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DeLaria is on a zoom call

“Be Funny. Make Money.”

May 19, 2020

"Orange is the New Black" star Lea DeLaria is the first speaker of what students hope becomes the "Conversation Starters" club.

 Laverne Cox speaking at the New York Times' TimesTalks at the TimesCenter in Midtown Manhattan. (PHOTO BY ALEX MCMENAMIN/THE OBSERVER)

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...

FCLC to Discuss Summer’s Multidimensional Hit Show

October 31, 2013

By MARGARET McCAULEY Staff Writer Published: October 30, 2013 On Thursday, Oct. 31, Fordham Colleg...

ABC’s hit comedy “Modern Family” features notable LGBTQ characters. (Lloren Javier via Flickr)

The Implications of LGBTQ Visibility Drop on TV

October 30, 2013

By ANDREW MILNE Arts & Culture Co-Editor Published: October 30, 2013 It’s clear that this is an important time for the Lesbian, Gay, Trans...

An empty prison in 2007.
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Prisoners Are Entitled to Basic Human Rights

October 3, 2013

By ALISSA FAJEK Staff Writer Published: October 3, 2013 Orange is the New Black, the hit Netflix series starring Fordham College at Lincoln Center's (FCLC) own Taylor Sc...

Taylor Schilling stars as Helen of Troy in Fordham’s main stage production of Euripede’s “The Trojan Woman.” (Photos Courtesy of Gerry Goodstein/Fordham Theater Program)

Fordham’s Taylor Schilling is the New Black

September 23, 2013

By TYLER MARTINS Asst. Arts & Culture Co-Editor Published: September 23, 2013 Before Taylor Schilling was chasing after fabled chickens in prison, fi...