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December 19, 2017 - 11:24 am
The Top Tens of 2017 are in. Find your favorite KBCS DJ’s list here.
January 22, 2018 - 1:31 pm
On Saturday, January 20th, 2018, tens of thousands of people marched through Seattle for the second annual Women’s March. The march was criticized last year for mostly representing white women, and not offering a broader message. KBCS’s Casey Martin was at the march and asked people if this year felt inclusive.
January 18, 2018 - 1:13 am
We bring you this excerpt from a talk by local activist, Nikita Oliver at the Dr. Martin Luther King Celebration at Garfield High School. The theme of the 2018 event was “Take a Knee for Justice”.
January 12, 2018 - 12:07 am
Over 300 people from around Washington state, including tribal members, descended on the State Capitol in Olympia this week, to instigate a campaign called “Climate Countdown”. They say time is running out to pass groundbreaking climate legislation and are demanding the legislature take meaningful action in the 2018 session. Martha Baskin brings us the story.
January 11, 2018 - 12:13 am
America leads the world in wasting food. It’s estimated almost half of all produce in the U.S. is thrown away. “OSL – Operation Sack Lunch“, a nonprofit in Seattle, is trying to combat that problem by rescuing food before it’s wasted. KBCS’s Casey Martin traced how leftover food from local businesses became meals for the homeless.
December 27, 2017 - 1:03 am
The Top Ten KBCS Produced Stories for 2017 are in. Have a listen!
December 13, 2017 - 11:07 pm
Watch for these new journalists who just completed the Seattle Globalist’s 2017 Youth Apprentices Program! Click on their name to see their latest story. KBCS’s Yuko Kodama, proud to be along for the ride as a mentor this year! Clockwise from top left: Zubeyda Ahmed, Karen Maniraho, Gavin Amos-Lopez, Aaron Jin, Robiel Bahta and Sumaya
December 12, 2017 - 3:50 pm
In this series, Louie Gong, Eighth Generation founder and Seattle Nooksack artist, explains “native inspired” doesn’t mean a native artist crafted the piece. He also shares his story about how he got involved in a project to enliven a local transitional shelter with genuine native art. The goal was to inspire change in the lives of the local people transitioning from homelessness to housingl.
December 5, 2017 - 4:29 pm
This series is shared in observance of 16 days of activism, a United Nations campaign which started on November 25th, 2017 on the International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women and ends this weekend, December 10th, 2017, on Human Rights Day.
November 30, 2017 - 5:22 pm
In honor of Jimi Hendrix’s 75th birthday, KBCS invited local artists to perform their favorite Hendrix songs live in studio, and share some of their thoughts on the music.
November 29, 2017 - 1:51 pm
KBCS received an award on November 27th, 2017 for the Walter Cronkite School of Journalism 2017 Katherine Schneider Journalism Award for Excellence in Reporting on Disability competition. Listen to the two award winning segments of Dorian Wants Transit Policy Toward Disabled Persons to Change, highlighting the experiences of a wheelchair user as they use King County Metro’s bus system. Originally aired in 2016, both segments are a part of KBCS’s What’s the Flux?: Commuter Dispatches series.