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Fordham Students To Rally for Walkout Against Gun Violence

March 12, 2018

On March 14 at 10 a.m., Fordham Lincoln Center students will join over 2,000 campuses around the world...

Rev. Al Sharpton spoke on Feb. 26 in Keating Hall at an event hosted by the Fordham Libertarians. (COLIN SHEELEY/THE OBSERVER)

A Selfie, a Troll and the Issues That Matter to Al Sharpton

March 8, 2018

It was as strange as the Facebook event made it sound. “In pursuit of broadening political dialogue,...

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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...

Teens For Gun Reform protests in Washington, D.C., after the Feb. 2018 shooting in Parkland, Florida.

Rethinking the Gun Debate

February 25, 2018

As I reflect on the recent tragedy in Parkland, Fla., I can’t help but think of how little progres...

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Fordham Responds to Las Vegas Shooting

October 4, 2017

Following the mass shooting in Las Vegas on Monday that left at least 58 people killed and 515 wounde...

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Gun Control Efforts Are Futile and Misguided

May 1, 2014

By DYLAN REILLY Asst. Opinions Editor Published: May 1, 2014 The right to bear arms is under fire as per usual and by none other than Michael...


Shame on You, Senate

May 2, 2013

By KAMRUN NESA Staff Writer Published: April 29, 2013 The apt phrase "shame on you" echoed am...

Texas College Shooting Prompts Look at Gun Control Issue

January 23, 2013

By MARIA FISCHER Asst. Opinions Co-Editor Published: January 22, 2013 Like many aspiring journalists with the desire to stay informed, I signed up for news alerts to be sent to my phone. Before my afternoon...

A mourner pays tribute to those killed in the massacre at a movie screening of The Dark Night Rises in Aurora, CO. (Courtesy of Mark Boster/LA Times/MCT)

Revisiting Gun Control for Fall Elections

August 22, 2012

Recent Surge in Gun Violence Proves that Weapon Use Needs Stronger Regulation By NINA GUIDICE Staff Writer Publ...