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We remember a day of tragedy

Devon Gille, Opinions Editor

September 12, 2017

Filed under Opinion

Remembering the terrorist attacks that occurred on September 11, 2001 is never a memory that we enjoy reliving. Looking back on what happened that sunny morning, we continue to ask ourselves what we can do to help the familie...

Walmart corporation takes advantage of taxpayers

Kolton Hegstrom, Sports Editor

September 12, 2017

Filed under Opinion

The average American worker cannot continue to subsidize Walmart. Walmart and others can’t continue to take advantage of the American system while they make billions in profit. According to a new report by the Americans for Tax Fairness, ...

Don’t give in to struggles beneath the surface

Benjamin Pierce, Assistant News Editor

September 12, 2017

Filed under Opinion

Last week was an exciting, yet stressful time for students here at UW-Whitewater. With the 2017 academic year starting, students forged around campus and in various workplaces in the surrounding communities. It was an importa...

The college experience is what you make of it

Royal Purple, Editorial Staff Opinion

September 5, 2017

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Everyone arrives on campus with different ideas of what the college experience is like, simply from hearing so many different stories from peers, family or college recruiters. Nothing compares to the experiences you make for...

Editorial statement on the publication of white nationalist rhetoric

Royal Purple Staff

August 16, 2017

Filed under Opinion

  Journalists are present-day historians, recording history as it happens on University of Wisconsin -Whitewater’s campus and around the state and the nation. We feel this most when we cover presidential elections, changes ...

Advertising manager says goodbye

Emily Leclair, Advertising Manager

May 3, 2017

Filed under Opinion

Four years ago, I walked into the Royal Purple office with my tail between my legs and not a clue as to what I was doing. The following people are the reason that I made it to where I am today: To Kevin Cunningham: Oh Kevski....

JP says goodbye to the RP

John Paul Czerwinski, Assistant Sports Editor

May 3, 2017

Filed under Opinion

The Royal Purple, so many different words and emotions come to mind when thinking about describing this place. Fun, serious, crazy, sarcastic, friends, hard work and late nights are just a couple of the words that immediately...

Beaver lover re-lives epic four year term

May 3, 2017

Filed under Opinion

By Sierra High Booze, beavers, boys and books. I have conquered these four years with plenty of books that I rented from thebookstore and barely cracked open. There were also plenty of boys who broke myheart and from there c...

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