Category Archives: poverty

It’s a bird, it’s a plane, It’s Seattle

The Seattle City Council on Monday passed a plan to tax businesses making at least $20 million in gross revenues about $275 per full-time worker each year. Yes that’s right Seattle is going to charge corporations a fee for creating … Continue reading

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Would You Like a Burger With That Onion

While working at the Johnston Partnership Food Pantry on Tuesday, I helped a young lady who apparently did not speak much English. I tried to explain to her, using my fingers and pointing, how much produce and in what combination … Continue reading

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