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The Dec. 7 incident at Rodrigue’s Coffee House has reignited the free speech debate at Fordham. (ANDREW BEECHER/THE OBSERVER)

What Counts as Free Speech?

January 25, 2018

Free speech is a term that seems to appear in every other news article in recent cycles. In everything...

United Student Government at Lincoln Center (USGLC) is one of the three main student governing bodies at Fordham. (JESSI CARLUCCI/THE OBSERVER)

Has Fordham Destroyed Student Representation?

October 26, 2017

What is the difference between student government in high school and college? In high school, your c...

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Why We Can’t End Racism

October 5, 2017

I want to start this article with an extremely unpopular opinion: we are all, to some degree, racist. W...

The last semester saw numerous protests on campus at Lincoln Center.

What Can We Expect from Fordham this Year?

August 30, 2017

As the fall semester comes to a start and the hallways at Fordham come back to life with fresh faces,...

Several controversies at Fordham this academic year have led some students to lose confidence in the university. (ELIZABETH LANDRY/The Observer)

Should Students Have a Vote of No Confidence at Fordham?

May 10, 2017

This last academic year has been plagued by a multitude of issues on campus that have made many of u...


We Need To #Findourgirls

April 22, 2017

In March, the D.C. Metro Police Department released over a dozen files of missing girls, all of whom ...


The Low Attendance Rates Plaguing Fordham

March 29, 2017

Fordham Lincoln Center proudly boasts a vast array of clubs and activities spread throughout the week and...

Many players around the NBA rose to support Charles Oakley after his negative treatment by the New York Knicks organization. (PHOTO COURTESY OF KEITH ALLISON VIA FLICKR)

Fordham Students Weigh in on the Charles Oakley Dilemma

February 24, 2017

The New York Knicks have become the epitome of a hyper-dysfunctional sports franchise. They have had...

How Can We Move Forward?

February 8, 2017

In 1916, Rosa Luxemburg declared that a world ravaged by war, disease and the rise of far-right po...

A media frenzy occurs after President Trump calls out press for promoting

In the Age of Trump, Keep Watch for “Fake News”

January 25, 2017

Following President Barack Obama’s farewell address in Chicago that called for Americans to come together...

Regardless of Trump, The Electoral College Should Remain

Regardless of Trump, The Electoral College Should Remain

November 16, 2016

In the most recent presidential election we were faced with a situation in which one candidate secured...

Students from both the Lincoln Center and Rose Hill campuses can join intramural leagues in order to stay active without the responsibilities of a college sports team. (ALLY WHITE/FORDHAM SPORTS)

Stay Active with Fordham Intramural Sports

November 16, 2016

While the Lincoln Center campus is known to be Fordham’s home for the liberal arts including dance...