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Watch Samantha Bee destroy Seattle’s sports misogynists

Forget the SuperSonics, say hello to the new Seattle Seawards. Samantha Bee saluted the women of the Seattle City Council last night on her show…

9 things to do in Seattle this weekend: Mom Edition

Things to do with mom It's Mother's Day on Sunday, so don't forget to call your mom! If you'd like to take it one step…

Washington among top 10 states for refugees

Seattle received a global visitor on Wednesday, here to talk about a hot topic in the United States and abroad: The world refugee crisis. Kelly…

Seattle’s all-female football team: This isn’t the lingerie league

In a time when headlines shout about the damage football does to players' brains and bodies, the women of the Seattle Majestics say the game has the…

Rose Cano uses theater to bridge Seattle’s cultural divides

This is the first in a series of profiles of artists who will be performing at the sold out Crosscut Arts Salon: The color of…

4 free things to do in Seattle this weekend (and 1 that’s expensive)

KEXP New Home Grand Opening * KEXP is throwing an all-day, all-ages, FREE party to fete its new digs at Seattle Center and not only…

7 things to do in Seattle this weekend

Puzzle Break: Escape the Midnight Carnival I decided to try something I've never done before: lock myself in a room with strangers, and then work…

Bringing women back to computer science: UW in national spotlight over efforts

Women’s role in the computer revolution is often glazed over. There’s Ada Lovelace, the mathematician sometimes called the “world’s first computer programmer”, who sketched out…

The last time women ran Seattle

It was the late 1980s when former Seattle Mayor Norm Rice says he witnessed a caucus in the men’s bathroom at the old City Hall.…

Trish Dziko is fighting inequality in tech, one student at a time

Throughout the month, Crosscut will be showcasing the perspectives and experiences of women within the region’s innovation economy, as well as analysis of the persistent gender gaps within the tech industry. To…

A guide to engaging Seattle’s vibrant ethnic media

How does one reach the Rising American Electorate? How does she message diverse communities? How can the messages be relevant and culturally competent? For many,…

Smartypants guide to Civic Cocktail: Nancy Pearl and the women of the Seattle Council

What books are a must-read in 2016? How will Seattle change with a new majority of women on the city council? Book nerds and political…

Is Seattle Humane “fat shaming its cats?

Every January, it’s common to see “A new year, a new you!” advertisements and gym promotions plastered everywhere. But we were taken aback when a…

Celebrate MLK Day, Art of Alzheimer’s and Nordic film: your weekend list

MLK Jr. Day Open House * There are a whole host of events in Seattle to celebrate Martin Luther King Day, but this one at…

Is there still room for artists in Seattle?