Opinion

In lieu of a perfect world | Windows and Mirrors

Violence in the world will happen but we shouldn’t just resign ourselves to it.

OPINION What’s your American Dream?

By James Whitfield Special to the Reporter ^ I have a friend in his late-20s who is very concerned that he hasn’t quite graduated into… Continue reading

  • Mar 15, 2019
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                                Two indigenous performers embrace during a break in their dancing in Plaza Coyoacán in Mexico City.

Lessons from our neighbors | Windows and Mirrors

Traveling abroad is an easy reminder to check your ethnocentrism.

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                                Two indigenous performers embrace during a break in their dancing in Plaza Coyoacán in Mexico City.

OPINION: State action essential for clean energy future

Guest opinion by local leaders.

  • Mar 10, 2019
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                                Maryam Griffin (left) of the University of Washington Bothell interviews art curator Alma Salem during her visit to the school on Feb. 7.

The soul of history | Windows and Mirrors

Syrian arts curator and cultural advisor shares how art can tell the story of history.

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                                Maryam Griffin (left) of the University of Washington Bothell interviews art curator Alma Salem during her visit to the school on Feb. 7.

A taste of my own medicine

Gratitude mindfulness helps see sun on horizon.

  • Feb 27, 2019

Invest in our rural communities through recreation

A guest opinion by the state commissioner for public lands.

  • Feb 13, 2019

Why public libraries matter more than ever in the information age | Book Nook

Public libraries are places that are free and welcoming to people of all backgrounds.

From left, KUOW’s “All Things Considered” host Kim Malcolm interviews New York Times journalist Jonathan Weisman about the rise of bigotry in the United States. Samantha Pak/staff photo

Combating bigotry | Windows and Mirrors

Author and journalist Jonathan Weisman visited the Stroum Jewish Community Center to as part of the center’s “Words to the Wise” series.

From left, KUOW’s “All Things Considered” host Kim Malcolm interviews New York Times journalist Jonathan Weisman about the rise of bigotry in the United States. Samantha Pak/staff photo

Letters to the Editor, Jan. 25, 2019

Union perspective; billing timeliness

  • Jan 28, 2019

Paying twice for their mistakes | Windows and Mirrors

Southeast Asians are at greater risk of being deported to countries many haven’t been to since they were young or have never been to.

New Year resolution: Love yourself

Love yourself in 2019 and watch the positive changes.

  • Jan 4, 2019

Letters to the Editor, Dec. 21, 2018

Finnegan remembered

  • Dec 21, 2018

Going beyond the job and caring

Veronica works at Gold’s Gym — she cares about the people she serves.

  • Dec 21, 2018

Coffee with the editor at Issaquah Coffee Co

11 a.m. to noon on Thursday, Nov. 29.

  • Nov 12, 2018

OPINION: Take the time to thank a veteran

William Shaw is a fourth-generation Eastsider and is a general manager at Sound Publishing.

  • Nov 9, 2018

Letters to the Editor, Nov. 2, 2018

District 8; politics of violence

  • Nov 2, 2018
Marknisha Hervol, an eighth grader at Environmental & Adventure School in Kirkland, gets her book signed by Fredi Lajvardi during his appearance at the Peter Kirk Community Center. Samantha Pak/staff photo

OPINION: What happens when we believe | Windows and Mirrors

How an unlikely group of teenagers achieved success through the support of their community.

Marknisha Hervol, an eighth grader at Environmental & Adventure School in Kirkland, gets her book signed by Fredi Lajvardi during his appearance at the Peter Kirk Community Center. Samantha Pak/staff photo

Letters to the Editor, Oct. 26, 2018

District 8; Initiative 1631

  • Oct 26, 2018

Letters to the Editor, Oct. 19, 2018

District 8; guns initiative

  • Oct 19, 2018