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Protests against police brutality continue in Seattle

Organizers and leaders of Tuesday's protest share goals and safety information before the march.

By Raymond Smith, Hawkeye Staff

June 4, 2020

Protests against police brutality and systemic racism erupted across the Seattle area over the past weekend. Cities in all 50 states have seen similar protests in response to the death of George Floyd, an African-American man killed by a police officer who knelt on his neck for over 8 minutes. Pr...

Chileans demand justice, transparency

By Casey Carpenter, Hawkeye Staff

November 28, 2019

The Chilean government’s decision to hike public transportation fares triggered massive protests in the capital city of Santiago on Oct. 14. Protests have continued over the past several weeks due to the rising cost of living, income inequality, privatization of previously government-operated businesses ...

#ProtectMueller protest takes to Lynnwood Convention Center

The two newly formed friends continue to laugh and talk to each other as they display their signs for incoming cars.

By Annika Prom, Co-Editor-in-Chief

November 9, 2018

A crowd of protesters converged on the Lynnwood Convention center on Thursday night. These protesters, carrying signs with sayings such as “Honk for Justice” and “Trump is Not Above the Law”, called for President Donald Trump to refrain from intervening in the probe by Special Counsel Robe...

Know your rights

By Sierra Clark, Graphics Editor

May 14, 2018

“Know your rights,” say The Clash in their protest song of the same name, which highlights differences they observed between the rights — the right not to be killed, the right to food money, and the right to free speech — that people seem to have and the rights that are actually enforced. Students, like The Clash, have the r...

“Come To School Late” protest goes bust

By Vince DeMiero

January 5, 2012

About 10-15 MTHS students came to school late to protest administration's recent practice of scanning the ID cards of students who are late to school at the front door. They were planning to cause a jam of student traffic at the door, but when they arrived, not a single student was carded. The protest...

Goncalves at the center of Occupy Seattle

Goncalves at the center of Occupy Seattle

By AnhViet Nguyen

January 5, 2012

A little over a year ago, then-junior, Hunter Goncalves was the girl’s swim captain competing for a state swim title. Now, instead of swimming, the 17-year-old Goncalves is actively involved in the Occupy Seattle protests. She grew up in a politically active family and has participated in prote...

Prop 8 sparks protest on Capitol Hill

By admin

February 4, 2009

In a sea of bright colors and odd shaped picket signs saying “love, not h8”, close to a thousand people crammed together in Volunteer Park on Capitol Hill in Seattle on Nov. 15. The Anti-Proposition 8 Rally, brought together by Seattle Central Community College student Kyler Powell, was a march through...

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