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Up-close shot of Bernie Sanders smiling in glasses and a white collar shirt

FCLC Students Respond to Bernie’s Lasting Political Impact

May 13, 2020

Despite the future appearing bleak, I do not believe that we should give up.

Make the Democrats Win Again

December 9, 2017

After a bruising defeat in the 2016 presidential election to the most unpopular presidential candidat...

Following the inauguration of President Trump many have taken to the streets to show their displeasure. (Scottmontreal/Flickr)

Don’t Mourn, Organize!

January 25, 2017

By LINDSAY POULOS Contributing Writer I’ve been having a hard time this week knowing that thi...

Detecting Fake News: Our Newest Responsiblity

December 11, 2016

Since Donald Trump went from being Republican Party Nominee to President-elect, those who saw his victory as a...

How to Get Away With Voting

December 8, 2016

By REESE RAVNER Features Co-Editor To what length would you go to ensure the fulfillment of your civic duty? This election season, Elodie H...


Anti-Trump Protests Attract Students

November 16, 2016

Michael Appler, Fordham College at Lincoln Center (FCLC) ’19, said that what he saw on the night of No...

Clinton is the Best Option for the Future We Envision

November 4, 2016

By OBSERVER STAFF Despite our individual political convictions, the editorial board of the Fordham O...

Katz gave a talk on masculinity in politics at Fordham Lincoln Center.  (STEPHAN KOZUB/THE OBSERVER)

Jackson Katz Discusses White Masculinity, Trump and the 2016 Election

October 20, 2016

For those following the presidential election, the most important issues may be immigration policies, ta...

The Millennial Voice Matters More Than Ever

October 13, 2016

By OBSERVER STAFF On Nov. 8, over 69.2 million millennials will be eligible to vote. However, ...

Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump speaks to supporters at a rally at Fountain Park in Fountain Hills, Ariz., on Saturday, March 19, 2016. Arizona holds its presidential primary on Tuesday. (Allen J. Schaben/ Los Angeles Times/TNS)

Put Our Safety First; Protect the Right to Leave

April 22, 2016

By KATHY YOO Staff Writer When Donald Trump triumphed in seven states in the Super Tuesday Republica...

Jeremy Corbyn campaigning in Margate on September 5th 2015. The growing popularity of Bernie Sanders in the U.S. and the rise of Jeremy Corbyn as leader of the opposition in the UK indicates a shift in public opinion away from a strictly capitalist economy. (PHOTO COURTESY OF CHRIS BECKETT VIA FLICKR)

Socialism is Not as Evil as We May Think

October 6, 2015

By JOHN MCCULLOUGH Contributing Writer Three months ago, Jeremy Corbyn was almost denied entry into ...

Leighton Magoon, president of USG, working in the club's office, located on the second floor of Lowenstein. (ANA FOTA/THE OBSERVER)

USG Election Season Kicks Off at LC

September 13, 2015

BY ANA FOTA News Co-Editor It’s election season at Fordham Lincoln Center, as students interes...