An aerial view of the Black Lives Matter mural on E. Pine June 14. (Ken Lambert / The Seattle Times)
An aerial view of the Black Lives Matter mural on E. Pine June 14. (Ken Lambert / The Seattle Times)

‘Am I supposed to say thank you?’ One Black Seattleite’s take on the Black Lives Matter protests

As the George Floyd protests continue throughout the country, Dimitri Woods, a performance artist from Seattle, takes stock of the situation. There's room for hope, but we also have to be realistic, he says. Updated

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Seattle agrees police can’t use riot declaration to justify indiscriminate force at protests, can’t target medics Updated

A nurse, right, who was providing volunteer medical care to protesters, comes to the aid of a person who was knocked down by police, Saturday, July 25, 2020, in Seattle as police clashed with protesters during a protest in support of Black Lives Matter and against police brutality and racial injustice at Seattle Central College in Seattle’s Capitol Hill neighborhood. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren) OTK OTK OTK
The Seattle Police Department gives us a tour of their new Real Time Crime Center at their Headquarters in Downtown Seattle Tuesday, October 6, 2015.

374 Seattle Police Department employees made at least $200,000 last year; here’s how Updated

Novel Coronavirus SARS-CoV-2 This scanning electron microscope image shows SARS-CoV-2 (orange)—also known as 2019-nCoV, the virus that causes COVID-19—isolated from a patient in the U.S., emerging from the surface of cells (gray) cultured in the lab. Credit: NIAID-RML 1611430

Promising COVID-19 treatment sends Seattle biotech company’s stock soaring Updated

Trump abruptly escorted from briefing after shooting near WH Updated

California worship leader gathers hundreds in Cal Anderson Park in violation of health regulations Updated

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