goverment

Domestic Violence
2:53 pm
Fri October 24, 2014

Seattle Mayor Ed Murray Reinstates Department Of Domestic Violence

Marcie Sillman talks with Lan Pham, manager of the newly reinstated Seattle Office for Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault Prevention, about how her experiences as a mother and a refugee will inform her tenure.

Elections
2:44 pm
Thu October 16, 2014

Is Class Size That Important In Education?

Credit Flickr Photo/Chris Campbell (CC-BY-NC-ND)

Ross Reynolds talks with Diane Schanzenbach, associate professor of human development and social policy at Northwestern University, about what research says about the efficacy of class size in education. 

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Affordable Housing
3:10 pm
Thu October 2, 2014

Priced Out Of Living In Seattle? Zoning May Be Part Of It

One of the many cranes at work in Seattle.
Flickr Photo/clappstar (CC-BY-NC-ND)

Ross Reynolds talks with Alan Durning, executive director of the Sightline Institute, about how zoning policies affect affordable housing in Seattle.

Police Reform
1:52 pm
Mon August 25, 2014

ACLU President On Ferguson: 'The Beginning Of Change Is Awareness'

A Seattle march in support of Michael Brown and the protesters in Ferguson, MO.
Flickr Photo/Joe Wolf (CC-BY-NC-ND)

Marcie Sillman talks with ACLU president Susan Herman about the recent events in Ferguson, Missouri, following an officer shooting of an unarmed teenager.

Mental Health
9:21 am
Mon August 25, 2014

Washington Seeks Emergency Stay On Psychiatric Boarding Ruling

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Originally published on Mon August 25, 2014 8:01 am

The Washington Supreme Court recently ruled it’s illegal for the state to “board” mental health patients in emergency rooms and regular hospital beds.

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