Seattle


Why I will not comply with business shutdown orders

For operating, I was reported and received a shutdown notice. It's impossible to contact the governor's office, so here is my response: I will not comply.

Ari Hoffman Ari Hoffman

The call to stop airing Trump's press conferences is coming from inside the press

Outlets across the left leaning media have called for networks to stop broadcasting President Trump’s coronavirus press briefings, and for Americans to stop watching them.

Ari Hoffman Ari Hoffman

Right to arms and free assembly under threat due to coronavirus

Restrictions in place due to the rapidly spreading coronavirus have limited citizens right to carry fire arms, or to free assembly.

Ari Hoffman Ari Hoffman

Seattle schools closed, no online learning option offered

The closure of public schools in Seattle is not accompanied by online learning offerings, despite budget excesses that would enable it.

Ari Hoffman Ari Hoffman

Seattle should help businesses instead of saving money for pet projects

The Seattle city budget for 2020 is the largest ever, with record revenue and a lot of pet projects. The city should use that money to help affected businesses.

Ari Hoffman Ari Hoffman

Boats housing vagabonds another sign of Seattle’s decline

A moored fleet of boats housing homeless is yet another sign of Seattle’s poor leadership leading to disastrous consequences.

Ari Hoffman Ari Hoffman

How Seattle policy has encouraged more homelessness and crime

The Seattle Housing and Resources Effort has been an abject failure that has only made the homeless problem worse. Now they’re hiding the numbers.

Ari Hoffman Ari Hoffman

WATCH: Eco-radicals sing epic ‘tree murder’ song in front of Seattle City Council

Eco-activists sang an epic song at Seattle City Council on Wednesday to protest trees being “murdered.”

Barrett Wilson Barrett Wilson

City of Seattle officials are dismantling property rights of landlords

Seattle city officials have passed a bill that forces landlords to keep bad tenants over the winter months, causing major problems for housing in the city.

Ari Hoffman Ari Hoffman

Seattle’s anti-Semitism problem

Ari Hoffman is the vice president of Congregation Bikur Cholim Machzikay Hadath in Seattle and a former candidate for Seattle City Council.

Ari Hoffman Ari Hoffman

Seattle area 4.6 magnitude earthquake shocks felt in Vancouver

Residents from Vancouver, British Columbia reported feeling the effects of an earthquake which took place near Seattle, Washington.

Cosmin Dzsurdzsa Cosmin Dzsurdzsa