The Student Voice of Fordham Lincoln Center

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The Student Voice of Fordham Lincoln Center

The Observer

The Student Voice of Fordham Lincoln Center

The Observer

AMY BUCKNAM, Staff Writer

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Despite the stereotype, housewives can be feminists just as working women can. (Chris Ware/Lexington Herald-Leader/MCT)

Feminism Exists Everywhere—Even at Home

April 3, 2013

The cover story of the March 25 edition of New York Magazine by Lisa Miller is titled “The Feminist Housewife.” It's about “a new breed of modern women” that choose to stay at home while their...

Kate Upton on the cover of the recent Sports Illustrated Swimsuit issue. (Courtesy of Sports Illustrated)

Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Edition: A Long Tradition of Gawking

February 24, 2013

In case you haven’t heard, or haven’t had the opportunity to gawk at the newsstands, Sports Illustrated recently released its annual swimsuit issue with model Kate Upton on the cover.  Upton is...

This woman jumped off a bridge because her friends told her to. And it was the most anti-climactic experience of her life. (Jason Wambsgans/Chicago Tribune/MCT)

Dear Freud, Mommy Made Me a Wimp

September 19, 2012

Every time life presents me with some adventurous opportunity to “grab life by the balls” and all of those other clichés, everything in my being tells me to go for it.  I think to myself, “When...

Kevin Devine, FCLC ’01, has gone on to have a successful career in music after attending Fordham. (Courtesy of Kevin Devine)

Kevin Devine Finds Success in Music After Fordham

May 2, 2012

Standing behind the merchandise table at Best Buy Theatre in Times Square after his set, Kevin Devine happily greets a line of eager fans stretching across the room.  One fan mentions Fordham and...

Planned Parenthood: Protecting Women’s Rights

Planned Parenthood: Protecting Women’s Rights

February 16, 2012

The initial decision of Susan G. Komen for the Cure, America’s leading breast cancer organization, to pull funding from Planned Parenthood has since been reversed due to massive backlash from the...

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