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Dear Mom: Off-Campus and Ostracized

Mom, Opinion Writer

March 9, 2017

Dear Mom, I’m a senior who lives off campus. What’s with all this talk about seniors not contributing to or not having a sense of the Whitman community? I think that’s BS. I’ve seen it, I’ve lived it, I’m still a part of it. Get with the program, Kathy & Co! Can you confirm this? Off Ca...

Latin American ”˜democracies’ continue to target whistleblowers

Jose Coronado

April 9, 2015

On March 15, the Mexican journalist Carmen Aristegui was fired from MVS Network, one of the main TV and radio networks in Mexico. The day after Aristegui was fired, millions of people backed the journalist on social media, and some signed a petition for her reinstatement. The firing of Aristegui became...

Whistleblowers Tour Reveals Risks, Importance of Speaking Out

Lachlan Johnson

December 6, 2012

Students learned the risks and benefits of speaking out about ethical concerns in the workplace on Thursday, Nov. 29 when the American Whistleblower Tour (AWT) paid a visit to campus. The three visiting speakers talked about their experiences exposing violations at the Hanford Nuclear Site, located...

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