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Columnist Sarah Stuteville on a 2010 visit to Sulaimaniyah, in the Kurdish region of Iraq, reported on internally displaced people and the continuing fallout from the Iraq War.
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Thursday, August 28
Hearing cries for help from Iraq to Auburn | Sarah Stuteville

Some of us may be tempted to look away from the grim news around the world. But as Islamic militants attack innocents in northern Iraq, tuning out isn’t an option for locals with loved ones living amid the violence.

Thursday, August 21

Sherpas weigh role at Everest after deadly avalanche | Sarah Stuteville

Members of the Northwest Sherpa community are collecting money to aid the families of Sherpas killed in April’s big avalanche on Mount Everest, and some are rethinking their careers as mountain guides

Thursday, August 14

Kids from a fractured world learn life lessons at camp | Sarah Stuteville

As missiles and airstrikes, rage and tragedy fill this summer’s news out of Israel and Gaza, a group of 35 middle-school-age children have gathered south of Mount Vernon at Camp Brotherhood.

Thursday, August 7

Embracing the Bollywood phenomenon | Sarah Stuteville

From Facebook groups to festivals, dance parties to college courses, our region enthusiastically celebrates the global powerhouse that is Bollywood, the Indian film industry.

Thursday, July 17

Mosaic brings together a tapestry of women, one shiny bit at a time | Sarah Stuteville

Women from many different cultures in Rainier Valley bond over a project through the Arts Expression Workshop.

Thursday, July 10

Filmmaker saw girl as ‘someone who could change the world’ | Sarah Stuteville

Amy Benson, traveling to Nepal, was excited to show the world the power of educating girls. She found a promising girl to focus on — and heartbreak that led to the documentary “The Girl Who Knew Too Much.”

Thursday, July 3

Eritrean immigrants share memories through their paintings | Sarah Stuteville

A pair of young artists who are immigrants from Eritrea are staging a show, “Memories from Back Home” at the Metrocenter YMCA starting July 10.

Friday, June 27

Visiting students taken aback by easy access to guns in U.S. | Sarah Stuteville

Foreign students have grown up watching American school shootings on TV. There’s confusion about why guns are so easy to access here.

Thursday, June 19

Kids fleeing Central America and landing here need our help | Sarah Stuteville

There’s been a wave of unaccompanied children from Central America slipping across the U.S.-Mexico border. You may have seen photos of those youngsters crammed into cells. Seattle is one of the cities where such children are placed while their cases are under consideration.

Thursday, June 5

Film explores relationship of Africans, African Americans | Sarah Stuteville

“Bound: Africans versus African Americans,” a movie premiering at the Seattle International Film Festival this weekend aims to explore the intertwining — but distinctly different — histories of the two groups in the film.

Thursday, May 29

Immigrants often the target of scammers | Sarah Stuteville

People in the Seattle area’s international community are frequently the targets of crime — everything from break-ins to fraud to human trafficking.