5 things to do in Seattle this weekend

Summer at SAM Dog Night You don't need a reason to take the pooch to the Olympic Sculpture Park since it's always dog-friendly. But it is First…

5 things to do in Seattle this weekend

The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time It’s hard to describe the set design of this production but I’ll try: it’s like being…

Calls for mayor to step down; Murray: ‘I am not going to resign’

Despite calls to resign, including from his former legal counsel and sitting councilmember Lorena González, Mayor Ed Murray vowed Monday afternoon to finish out his term…

They can pass a budget, but do WA lawmakers know their Beyonce?

It has been one hell of a month, hasn’t it? Washington narrowly avoided a state shut down, and it’s not only the legislators who are…

5 things to do in Seattle this weekend

(Im)pulse June 12 marked the one year anniversary of the horrific Pulse Nightclub shooting in Orlando, and this show is Donald Byrd's reaction. While it…

And the award(s) go to … Crosscut!

It has been a busy few days for Crosscut and friends, as we collected awards for stories on issues ranging from starving orcas to real…

5 things to do in Seattle this weekend

Upstream Music Fest + Summit 2017 One-part music festival, one-part music conference, I’d say this event is worth a “two things.” In addition to the…

5 things to do in Seattle this weekend

Punk Rock Flea Market Not that we need to prove it, but instead, prove that Seattle is still SO punk rock. Head to Seattle Center…

Best of 2016: Seattle’s all-female football team — This isn’t the lingerie league

On Aug. 22, 2013, Toakase Tukutau was about to hit the rugby field at Kansas State University in Manhattan, Kansas, where she was awaiting acceptance.…

Everything sucks, Seattle 2016 edition

Donald Trump. Brexit. Syria. For many of us, this was the worst year ever. There were terror attacks, countless tragedies, police shootings and natural disasters.…

Council overrides grassroots Dems with Jayapal’s successor

Rebecca Saldaña had been sworn in to represent South Seattle in the Washington State Legislature for only a matter of minutes, but she was already thinking…

6 things do in Seattle this weekend (Plus, our picks for Lit Crawl!)

Lit Crawl Seattle Booze, books, authors, readings, Crosscut, more booze — all of your favorite things! I've gone all three years I've lived in Seattle…

Slam poet Nikkita Oliver on fighting racism with art

Nikkita Oliver was spending the summer in New York City when George Zimmerman, who shot and killed 17-year-old Trayvon Martin, was acquitted. She says that she…

Millennials rule (Crosscut’s Young Professionals Board)

Over the past nine months, our team has had the pleasure of working with Crosscut members Vera Hoang and Alyssa Patrick to explore ways for…

How Brady Walkinshaw could pull a surprise win for Congress

This is the second profile on the 7th Congressional District race. Read about Pramila Jayapal here. Brady Walkinshaw’s campaign office feels a bit like an…
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