The Spectator

Keeping Dr. King’s Flame Burning in Times of Darkness

Frances Divinagracia, News Editor

April 15, 2018

“Darkness cannot drive out darkness; only light can do that. Hate cannot drive out hate; only love can do that,” Reverend Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. said. Wednesday, April 4 marked the 50th year since the assassination of King, a prominent leader of the civil rights movement in America during the 1950s and 1960s. 50 years after his...

An update on the No New Youth Jail Coalition

Rania Kaur, Author

April 15, 2018

Two blocks away from Seattle University, at 12th and Yesler, resided the Youth Juvenile Justice Center. However, a few months ago the this facility was torn down to build a $210 million youth jail, known as the Children and Family Justice Center. The No New Youth Jail Coalition (NNYJC) has demanded a moratorium on construction, and a new series of direct...


Salty and Sweet Ice Cream Arrives in Capitol Hill

February 21, 2018

It was Valentine’s Day and the smell of love was wafting through the air, that is, if you think love smells like waffle cones...

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