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Anonymity Trumps Need for Censorship

Anonymity Trumps Need for Censorship

Bill Landefeld November 14, 2013

Have you ever had a question that you didn't feel comfortable asking anybody? Well, I know that myself and many other Whitman students have. Luckily at Whitman, there is such a place that you can do...

Illustration: MaryAnne Bowen

War against censorship: Never surrender

Peter Chen December 1, 2011

I never had convenient access to Twitter, Facebook or Youtube for nearly two years before I came to Whitman College this fall. To access these websites, I had to use a special software called "FreeU,"...

Industry insiders speak on music business in crisis

caitlinhardee December 1, 2011

"I didn't invent the rainy day, man. I just own the best umbrella." Spoken by big-time A&R rep character Dennis Hope in "Almost Famous," these words have resounded throughout the years. Major record...

Illustration: Eddy Vazquez

Student group efforts to bring back free expression wall at a standstill

Rose Woodbury September 29, 2011

Last semester several students formed a group interested in reinstating the Free Expression Wall, a space where students could display their thoughts and opinions. The wall was made up of a piece of...

Don’t Let Ego Sabotage A Free Mind

Dingli October 7, 2010

"Do you have a feeling that you are living in a box?" Terra asked in a pitiful tone as we were having lunch together in Prentiss. I said, "No." This conversation happened on Saturday, Sept. 11. Terra...

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