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Last week, California’s state legislator officially abolished all private prisons in the state, including ICE detention facilities (concentration camps) run by government contracted private corporations. This should be a much …

We all know that the news cycle lately has been filled with stories regarding the current state of immigration in our country. This summer especially it seemed that every time …

No longer will we see students huddled outside of the library taking a cigarette break during a stressful study session.  In January of 2020, UAlbany will be adopting a 100% …

Campus Center restaurants no longer have self-serve drink options. With the exception of Damien’s, the soda machines are turned around, out of student reach. Before, students were able to ask …

Brexit is one of those news stories that, like a Monty Python sketch, seems to get more insane the longer it goes on. Already founded on a premise guaranteed to …

As I write this, the Lungs of the Earth are burning in front of the world’s eyes. The Amazon rainforest has been ravaged by forest fires for the past five …

It’s that time of year again. We are back to school and for many of you, this is your first year of college! I know this is an extremely exciting …

This was going to be an argument. I was going to try and convince you that our government’s use of concentration camps (and I won’t call them anything but) is …

I am thrilled to introduce myself as the new Editor in Chief of the Albany Student Press. It is a great honor to manage this paper which has been around …

Considering the chaos that has transpired during the course of Donald Trump’s presidency, the upcoming 2020 Presidential election brings with it intense anxiety and urgency. This is not to say …