Seattle Police Killed A Pregnant Mother Of Four Who Had Called 911
by Clutch 6 months ago
Charleena Lyles, 30yo woman who was fatally shot by SPD today. Photo shared with permission from family pic.twitter.com/zHr3DV8mqM — Steven Hsieh (@stevenjhsieh) June 18, 2017 On Sunday morning, Seattle police officers shot and killed Charleena Lyles, a 30-year-old mother of four, at her apartment in...
Seattle High School Asks Black Students to Sign Pledge to “Do Better”
by Clutch 1 year ago
There are numerous examples of when “keeping it real” goes wrong and one of the latest is a pledge created by staff at a Seattle high school that has pissed off students and parents alike. Called the “Keepin’ it 100” covenant, the agreement essentially asked African-American students...
Seattle Announces $15 Minimum Wage, Highest In Nation
by Clutch 4 years ago
The mayor of Seattle announced Thursday that he’d developed a plan for a $15 minimum wage that had wide backing from the city’s lawmakers, labor leaders and business community. The proposal unveiled by Mayor Ed Murray would gradually raise the city’s minimum wage from $9.32...