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Tag: Mayor Mike McGinn

May
2nd

Outlaw politics got far too personal at McGinn’s home

This editorial will appear in Thursday’s print edition.

Seattle Mayor Mike McGinn has had his goofy moments in office, but he’s done nothing to deserve having his windows shattered with rocks while his wife and children were home Tuesday night.

The timing of the vandalism – the evening after McGinn’s effective response to violent May Day demonstrations – suggests that the perps were soulmates of the thugs who hijacked the otherwise peaceful protests in downtown Seattle.

These black-clad “anarchists” are typically emotionally stunted bullies with anger issues; they haven’t a clue about the way change happens and public opinion works.

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