Posted inHolidays

Banished Words for 2018

Read Lake Supe­ri­or State Uni­ver­si­ty’s List of Words Ban­ished from the Queen’s Eng­lish for Mis­use, Overuse, and Gen­er­al Use­less­ness for 2018, plus NPI’s addi­tions. This year, we’re ban­ish­ing “Alter­na­tive Facts”, “Thoughts and Prayers”, “Zero Sum Game”, “Hive Mind”, “Woke”, and “Not/Shouldn’t Be a Par­ti­san Issue”. 

Posted inBreaking News

De-Escalate Washington submits signatures for Initiative 940 at rainy event in Olympia

Wash­ing­ton State is slat­ed to have at least one pro­gres­sive idea on the Novem­ber 2018 bal­lot fol­low­ing the sub­mis­sion of sig­na­tures for Ini­tia­tive 940 by De-Esca­late Wash­ing­ton, a broad and diverse coali­tion of orga­ni­za­tions that is seek­ing polic­ing reforms to reduce the use of dead­ly force in our communities.