Political Issues

We need to continue talking with people who disagree with us. So where do we go from here?

It’s been eight months since we took a group of people from liberal King County to visit conservative Sherman County. Here’s what we learned.

/ November 22, 2017


9 thoughtful projects Seattleites launched after the 2016 election

Seattleites didn’t sit still after Donald Trump was elected president. Instead, they made some amazing things to help foster connection and community.

/ November 10, 2017


What one Seattleite learned after spending a year encouraging Trump and Clinton voters to talk

Meet the Seattleite who got folks with differing politics to talk about U.S. culture & politics over the course of President Trump’s first year in office.

/ November 9, 2017


WTF just happened today? Ask Matt Kiser.

What began as a side-project tracking Trump’s first 100 days in office turned into a popular daily newsletter and podcast. “What the F*ck Just Happened Today?” founder Matt Kiser tells us what inspired him to start his “no-bullshit, direct, to-the-point” guide of what’s happening in the White House.

/ November 7, 2017


Mayoral candidate Jenny Durkan on leadership: ‘While it always feels like it’s about you, it can never really be about you’

Here’s what Seattle mayoral candidate Jenny Durkan has to say on leadership and learning.

/ October 27, 2017


Mayoral candidate Cary Moon on leadership: ‘If we’re all trying to solve the problem piecemeal…we are wasting a lot of energy’

Here’s what Seattle mayoral candidate Cary Moon has to say on leadership and learning.

/ October 27, 2017


Here’s what happened when we asked our local candidates ‘How do you learn and improve as a leader?’

The Evergrey invited a group of nine readers to ask our city council and mayoral candidates questions about their leadership learning and skills.

/ October 26, 2017


City Council candidate Jon Grant on leadership: ‘It’s about building power, rather than holding power’

Here’s what Seattle city council candidate Jon Grant has to say on leadership.

/ October 26, 2017


City Council candidate Lorena González on leadership: ‘Sometimes I have to temper my righteousness with the realities of government’

Here’s what Seattle city council candidate Lorena González has to say on leadership.

/ October 26, 2017