Our existential moment
From the editor —
October 21, 2020
This is it. Voting has started in Washington. People are taking heed and voting early. Great.
Whether you have voted or not, neither the day you cast your ballot, nor Election Day, Nov. 3, nor the day when results are announced in our Washington state or nationwide will be the most important day. Not the day the presidential winner is declared nor Inauguration Day January 20, 2021 will bring peace to our sadly divided nation or local communities. Like the end of the coronavirus pandemic, we do not know what national healing, recovery from the partisan pain and deep distrust of the other tr...