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The story of the refugee caravan traveling through Mexico is one of profound desperation and sadness. Thousands of refugees are making the long journey to the United States after fleeing …

One of my favorite restaurants off campus is Tanpopo Ramen, located at 893 Broadway, Albany, NY 12207. I’m from the city, and one of the things I value the most …

In 1868, following the Civil War and the abolition of slavery, the United States ratified the 14th Amendment, defining citizen as a right of birth and guaranteeing equal protection under …

        This is how low we’ve sunk. In 2018, we have a president so thoroughly unconcerned with the ramifications of his actions it borderlines on sociopathic. President Donald Trump’s rhetoric …

On October 27, 2018, the worst Anti-Semitic shooting in American history rocked our country. A lone gunman entered the Tree of Life Synagogue in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania wielding an AR-15 rifle …

I have been a student at the University at Albany for more than two years now. Like any school, the university has its issues and, while I, like everyone, have …

Taylor Swift has never been one to publicly comment on politics. Until now. The popstar, who is currently doing her sold-out world tour, took to Instagram on Oct. 7 with …

Brett Kavanaugh, the Supreme Court nominee now infamous for sexual assault allegations made against him, is officially a Supreme Court Justice. Despite a personal defense that could have only been …

Have you ever tried to explain calculus to an English major? How about the underlying themes of Macbeth to a math major? It’s about as tough as grinding your molars …

The University at Albany’s website gives us a description for the student activity fee: It “funds the groups, programs, and activities of the Student Association. This fee is mandatory for …