most influential

January 1, 1970 12:33 AM
“People credit me as the one who started the Tea Party,” says Keli Carender. “I feel like the tinder was already there, ready to burst into...
January 1, 1970 12:33 AM
Hanson Hosein isn’t your typical academic. A law student turned award-winning producer turned NBC Iraq war correspondent turned documentary...
January 1, 1970 12:33 AM
In September, Seattle-based Group Health Cooperative learned it’s the highest-rated commercial health plan in Washington state—and in the...
January 1, 1970 12:33 AM
Penny-pinching consumers looking for cheap entertainment have flocked to Redbox DVD-rental vending machines and, in a year’s time,...
January 1, 1970 12:33 AM
We are not accustomed to seeing police officers as victims. Or as villains. But the past year in the Puget Sound region has focused our...
January 1, 1970 12:33 AM
As if working to eradicate polio weren’t enough, Bill Gates Sr. has, in his mid-80s, ventured forth and not only approached, but actively...
January 1, 1970 12:33 AM
Common SenseShe had been in office only a few months when Seattle City Council member Sally Bagshaw earned a citywide high-five for seeking...
January 1, 1970 12:33 AM
Four years ago, when Sandra Jackson-Dumont was working at the Studio Museum in Harlem, she received a call from then-director Mimi Gates at...
January 1, 1970 12:33 AM
The road to business success on the Internet is littered with the corpses of those who have tried and failed: sock puppets, online lackeys...
January 1, 1970 12:33 AM
When Susannah Frame launched her “Waste on the Water” series in March, detailing a state ferry system financially running amok, she...