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Whitman news since 1896

Whitman Wire

Whitman news since 1896

Whitman Wire

Railroad strike averted, but discontent remains

Ben Kearney, News Reporter September 29, 2022

On Sept. 16, the Biden administration secured a tentative deal with railroad worker’s unions, averting the threat of a nationwide railway strike for the foreseeable future. Tensions arose over wages,...

On Standing Up and Saying “I Can’t Take it Anymore”

Nikolaus Kennelly, Columnist October 8, 2016

It is a strange contradiction of higher education that colleges serve as both nesting grounds for the capital R Radical Left—Democracy Now-watching, Dissent-reading, Marxist-Hegelian-Zizekian psycho-blatherers...

On Strike!

Erik July 9, 2014

Every day, from 11 to 1, a huge number of students wait in line for lunch at UFPI's main cafeteria. Although the food is never anything special - usually it's rice, beans, salad and some part of a chicken...

Stand Up for Justice, Sit Down When Tired!

Rosemary Hanson November 7, 2013

While the rest of The Backpage writers are on strike, I've decided to conduct a one-woman sit-in to present the administration with the visible face of our struggle. I will not leave the Pio office ––...

Issue 3: Voices of the Community

Issue 3: Voices of the Community

Jade Blake-Whitney September 24, 2013

Should the United States use air strikes against the Syrian Government?  Videographer Jade Blake-Whitney polls the community on what they think about the US government using air strikes against...

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