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President Donald Trump delivering a speech at a campaign rally in Phoenix. Trump will be seeking his second term as president in 2020.

Congress reexamines the 25th amendment

October 13, 2020

President Trump announced on Oct. 1 that he and the First Lady tested positive for COVID-19. Trump is considered high-risk because of his age, meaning thi...

Easterner Asks: Trump's wall

Easterner Asks: Trump’s wall

February 28, 2019


Editorial: Trump’s war with the media

By The Easterner, Editorial board

October 3, 2018

On Aug. 15, newspapers around the country joined together and ran front-page editorials pushing back on President Donald Trump’s often tweeted assertion that the news media is the enemy of the American people. The idea for the editorials was the brainchild of the Boston Globe. The Easterner does not print during the summer, so we did not run such an editorial. However,...

Opinion: Trump, hurricanes, and racism

Opinion: Trump, hurricanes, and racism

September 21, 2018

Taylor Newquist is the Sports Editor for The Easterner. The opinion expressed in this article is his own, and does not necessarily reflect the opinion of...

Our Silence is Your Silence

Our Silence is Your Silence

April 13, 2017

Surrounding this last presidential election and the months following, there was a large amount of political activism occurring, both nationally and on EWU’s ...

Students participating in the workshop in Monroe Hall for International Women's Day

EWU Women’s Center Hosts International Women’s Day

March 9, 2017

Interdisciplinary artist and political activist Favianna Rodriguez hosted a workshop, Reproduce & Revolt, in conjunction with the EWU Women’s Center M...

EWU President Mary Cullinan addresses hundreds of students at the Campus Mall for a rally to support immigrants 1/31/2017.

Immigration Protest at EWU (Jan. 31)

February 2, 2017

  Immigration Protest at EWU's Campus Mall on January 31, 2017.

EWU Community Came Together to Show Support of Immigration

EWU Community Came Together to Show Support of Immigration

February 2, 2017

"Our university will continue to welcome and support students, regardless of immigration status" -EWU President Mary Cullinan

EWU alumna unites hundreds for peaceful gathering at Spokane County Courthouse

EWU alumna unites hundreds for peaceful gathering at Spokane County Courthouse

November 19, 2016

About 200 tearful, excited and hopeful people joined in on the peaceful gathering and fundraiser outside the Spokane County Courthouse Saturday afternoon. ...

Students, staff and faculty came together at the Board of Trustees open forum to express political and social concerns on campus

EWU community members address ‘sanctuary’ petition and other concerns to Board of Trustees

November 18, 2016

Students, faculty, staff and community members were invited to voice their concerns regarding social and political issues that may affect the EWU campus ...

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