Daily Archives: November 21, 2016

0

Moving Forward: Called to Action in Trump’s America

Are we ready to talk yet? (Illustration by Martin Musialczyk) By Coral Nafziger “Prior to Trump being elected, this country was already showing signs of dysfunction, and it’s just come to a head now,” says Dr. Ernest Johnson, who teaches in SCC’s equity and social justice department. For many at SCC, Trump’s election following a…

Blindsided and Angry : SCC Reflects on the Election

By Coral Nafziger The day after the election, the SCC community was invited to join “a collective conversation about the election results.” This was hosted by the Student Leadership Center and organized by Rezina Habtemariam, SCC’s director of student life, and Ángel González, the assistant director of student leadership. Habtemariam says that she planned to…

0

An Overview of the Jakarta Riot

People from various Indonesian Islamic organizations came to Jakarta to protest Ahok’s controversial statement. (courtesy of orbitindo.com) By Adelia Sindunata and Madeline Kimberly Indonesia is known to be a free country. Indonesians possess a very diverse range of ethnicities and religions. Indonesia is also famous for government corruption. People don’t trust the country nor the…

Light Rail, Minimum Wage, and Gun Control : Local Election Results

By Emily Boyer Everyone knows the results of the federal elections — Donald Trump became president-elect, and Republicans held onto their majority in both houses of Congress. Our country is about to change forever. But real change begins with local elections. Here are the results of ours: State Measures Initiative 1433 This measure would increase…

No Way! No *@&!ing Way! Please No! Oh No! OK, Let’s Do This. : SCC Community Experiences the Five Stages of Grief After the Election of Donald Trump

By Coral Nafziger Observing the SCC community react to the election, I see people grappling with several different strong emotions. Eberth Arias, SCC’s student government sustainability officer, says he sees this, too. In particular, he sees that people are angry. Arias says he came in to SCC the morning after the election despite his schedule…

0

Women’s Health vs. The Trump Effect

At a Feminists United meeting, Greta Moss discusses the future of health care and how it impacts her personally under President Trump. Photo by Martin Musialczyk By Allegra Simpkins The recent election has caused an uproar regarding women’s reproductive rights and other health issues, especially in majority blue states like Washington. Trump has retracted some…

Email tips to [email protected]
PUB RM 9101 - 16101 Greenwood Avenue North - Seattle, WA 98133
(C) 2019 The Ebbtide