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Black Arts Legacies
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2015 | April
Poet as Superhero: Maged Zaher
Thriving in the crossfire: Yelp's woman in Seattle
Trai Williams' dream house for youth of color
Synchronized swimming: Why are these sea lions flippering us off?
Guest Opinion: We need to keep standing together for public lands
The Weekend List: "Cat on a Hot Tin Roof" at ACT - and more
Rep. Susan Fagan resigns
How traffic troubles Seattle's psyche
Bill would limit state workers' collective bargaining amounts
Smartypants guide to Civic Cocktail: Tech and SIFF
Legislature back at it, tepidly
Guest Opinion: New Homeless Youth Act signing is next step in journey
Can Sue Rahr reinvent policing?
SDOT reassesses traffic management in wake of "fishgate"
Auditor says he has given Inslee a plan for leave of absence
Seattle quake: Waiting on big one
Don't blame drought for higher water rates in Seattle
The Restless Critic: Kurt Cobain Montage of Heck
Extension sought from court for work on education
Shapeshifter Seattle: You call this eco-friendly?
John Okamoto: Seattle's newest council member.
Can the Legislature get more done in overtime?
Rapper Gifted Gab on music, the Central District and that elusive work-life balance
Viral Video: World's Worst Mom
Video: Who should replace Sally Clark? Watch, then vote!
Council finalist Secrest stumbles on attorney question
Marijuana marriage: 2 pot systems pronounced 1
City Council candidates get their say
Lawmakers strike compromise on oil trains
We can use an old tax trick to improve housing affordability
Guest Opinion: Make use of new option in the opiate drugs battle
An odd rhythm but memorable images in 'The Salt of the Earth'
Legislature faces big divides in special session
Earth Days to come: Will Americans stay so happy about the environment?
The politics of rent control, Seattle-style
The Weekend List: Artist Mary Ann Peters, Cobain documentary at SIFF, Complex Movements at OTB
Danny Westneat: a book club guy
Puget Sound's 5 worst transportation problems
Macklemore and Sounders "BreakUp4Good" at Goodwill
Crosscut's next Community Idea Lab: Transportation
The Seattle Fire Department is understaffed. Why?
Parties trade shots on state budget messages
Bring back the townhouse: Can Millennials and Boomers change the region's housing mix?
National Film Festival for Talented Youth spotlights female directors
Thank you for a record-breaking Spring Member Drive!
Life science research: Is state losing focus?
Resisting Shell: Another WTO for Seattle?
Treasurer wants a state income tax but with benefits
Eight finalists in hunt for Sally Clark's seat
Viral Video: Best TV title sequences
The new Seattle, where everything looks the same
Budget games are taking center stage
Urban edges, and how to define the space beyond
What a way to go. Woodland Park packs off its elephants.
6 surprises from the Troy Kelley indictment
The many faces of Seattle Superhero Celene Queeno Ramadan
Guest Opinion: State Legislature must step up on cancer research
Premera cyberattack: How an ancient state law makes our data vulnerable
Troy Kelley declares innocence, slips away
Steinbrueck wanted to 'make a statement' with withdrawal from council contention
State auditor pleads innocent, takes leave
The Weekend List: Allen Stone croons around town. Swan Lake at PNB. Reptar does the Tractor. Seattle architecture explained.
The boys behind the budget doors
Surprise applicant Howard Wright talks about City Council
Having fun yet? Legislature's endgame is just beginning
Legislators focus on dealing with school funding obligations
Seattle activists raft up to protest Shell oil rigs
Parks' smoking ban: Will homeless be the targets?
Legislature's oil train bills have yet to track together
State school super makes late push for big funding changes
Familiar names apply for Sally Clark's council seat
How much is that songbird at the feeder? Finch financials in Seattle v. Berlin
Video: Voters' tough messages on class sizes for legislators
Why force works better than persuasion when it comes to doing the right thing
Legislature close to allowing more sealing of juvenile records
Seattle's name: Ripe for a change that you can make.
Gas tax hike looks likely to be just under 12 cents
Cook This: A salad for spring in Seattle
How Seattle can deal with the Ellen Pao setback
Will Washington state stop neglecting its own history and heritage?
House votes to relax pot taxes, tighten regulations
Spring member drive: Last chance to donate!
Single-serve coffee capsules go compostable
Reforming Ferguson-style "debtors' prisons" here in Washington State
Why Bellingham looks better than Seattle
Carbon tax: Rising from the ashes in Olympia?
The Weekend List: Questlove, The Rep's latest hit, Ira Glass & his dancing girls & more!
Guest Opinion: Tax reform is the only way to ensure seniors get the care they deserve
The real story behind Ballard's 'anti-development icon'
Senate wants to protect concert tickets from computer 'bots'
LEAD diversion program: New hope for dealing with low-level crime
As Seattle changes, remember ghosts like the old Orpheum Theater
Tunnel Expert Review Panel: Project won't exceed $3.1 billion budget
Journalism in a new era: The broader view Crosscut offers
Pacific trade fight makes for local discomfort
Class size initiative could vex Legislature to the end
A lesson in resilience, from New Orleans to Seattle
Talking neglect with at-risk experts Eric and Casey Trupin
Why I support Crosscut
Try again: Minimum wage enforcement job goes begging
Senate ties cuts to I-1351 costs to budget action
Too soon to pull the plug on state auditor
Under the Heatlamp: Fair ferry fare
Guest Opinion: Why fish hatcheries remain essential
Will Alaska Airlines grow through acquisition or "organically"?
Mariners, 2015. We like this team.
Scenes from a soul-wrangling at the J & M Hotel
Support Crosscut the way Crosscut supports me
Evan Flory-Barnes is Crosscut's first City Superhero
Lawmakers pull all-nighter - and some shenanigans - over budget
Now Showing: Abel Ferrara's "Welcome to New York"
The dark side of Expedia's move to Seattle
Meet the young leaders campaigning for City Council
Former Woodland Park head sees sad future for elephants in OK
Video: Parties divided as state budget negotiations get underway
What to expect from Seattle's universal pre-k program
Saving Maury Island may hold lessons for oil train fight
Inslee wants answers from auditor Kelley
Excerpt: Exploring futuristic wildlife parks in 'Edge of Dark'
The Weekend List: Instagram choreography, Southern grub & a celebration of prohibition
What missing our fundraising target means