By Dorian Grayson
President Donald Trump mocked environmental issues throughout his campaign. Despite denying it during the debates when trying to appeal to a wider audience, Trump made it clear to his hardcore followers that they could count on him to roll back environmental protections.
By Jesse Sanchez
The topics of immigration and President Trump’s recent executive order blocking incoming refugees from seven Muslim-majority nations has set off a firestorm of critical responses.
On Jan. 27, recently inaugurated President Donald Trump signed an executive order loaded with new limitations on
Perspectives from an ASP student
by Misaki Mochizuki
You might have noticed that there are many international students from Tokyo International University (TIU) on campus from February to December. Who are they? They are the American Studies Program students
By Misaki Mochizuki
This article was written by Misaki Mochizuki, a 2016 American Studies Program (ASP) student. She was a Willamette Events Board member, Opening Days Leader and Tokyo International University (TIU)-TIUA Relations Committee representative.
Misaki highlights the incredible opportunities we all have at Willamette to
By Mason Kelliher
Last Saturday, in cities across the country, female demonstrators descended in mass to protest President Trump’s proposal for a 20 percent border tax on goods coming from Mexico.
President Trump is floating the idea of a 20 percent border tax on imports to
By Jesse Sanchez
Dear People of Willamette,
It was only months ago that we stood together as a community at large against the current political trajectory as we saw its local impacts. We learned the power of community, spirit and empathy. We successfully objected to injustice
By Philip Amur
On Jan. 20, 2017, the presidency transitioned, as it does every four or eight years. Donald Trump, against all odds, was inaugurated.
I write this because far too many people across the country have accused this honestly-elected president of being elected illegitimately.
By Akerah Mackey
This fight is ours.
If the era of Trump were a time of day, it would be the night. The night is when those who lurk in the dark can feed on those who shine in the light. They say it is easier to