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  • September 18
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  • Issaquah

ONLINE: Laughing Matters: Asian Americans, Comedy, and Inclusion

When we want to learn about the past, we turn to history books. When we want to learn how the past continues to live within us, we can turn to humor. While everyone finds different things funny, we all have experienced laughter as a signal of who belongs, and who does not. Who laughs, and […]

  • When
  • 2:00 pm, Saturday
    September 18, 2021
  • Where
  • Online Speakers Bureau Event
    Issaquah, United States
  • September 18
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  • Burien

IN PERSON: Whiskey and Wiretaps: The Northwest’s Rumrunning King

On Thanksgiving Day, 1925, Roy Olmstead was trapped by federal prohibition agents and their Tommy guns on a lonely Puget Sound dock. His reign as the Northwest’s most prolific bootlegger had ended. But big questions—political, cultural, and legal—remained. Why did Olmstead, the youngest lieutenant in Seattle Police Department history, form a secret gang to take […]

  • When
  • 6:00 pm, Saturday
    September 18, 2021
  • Where
  • Highline Heritage Museum
    819 SW 152nd St
    Burien, WA 98166 United States
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