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Not a King’s Court

Not a King’s Court

March 31, 2019

Patrick Moquin, assistant sports and health editor, looks back on women’s basketball’s incredible season and highlights their unappreciated talent.

‘Monologue Q’ Sets Stage for Empowerment

‘Monologue Q’ Sets Stage for Empowerment

February 12, 2019

"The Vagina Monologues" quickly turned into an award-winning play that inspired women’s empowerment. However, its lack of diversity prompted three Fordham students to start their own production.

We the People Demand Equal Rights

We the People Demand Equal Rights

March 14, 2018

Why should we the people of the United States be treated equally in the eye of the law? Is it because w...

Dahlia’s Flowers

February 22, 2016

By JESSICA VITOVITCH Co-Literary Editor Three blood orange martinis, And a sunset drive down Broadway Saccharine taste on the tongue and eyes perched with gold, A beating...

Fordham and United Nations Host Event on Women, Creativity and Memory of Slavery

Fordham and United Nations Host Event on Women, Creativity and Memory of Slavery

October 15, 2015

By SRI STEWART Arts/Culture Editor In history books, the memory of slavery is often recalled through...

21, Overweight, Balding and Acne Prone

September 10, 2015

By JESSICA VITOVITCH Co-Literary Editor For my part-time job, I listen. Technically, I bag groceries ...

Social Media Helps the Fight Against Rape Culture

September 23, 2013

By ALISSA FAJEK Staff Writer Published: September 23, 2013 Every two minutes someone in the United States is sexually assaulted. This adds up to 207, 754 victims of sexual assault annually, according to the Rape, Abuse and Incest National Network. The numbers are inexplicably high but, as much as I hate to admit it, th...

Are Females Getting Their Fair Share in the Gaming Industry?

November 28, 2012

By NICHOLAS MILANES Blog Editor Published: November 27, 2012 If it wasn’t clear long ago that video gaming, as a creative medium and as a form of entertainment, has been a boys’ club for the majority of its lifespan, then the past year has made it common knowledge. Gaming news in 2012 has been a veritable processio...

FCLC Ladies … It’s Time to Whip It Out

May 28, 2011

There’s No Time for Timidity on the Dating Scene CAROLYN WALTHER Contributing Writer Published: October 25, 2007 Few things command attention, ignite controversy or inspire art with the same unstoppable force as female sexuality. Whether oppressed or glorified, it remains at the epicenter of the societal mind. All tha...