The conventional wisdom has held that the presence of big ships has not been a big problem for endangered orcas in the Salish Sea. That view may be about to change.
A small group of self-described 'Patriots' descended on the Washington state capitol in Olympia and demanded the removal of the flag of China, displayed to honor the visiting ambassador. Then they claimed victory when it came down as planned.
The plan was for everyone carrying a gun into the chambers of the Washington House gallery on Saturday to get arrested — an antigovernment act of civil disobedience to call attention to the state’s new gun control law. But then reality hit.
Anti-government gun owners are planning to show up at the Washington state Capitol in Olympia this weekend in an open attempt to be arrested for violating newly-installed rules against carrying weapons into legislative chambers.
Gavin Seim, the self-described “liberty speaker” who organized last month’s “We Will Not Comply” rally in Olympia, was arrested earlier this month for disrupting court proceedings.
Gavin Seim believes that it’s self-evident that Washington state’s recently approved gun-control initiative is unconstitutional, so he is organizing a rally at which gun owners will openly break the law. Except that they won't.
Respecting election results is only for Democrats. Ammosexuals are free to ignore any results they don't like.
Evidently Mike Hope "forgot" he was registered to vote in two separate states.
(AP) The Seattle City Council unanimously passed an ordinance Monday that gradually increases the minimum wage in the city to $15, which would make it the highest in the nation. (Photo inset by Stewart Isett)
As many as 108 people are missing, 14 confirmed dead.