A big shakeup happened at Eastside Catholic after two principals were fired and 13 faculty members quit in protest. School is supposed to start August 23, but school events, including freshman orientation, were postponed.
Eastside Catholic updated its website announcing Father William Heric, the school’s chaplain, as the interim president on Thursday. The change was posted the day after the school had a meeting with parents.
Senate Democrats call for an investigation of climate scientist whistleblower complaint – The Washington Post
Eight Democrats on the Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee asked the Interior Department’s deputy inspector general on Monday to investigate Secretary Ryan Zinke’s decision to reassign roughly 50 senior career officials last month, on the grounds that it could constitute an “abuse of authority.”
Finals at University of Washington have occurred during the holy month of Ramadan, when Muslims fast during the day. Some professors at the Bothell campus are keeping their doors open until midnight to allow students who fast to do their best.
[Ed.: If this was some Christian or Jewish ritual would these students be accommodated like this?]
It’s sunny here in Seattle and – just like that – everything here seems perfect. But that doesn’t mean there isn’t something for haters to pick apart.
[Ed.: “We’ve never met a lefty cause we couldn’t get behind. Which isn’t necessarily a bad thing.” Yes it is. You freedom-hating socialists who want to restrict what medications a school nurse can administer to my child when they have a simple headache, but think it’s just fine to allow her to get an abortion without telling me. Seriously? You people are whacked and 180° out of phase.
There’s a reason why the Postmaster General under FDR (James Farley) use the phrase the “47 states in the Union, and the Soviet of Washington”.]
[Ed.: Not so fast says meteorologist Cliff Mass.]
Back in 2015 it was reported that Mayor Edward Murray of Seattle was loud and clear on his plan to “help followers of Sharia law buy houses”.
Additional resource: Seattle mayor offers plan to help followers of Sharia law buy houses | Puget Sound Business Journal