Posts Tagged ‘housing’

May 13th, 2015 - 11:08 am § in Politics, The Ave Scene

Of Sawant and Apartheid: Electing a City Council in Seattle

At a Black church, there were not more than a dozen or so Black faces. Last night we went to the Mt. Zion Baptist Church to hear the “debate”  between candidates for Seattle City Council from this District. The event struck me as a tribute to Apartheid and Demagoguery. Seattle’s a[...]

May 7th, 2015 - 10:08 am § in The Ave Scene, UW

Housing In Seattle: Should we have mixed income housing?

In a recent (AAUP) post on housing mobility among poor households, I wrote, “”Living next door to a middle class neighbor is going to give someone job skills to be more employable.”   I meant to write “… is NOT going to give someone job skills.”!! My apologies f[...]