The Student Voice of Fordham Lincoln Center

The Observer

The Student Voice of Fordham Lincoln Center

The Observer

The Student Voice of Fordham Lincoln Center

The Observer


A protester raises her hands in the street as police use tear gas to try to take control of the scene near a Ferguson Police Department squad car after protesters lit it on fire on Tuesday, Nov. 25, 2014, in the wake of the grand jury decision not to indict officer Darren Wilson in the shooting death of Ferguson, Mo., teen Michael Brown. (Anthony Souffle / Chicago Tribune/TNS)

Losing Faith in the Criminal Justice System

December 22, 2014
As of Nov. 25, the case of Darren Wilson’s fatal shooting of Michael Brown reached a verdict before the grand jury: no indictment. Similarly, on Dec. 3, in the case of Eric Garner vs. Officer Daniel Pantaleo, the grand jury followed the harmful precedent set in Ferguson, Mo.

Why Not Michael Brown?

September 14, 2014
Does our system simply not work, or does it work exactly the way it was intended to?
Angela Luis/The Observer

We Must Implement New Housing and Programs For The Homeless

April 16, 2014
There are not enough shelters and public housing facilities to accommodate the rising number of homeless people and families.
(Angela Luis/The Observer)

Malaysia Airlines Text Was Cold And Unnecessary

March 30, 2014
When it comes to human contact, there are just certain things which are considered unacceptable, and transmitting tragic news over text message falls squarely into that realm.
Victoria Von Ancken/The Observer

Internships: Valuable Experience or Exploitation?

March 12, 2014
Internships are important for us college students as they give us an insight into what we can picture ourselves doing in the future.
Angela Luis/The Observer

The Catholic Church is Being Hypocritical

February 12, 2014
The Catholic men and women who are taking it upon themselves to fire hard-working and respected teachers for simply being gay are betraying the faith that they claim to adhere to.
Load More Stories

Comments (0)

The Observer reserves the right to remove any comments that contain any of the following: threats or harassment, hateful language and/or slurs, spam (including advertisements unrelated to the topic of a given post), and incoherent phrasing. See the Community Guidelines page under the About tab for more information. Please allow up to a few days for submitted comments to be approved.
All The Observer Picks Reader Picks Sort: Newest