Jordan Martinez

Sawant For City Council Kick-Off Party

Sawant For City Council Kick-Off Party

“Who wants to see Kshama arrested?” was the introduction to Kshama Sawant- SCCC economics professor, Socialist activist, and Seattle City Council candidate. The impromptu survey received much applause as the “brassy candidate” took center-stage. The Sawant campaign occupied the Central District bar Neighbor Lady for their kick-off party last week. The tight rally of over […]

Seattle Police Cover New Trespass Ordinance and Homelessness at College Roundtable

Seattle Police Cover New Trespass Ordinance and Homelessness at College Roundtable

The homeless regulars pose a “huge problem in front of my business,” says Tim Beckwith, a Manager of Dick’s, at a campus roundtable discussing the city’s new trespass ordinance. East Precinct brass loaded into the January 15 event at Seattle Central to speak with local business owners on the ordinance, and how to deal with […]

Community Group Discusses Change in the Central District

Community Group Discusses Change in the Central District

By Jordan Martinez On Wednesday, January 16, the Central Area Community Development Coalition held its inaugural meeting at the Greater Mt. Baker Baptist Church in the Central District hosted by the United Black Clergy. The coalition offers a space for CD residents to meet and share information regarding upcoming change in the neighborhood and express […]