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UW-W Professor Emeritus comments on 9/11 and peace

September 18, 2014

Sept. 17 2014 Well, we’re back to human reality. We have had a generous recess of peace recently. Space-wise, ISIL [ISIS] is the exposed, sharp-edged ninth part of a larger, non-melting iceberg. And time-wise, it’ll be a long war. We can perhaps “mow down” ISIL, but surely, such “crabgrass”...

More can be done to remember 9/11

September 18, 2014

Sept. 17 2014 Royal Purple Editorial Staff Opinion It’s been 13 years since the 9/11 terrorist attack on the United States. Thirteen years spent remembering that devastating day and honoring the people we lost and the people who fought for those lives. Sept. 11 occurred in all of our lives....

A day to remember

A day to remember

September 10, 2013

By Samantha Jacquest   September 11, 2001. A piece of history that we are still living through. Twelve years later we are still experiencing the aftermath. While most students at UW-Whitewater were still in elementary school when the World Trade Center and Pentagon were attacked, many...

Bin Laden’s death serves as a relief

May 4, 2011

The death of known terrorist Osama bin Laden last Sunday served as a significant step for all Americans. We must remember for many Americans, bin Laden’s death provided much needed closure after the devastating Sept. 11, 2001 terrorist attacks against the United States. According to the fina...

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