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Former Seattle police chief advocates legal pot

...Stamper?"Klaysmat was referring to the Stamper's handling of the Seattle Police Department during the 2000 World Trade Organization riots, where police fired tear gas and rubber bullets at mostly peaceful protesters and arrested some 600 people...
Ex-Seattle Mayor Paul Schell dies

SEATTLE - Former Seattle Mayor Paul Schell, who led the city during the World Trade Organization protests in 1999, has died. He was 76.Schell died Sunday morning at a Seattle hospital surrounded by family, according to...
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WTO conference important to Alaskans

Most of the news from the World Trade Organization conference in Seattle was about the demonstration. Labor and environmental groups warned that workers' rights and the environment...
Let WTO do its work

The following editorial appeared in today's Providence Journal: The World Trade Organization began its weeklong meeting in Seattle on Monday. We don't know how much will get accomplished during the official sessions...
Jail the rioters

...were served ``unjustices'' by the police in Seattle during the so-called peaceful demonstrations of the World Trade Organization meeting. These ``peaceful'' demonstrators damaged, destroyed and looted businesses that had nothing to...
Clinton fumbles on trade

...failure of President Clinton's trade policy. He went to Seattle in the hope of launching a new round of World Trade Organization talks and perhaps even have the round named after him. But rather than leading the 135 WTO countries to a single...
Alaska Digest

...him. Some of Kucinich's key issues are repealing the Patriot Act and U.S. withdrawal from NAFTA and the World Trade Organization. His campaign Web site is . House passes drivers' license bill JUNEAU - The state House...
Defending World Trade Organization protesters

In response to your editorial (on the World Trade Organization in Wednesday's Empire), yes, people have gathered in Seattle to protest the WTO meeting. But the WTO is not some bureaucratic...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...Congress to extend permanent trade status to China and ease the Asian nation's long-sought entry into the World Trade Organization. ``The agreement to bring China into the WTO is the product of more than 13 years of tough negotiations conducted...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...Department's report on World Trade Organization protests blames a ``well-trained...Department's report on World Trade Organization protests blames a ``well-trained...Department's report on World Trade Organization protests blames a ``well-trained...


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