Informed opinion from the Pacific Northwest. We are a group of current and former Pacific Northwest journalists looking for an avenue to express political opinions outside the normal structures of journalism.
As a nation, we seem to expect the worst. For example, late last year the Pew Research Center asked Americans to predict what our nation would look like in the year 2050. (Sure, many of us won’t be around to find out—and that may be a fortunate thing. But countless kids and grandkids will.)