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President’s confrontational relationship with the media

JESSICA ZHOU | Evergreen reporter

February 7, 2017


Filed under News, Politics

The Foley Institute hosted its annual media and politics conference to discuss how the polarization of political parties and journalism have contributed to President Donald Trump’s “contentious and confrontational” relationship with the media.Matthew Eshbaugh-Soha of the University of North Texas and Jo...

Ban on seven countries comes from Visa Waiver Program of 2015 act

Ban on seven countries comes from Visa Waiver Program of 2015 act

SARAH OLSEN | Evergreen news editor

February 6, 2017


Filed under Local, News, Politics, Pullman Community

The seven predominantly Muslim countries included in President Donald Trump’s executive order banning immigration are not specifically named in the order itself.They were actually decided through updates to the 2015 Visa Waiver Program Improvement and Terrorist Travel Prevention Act, according to a Jan. 21, 2016 White House news release. The Ja...

Seattle federal judge blocks immigration ban

Seattle federal judge blocks immigration ban

ROSEMARIE BLUME and SARAH OLSEN | Evergreen reporter and news editor

February 6, 2017


Filed under News, Politics, Pullman Community, WSU Pullman campus

A court of appeals rejected President Donald Trump’s appeal of a Seattle federal judge’s Friday ruling, blocking Trump’s immigration ban.U.S. District Judge James Robart ruled in favor of Washington Attorney General Bob Ferguson’s lawsuit against the executive order on Friday, according to court rec...

‘Huddled masses’

‘Huddled masses’

ROSEMARIE BLUME and SARAH OLSEN | Evergreen reporter and news editor

February 6, 2017


Filed under News, Politics, Pullman Community

Moscow community members could hear the voices of the Palouse Proactive protesters for several blocks as they approached East City Park.“We don’t want a ban, we don’t want a wall, we want liberty and justice for all,” the crowd chanted.Palouse Proactive hosted the “Beyond the Ban: Stand with...

Senate passes four bills, one resolution and two senator confirmations

CARMEN JARAMILLO | Evergreen reporter

February 3, 2017


Filed under ASWSU, News, Politics, WSU Pullman campus

The ASWSU Senate meeting took place from 5:30 - 9 p.m. on Wednesday, discussing many different bills and one resolution.There were two new Senate appointments for the Murrow College of Communication and the College of Arts and Sciences, Kyle Montgomery and Parker Ruehl respectively.A new Black Student ...

Protest in Moscow to support local immigrants

From staff reports

February 3, 2017


Filed under Local, News, Politics, Pullman Community, WSU Pullman campus

Palouse Proactive will rally in Moscow on Saturday to support local immigrants, in response to President Donald Trump’s executive order last Friday banning travel to and from seven predominantly Muslim countries.Palouse Proactive is a group based in the community that aims to educate, communicate with and support t...

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