<![CDATA[Matt Driscoll News Column/Blog |]]> https://www.thenewstribune.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/matt-driscoll/ en-us Mon, 15 Jan 2018 14:24:27 PST http://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rss McClatchy Interactive's Escenic Mon, 15 Jan 2018 14:24:27 PST Matt Driscoll 60 ian.swenson@thenewstribune.com Homeless crisis is hitting rural kids, and no one is doing anything, Bethel superintendent says https://www.thenewstribune.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/matt-driscoll/article217021975.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 20 Aug 2018 17:30:48 PDT

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Gentrification is complicated, but residents of shabby Tacoma hotel simply want a place to live https://www.thenewstribune.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/matt-driscoll/article216839880.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sat, 18 Aug 2018 13:34:20 PDT

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No more apologies. Republicans like McClendon need to stop aligning with the worst parts of society, or own it https://www.thenewstribune.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/matt-driscoll/article216086225.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sat, 04 Aug 2018 08:00:00 PDT

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Will a $100,000 arts project make a difference in Tacoma’s homelessness crisis? Let’s hope https://www.thenewstribune.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/matt-driscoll/article215879590.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 01 Aug 2018 17:45:46 PDT

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‘In Our Backyard’ aims to destigmatize homelessness through art https://www.thenewstribune.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/matt-driscoll/article215950400.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 01 Aug 2018 17:37:04 PDT https://www.thenewstribune.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/matt-driscoll/article215950400.html Rising seas and falling land: Tacoma needs to prepare for the impacts of climate change https://www.thenewstribune.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/matt-driscoll/article215767485.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 30 Jul 2018 17:16:16 PDT

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Depressingly xenophobic hate mail reflective of the ‘world we live in,’ TNT columnist says https://www.thenewstribune.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/matt-driscoll/article215615375.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 27 Jul 2018 09:28:44 PDT

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Citing a moral obligation, Tacoma faith community wades into affordable housing policy https://www.thenewstribune.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/matt-driscoll/article215467750.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 25 Jul 2018 17:21:47 PDT

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‘There’s nowhere to go, but we’ve got to go.’ Housing authority shuts down Hilltop homeless camp https://www.thenewstribune.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/matt-driscoll/article215376525.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 23 Jul 2018 17:18:56 PDT

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Tacoma's Brewery Blocks development on ground floor of greener, faster building movement https://www.thenewstribune.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/matt-driscoll/article215178610.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 20 Jul 2018 15:57:13 PDT

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After a vandal strikes, a search for answers leads to a show of solidarity https://www.thenewstribune.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/matt-driscoll/article215112640.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 18 Jul 2018 17:09:32 PDT

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Tacoma mayor wants to ‘get rid of ICE’ but says city’s ‘hands are tied’ on the NWDC https://www.thenewstribune.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/matt-driscoll/article214972480.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 16 Jul 2018 16:45:00 PDT

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A basement for boxing? Sea Mar launches Youth Boxing Program on Hilltop https://www.thenewstribune.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/matt-driscoll/article214766810.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 13 Jul 2018 17:17:27 PDT

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Pride festival leaders to white supremacists: We’ve got a message for you https://www.thenewstribune.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/matt-driscoll/article214709180.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 11 Jul 2018 15:08:12 PDT

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Two Tiki Apartment residents still have nowhere to go. One moved out, and into homelessness https://www.thenewstribune.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/matt-driscoll/article214266854.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 06 Jul 2018 08:00:00 PDT

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Epic Sax Gorilla? Beard Show? Believe it or not, there’s a plan — and a man — behind the Rainiers’ madness https://www.thenewstribune.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/matt-driscoll/article213670324.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 02 Jul 2018 16:41:41 PDT

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Tacoma officials should be supporting immigration protesters, not persecuting them https://www.thenewstribune.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/matt-driscoll/article214027804.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 28 Jun 2018 17:10:07 PDT

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'Almost like 'Escape from L.A.'' An eyesore property, and Tacoma's plan to prevent blight https://www.thenewstribune.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/matt-driscoll/article213934869.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 27 Jun 2018 16:53:43 PDT

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'Bill the banker' turns out to protest white supremacy in Tacoma. Here's why https://www.thenewstribune.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/matt-driscoll/article213803459.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 25 Jun 2018 16:46:48 PDT

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News Tribune columnist called a 'spineless (expletive)' for acknowledging white privilege https://www.thenewstribune.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/matt-driscoll/article213668129.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 22 Jun 2018 12:14:08 PDT

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Dear Tacoma: If you're going to tear down historic fire station, do your homework first https://www.thenewstribune.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/matt-driscoll/article213534389.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 20 Jun 2018 17:17:32 PDT

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'We need more Super Bowl Sundays,' says man who turns what Tacoma flushes into soil https://www.thenewstribune.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/matt-driscoll/article213398264.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 18 Jun 2018 16:50:32 PDT

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The boys came north without parents or papers. Now they're detained in Fife. What does their future hold? https://www.thenewstribune.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/matt-driscoll/article213016629.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 14 Jun 2018 12:22:32 PDT

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Even at a loss, saving Tacoma's Old City Hall was worth the price https://www.thenewstribune.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/matt-driscoll/article212955349.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 11 Jun 2018 17:03:18 PDT

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City Council makes no sense when it rebuffs a perfectly good site for an opioid-treatment center https://www.thenewstribune.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/matt-driscoll/article212713279.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 08 Jun 2018 13:08:55 PDT

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She's blind and was being evicted from her Tacoma apartment. Here's who came to her rescue https://www.thenewstribune.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/matt-driscoll/article212517749.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 06 Jun 2018 10:18:14 PDT

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The public face of the Tiki Apartments housing crisis finds a home. https://www.thenewstribune.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/matt-driscoll/article212620679.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 05 Jun 2018 16:39:02 PDT https://www.thenewstribune.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/matt-driscoll/article212620679.html Staggering new United Way reports reveal more Washingtonians struggling to make ends meet https://www.thenewstribune.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/matt-driscoll/article211960854.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 28 May 2018 08:00:00 PDT

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News Tribune columnist accused of harboring 'white guilt' https://www.thenewstribune.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/matt-driscoll/article211879784.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 24 May 2018 17:26:08 PDT

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'It's taken a big toll.' Construction in Lincoln District hitting businesses hard https://www.thenewstribune.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/matt-driscoll/article211700039.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 23 May 2018 16:22:43 PDT

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