The controversial hydropower project which led to the murder of land defender Berta Cáceres has been halted as funders are forced to pull out due to years of indigenous-lead organizing. David Wallace-Wells’ recent NY Mag essay on the worst-case scenario of climate change was terrifying. It has journalists asking whether doomsday narratives harm or help the climate […]
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SAN DIEGO, July 16, 2017 – It’s been a long wait filled with more than the usual speculation. “Game of Thrones” fans are shivering with anticipation as winter arrives with the beginning of Season 7. Storylines are heating up as the fight for the Iron Throne looms with the White...
In this short film, watch as three Pacific Islanders travel to visit and build solidarity with indigenous communities fighting tar sands expansion in Canada. A new Arkansas law requires rape survivors to notify their attackers before getting in abortion. Check out Elle’s favorite books of 2017 so far. Nelsan Ellis’ True Blood character opened more space for […]
The Stranger’s CHEAT SHEET for the August 1, 2017 Primary Election by Stranger Election Control Board CHEAT SHEET For the August 1, 2017 Primary Election The Stranger does not make endorsements in uncontested races or in races we forgot. Read our full endorsements for the 2017 primary election BALLOT MEASURES King County Proposition No. Show More Summary
Cheat sheets are great. They are one of those few things that both gurus and new kids on the block find extremely valuable. With a sea of different frameworks, libraries, and languages that could trip [...]
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More than two dozen women in the technology start-up industry spoke to the New York Times about being sexually harassed. After harassment claims, Silicon Valley investor Dave McClure has resigned in a Medium piece titled, “I’m a Creep. Show More Summary
Serena Williams is a goddess. Traffic stops in Georgia are leaving children without their immigrant parents. Why are 13 men in charge of healthcare for all American women? Nearly 850 backlogged rape kits were found infested with mold in Texas. Texas’s anti-immigrant SB 4 would also affect black and trans communities.
Cod, sausages, and egg tarts, served with a glass of Vinho Verde Portugal may have introduced hot chiles to Asia, tea to England, and tempura to Japan, but the country’s food still remains a mystery to most food lovers outside of its borders. Show More Summary
On Monday, the Congressional Budget Office released its analysis of the Senate Republicans’ version of a health care bill, the Better Care Reconciliation Act. The score was not good. The White House, rather than defend the substance of the bill, moved quickly to cast doubt on the CBO’s trustworthiness. Show More Summary
Disability activists staged a die-in in Mitch McConnell’s office in response to efforts to gut Medicaid. How accusing a powerful man of rape – and the police investigation that followed it – drove this victim to suicide. Five mental health podcasts by people of color. Young people in the UK used Tinder to politically engage their […]
Ranch, Craftsman, Cape Cod, Shotgun, Tudor, Victorian, Art Deco, Mediterranean and Contemporary -- they are all featured in part one of the agent's architectural house styles cheat sheet. But there are a number of other designs thatShow More Summary
The NFL season is right around the corner. The schedules are out, and if you’re a total millennial and have a streaming service (and lazy AF), going to numerous different network sites trying to figure out what package you need to watch your team is not happening. Show More Summary
The Senate healthcare and tax cut bill is expected to drop in a few cups of coffee. There are a ton of rumors floating around. Here is a cheat sheet on how to read it. 1) Reconciliation places severe constraints on the bill a) The Parliamentarian is most likely going to be stripping out significant […]
Mahroh was at the D.C. vigil for Nabra Hassanen – check out her livestream on our Facebook page. Charleena Lyles was the second pregnant black woman killed by police this spring. After months of sexual harassment and sexism scandals at Uber, CEO Travis Kalanick has resigned. According to a new analysis, women carry approximately two […]
As both studios look to the future, where does Spider-Man stand... and how will get fit into Marvel AND Sony's long-term plans? Let's break it down.
Picking paint for is no easy feat. First, you have to decide what color family with which you want to grace your walls. "A dark blue? Maybe a bright green? Oh wait, no....blush! Actually, let's go with gray." You can go up, down and side to side on a color wheel, inevitably going cross-eyed with all the options. Show More Summary
If you’re anything like us when it comes to packing, the struggle is real. Bags that don’t shut all the way, items spilling out and wrinkled clothes can really cramp your style during summer camp. Use the tricks below to pack your bag like a pro. Yes, we’re talking wrinkle free and space to spare! Making [...]Show More Summary
Stop wondering why women don’t report rape. “Ivanka Trump claims to be the ultimate destination for Women Who Work, but this clearly doesn’t extend to the women who work for her in factories around the world.” The Trump Education Department is scaling back civil rights investigations. No, single workers aren’t there to pick up the […]