Free Tukwila from Casinos - 3rd most read article this week on Tukwila Reporter

After my letter to Tukwila Reporter was posted, we had an immediate spike in the number of hits on www.FreeTukwila.org. Help push this article to the top of the most read list and keep this issue before the people of Tukwila. Visit the link below and share it…Read More

Mom admits stealing son's cancer benefit money

Mom admits stealing son's cancer benefit money BUFFALO, N.Y. — An upstate New York woman has admitted to gambling away thousands of dollars raised to help her son fight…Read More

Gambling Myth #7: Gambling is just entertainment.

Gambling Myth #7: Gambling is just entertainment. 1. Gambling is about addiction; the excitement one gets is from the addiction process. 2. Gambling is anything but entertainment to the losers; you’ll never see their smiling faces in an ad. 3. Gambling is…Read More

Gambling Myth #6: Gambling is a personal choice.

Gambling Myth #6: Gambling is a personal choice. 1. Gambling is often a choice made for those who don’t gamble. 2. When gamblers lose, landlords lose, employers lose, families lose, society loses, businesses lose, government loses, churches lose. 3. The…Read More

City car driven to casino; worker fined $365

City car driven to casino; worker fined $365 Seattle Times Northwest Voices|Letters to Editor September 8, 2011 Punishment insufficient I would like to nominate city of Seattle case manager Lolita Simonyan as Ethics Queen For the Day. [“$365 fine: City car…Read More

Gambling Myth #5: Gambling contributes to the community.

Gambling Myth #5: Gambling contributes to the community. 1. Contributions to the community are merely the “ante in the pot” as a condition of staying in the community. Casinos know better than anyone that you have to pay to play. 2. The contribution is…Read More

Gambling Myth #3: Gambling provides jobs for Tukwila

Gambling Myth #3: Gambling provides jobs for Tukwila 1. So do other businesses and they don’t come with the same negative social consequences. 2. Just what kind of jobs do they provide and is there any chance for advancement? 3. The vast majority of the…Read More
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