The Observer

Should We be Friends With Benefits?

May 28, 2011

By FAROGHE ANWAR Staff Writer Published: October 25, 2007 We’ve all heard it before; having friends with “benefits” is a common thing these days.  A lot of people I know are becoming involved...

The Armenian Genocide Resolution: Reclaiming a Lost Chapter in American History

May 28, 2011

By YELENA AMBARTSUMIAN Staff Writer Published: October 25, 2007 In today’s press, the Armenian genocide is referred to as a “century old issue” or a “foolish subject to bring...

Spitzer Licensing Plan Saves All

May 28, 2011

By SAMUEL WONG Contributing Writer Published: October 25, 2007 In a policy speech at Fordham College at Lincoln Center’s (FCLC) campus on Oct. 2, Governor Eliot Spitzer defended his...

Prepared for an Emergency?

By THE OBSERVER EDITORIAL BOARD May 28, 2011

Published: October 25, 2007 Fordham University is equipped with the necessary technology to let everyone in the community know that there is an emergency situation. As the plan exists on paper, in the...

Unethical Labor Practices at Fordham?

May 27, 2011

Jennifer Pelly Contributing Writer Published: October 11, 2007 At Fordham University, an institution dedicated to advocating social justice throughout New York City and the world, it’s ironic to...

Is Obesity Gaining Weight?

May 27, 2011

By FAROGHE ANWAR Contributing Writer Published: October 11, 2007 Obesity is becoming a growing concern, especially among our youth today.  With the spread of fast food chains replacing...

Why do the Good Girls Want the Bad Boys?

May 27, 2011

JACKY IEVOLI Staff Writer Published: October 11, 2007 I was feeling a tinge of nostalgia for a time when Gwen Stefani was actually more punk rock (well, kind of) than bubble gum pop, so I did a bit...

My Protest Against Ignorance

May 27, 2011

By SONYA BURLAN Contributing Writer Published: October 11, 2007 On Sept. 29, I attended the protest rally to pull out of Iraq in front of the Capitol in Washington D.C.  Unlike the majority of...

Does Amadinejad have the Right to Speak?

May 27, 2011

By JESSE LERER Staff Writer Published: October 11, 2007 On Sept. 24, nearly every New Yorker was affected in some way by Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad’s visit to the city. Whether...

Free Speech in Four Letters and Four Words

May 27, 2011

What Does Having Freedom of Speech Really Mean? By ANGELICA BRUNETTI Opinions Editor Published: October 11, 2007 I’m all for the expressive value of the F-word and our freedom to use it wherever...

Obama Takes On Manhattan

May 27, 2011

By Ken Lombardi Contributing Writer Published: October 11, 2007 Whether an ardent supporter or a contemptuous detractor of 2008 presidential hopeful Barack Obama, anybody who bore witness...

The Numbers Don’t Lie

By THE OBSERVER EDITORIAL BOARD May 27, 2011

Published: October 11, 2007 New York State Governor Eliot Spitzer chose Fordham College at Lincoln Center (FCLC) to discuss his new children’s healthcare policy and his policy to give driver’s licenses...

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