Paper or Pollution?

  In July 2014, an ordinance went into effect in Lacey, Olympia, Tumwater, and incorporated Thurston County banning stores from giving out single use plastic bags. Instead, stores were mandated ...

Turn the Lights off When Business is Off

  As Earth Day approaches, we are yet again reminded of the significance of preserving, cherishing, and loving Mother Nature. We rely on Mother Nature for everything and yet, as usual, many of u...

UW Ready for Compost

  UW Tacoma is primed to collect food waste along with the paper, plastic and aluminum it already recycles. While Seattle and Bothell have both implemented composting programs, little sister Tac...

Climate Change and the West

  As drought plagues the Southwest and storms batter the East you may be wondering why Washington has been left out of these extreme climate shifts. In 2013 the Seattle-Tacoma area had nine days...

Is Video Game Censorship Ever Justified?

  Late last year, game developer Destructive Creations released a trailer for its upcoming game Hatred. The trailer shows a sociopathic protagonist who describes his distaste for the world and h...