"There’s no 'silver bullet' solution to fixing the world’s problems," says Alex Hudson. Instead she argues for 'silver buckshot,' which is where you just try everything. “We need to not be afraid to fail, because we are already failing,” she says.” However her outlook is not all grim: “Nihilism is infectious. Pessimism is infectious. But so is optimism and so is courage.”
"A diverse array of voices who are meaningfully able to be engaged and welcomed to the table will provide you with better results."
People don’t have backyards on First Hill. And that can be a good thing when it comes to building community and activating change.