Week in Review: Free college, freaky fish and fighting Nazis
The true damage of Hurricane Harvey is still unknown, but does that mean you have to wait to criticize some of the victims?
Counter-protestors committed violence against Nazi and white supremacists in Berkeley last weekend; are they doing the right thing or only hurting their cause?
Jenny Durkan has cribbed notes from Bernie Sanders and is offering a plan for free college, but is that enough to win over the political left?
And is the accidental release of tens of thousands of farmed salmon truly a state of emergency or should we throw cold water on those warnings?
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Get caught up on the news:
- Bloomberg: Harvey Wasn’t Just Bad Weather. It Was Bad City Planning
- Washington Post: Black-clad antifa members attack peaceful right-wing demonstrators in Berkeley
- Seattle Times: Mayoral candidate Jenny Durkan pitches free community college tuition for Seattle high-school grads
- KUOW: That Atlantic salmon farm was on its last legs — and Washington state knew it
Our panel this week: