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Real Change Newspaper
Table of Contents
March 21, 2007, Vol. 14, No. 13
- The Healing. Aradia’s mission of woman-centered health care has passed o a new generation. P.2
- On the Ball. There’s still time for important legislation barring rental discrimination and improving health care. P. 3
- Baker’s Bust-In. Looking for someone else, feds detain immigrant workers at a Bell bakery. P. 4
- Lost in Translation. What rules do Seattle police follow when interacting with those who don’t speak English? P. 5
- Sweet Lessons. UW professor Michael Honey does some digging on MLK’s final campaign Tennessee. P. 6
Table of Contents:
72 Hours. Held 3 days for a crime he claims he didn’t commit, a man seeks answers by Rosette Royale, Pages 1, 12
- Picture: Seattle police picked up but never charged Michael Brooks, 62, who spent three days in the King County Jail on the basis, he says, of his race.
- Photo by Justin Mills.
The Price of Living Large. Forest defenders say local “green” builder destroys northern habitat by Cydney Gillis, Pages 1, 10
A Legacy of Healing. For 34 years, Aradia Women’s Health Center honored and respected women by Marcy Bloom, Page 2
Change Agent: Sheila Sebron by Cydney Gillis, Page 3
Remains of the Day. Family leave, housing funds still in play in legislative session by Cydney Gillis, Pages 3, 10
Just Heard…Page 3
- Impeachable by Cydney Gillis
- Electable by Cydney Gillis
- Miami Prize by ronni tartlet
Lost One, Got Four. Immigration agents arrest workers at renowned Belltown bakery by Rosette Royale, Page 4
Short Takes, Page 4
- Baristas unite!
- Working Overtime, pt.1
- No Surge
- Care to Africa
- Picture: Working Overtime, pt. 2. Around 1,000 activists – and four jailbird effigies – marched on the Federal Building in downtown Seattle to mark the fouth anniversary of the invasion of Iraq.
- Photo by Mark Sullo.
Loose in Translation. SPD guidelines on conversing non-English speakers falls short, experts say by Paul Rice, Page 5
A Dangerous Road. Historian Michael K. Honey on Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. and the 1968 Memphis Sanitation Workers Strike by Robin Lindley, Pages 6, 7
French History, as Fantasy. Book Review: Ysabel by Guy Gavriel Kay. Review by Sally James, Page 8
It Goeth, Before the Fall. Pride. Directed by Sunu Gonera. Film Review by Lester Gray, Page 8
- Picture: Bink (Tom Arnold) confronts Jim Ellis (Terrence Howard) and Elston (Bernie Mac)
Adventures in Irony. Can You Say “Conservapedia”? with © Dr. Wes Browning, Page 9
Poem: Memorial by Jeremy O. Simer, Page 9
Street Watch. Compiled by Emma Quinn, Page 9
Letters to the Editor: Skip Kotkins | Seattle, Page 10
Calendar, Page 11
- Picture: Rebecca Walker, outspoken third-wave feminist, published author, not to mention daughter of The Color Purple author Alice Walker, had a baby. Now she has written a book about it, title Baby Love: Choosing Motherhood After A Lifetime of Ambivalence. Considering the struggles she went through with child in utero, including being shunned and ultimately written out of her mother’s will for choosing to have a baby, Walker may have a few enlightening sentiments to share on motherhood. Thurs., March 22, 7 p.m. Douglass-Truth Branch, Seattle Public Library. 2300 E Yesler Way.
Director’s Corner by Timothy Harris, Page 11
First things First. Ending Homelessness Takes Real Money, Page 11
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