The Observer

No Callbacks, No Tickets, Show Canceled: Ditching Performative Activism

No Callbacks, No Tickets, Show Canceled: Ditching Performative Activism

October 16, 2019

Some facets of social justice, it seems, have lost their intellectual fire and retired to the often frivolous, repetitive echo chamber that is social media. Since when did social justice become about being social, and not about being just?

Amazon’s Pull-Out Couched in NYC’s Best Interest

Amazon’s Pull-Out Couched in NYC’s Best Interest

February 19, 2019

Amazon’s Feb. 14 announcement that the company would cancel its plans was the happy ending New York never saw coming.

Staff Editorial: Fordham Fails Black Students

Staff Editorial: Fordham Fails Black Students

February 6, 2019

New York may be our campus, but it certainly doesn’t look like our school.

Staff Editorial: Students of Parkland: We Hear You

Staff Editorial: Students of Parkland: We Hear You

February 28, 2018

In the wake of America’s most recent school shooting, an increasing number of young people, includ...

Actress/Activist Laverne Cox Speaks on her Career and Fight for Equality

Actress/Activist Laverne Cox Speaks on her Career and Fight for Equality

September 22, 2015

By ALEXA MCMENAMIN Opinions Co-Editor When I told my friends that I was seeing Laverne Cox – simp...