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Gay History In Public School Curriculum, Border Harassment, And Workplace Safety

David Hyde
07/15/2011 at 12:00 p.m.

Gay History In California: Governor Jerry Brown signed the first bill in the country to include gay history in a state social studies curriculum.

Border Harassment? Some Seattle–area Muslims claim discrimination and harassment at Canadian border crossings has worsened in the past few years. They plan to protest this Sunday at the Peace Arch in Blaine. KUOW's Liz Jones reports.

Remembering Washington's Fallen Workers: Last year's refinery blast in Anacortes killed seven and made national news. Most people who die on the job get much less attention. KUOW's John Ryan sent in this audio postcard from a ceremony for all 92 Washingtonians who didn't make it home from work last year.

Pirates Charged In Killings Of Seattle Sailors: Virginia has formally charged three Somali men in the murders of two Seattle sailors earlier this year. The Somalis face charges of kidnapping and hostage taking related to the hijacking of the yacht, Quest.


Skillman Hunt is the author of "The Quackery Of The Straight And Narrow."

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