Whites Allowed: Seattle ‘Yoga Class for People of Color’ Excludes Caucasians

A yoga studio in Seattle is accused of promoting racial discrimination by holding special sessions which explicitly exclude “whites.” Rainier Beach Yoga in Seattle has allowed “five queer people of color” to create a special class entitled “yoga for people of color,” an exclusionary yoga session whose rules expressly forbid “white people” from attending, reports […]

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