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Jun
22

Legal Financial Obligation or LFO. It’s an umbrella term for costs imposed by the courts on people who go through the judicial system. That money can go toward any number of things, from victim restitution to collection fees on the original debt imposed.

In Washington state, community organizations, lawmakers and legal advocates see it as a broken system that has been...

Jun
22

I am a cisgender queer woman. Cisgender means your gender is consistent with the sex you were assigned at birth. I was assigned female at birth, and I identify as a woman. My partner identifies as transgender. He was assigned female at birth and lives a masculine gender on a daily basis. The simple act of walking down the street or going to the bathroom in public is a dangerous...

Jun
22
How social services and technology are coming together to help homeless people

It seems there’s always “an app for that.” They range from the practical — paying for parking, communicating with friends, navigating a new area — to what some might deem absurd — an app that helps you track all the places you’ve pooped is a fine example.

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