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Content from the Opinion section of the Albany Student Press

        Chuck Schumer is taking a step backwards by propagating racism under the guise of virtue signaling. Earlier this month, Schumer voted against Judge Marvin Quattlebaum who …

Two weeks ago, at the open forum for the 2018-2019 Student Association President/Vice presidential candidates, a little kerfuffle was had between vice presidential candidates Alexander O’Leary and Patrick Carrol. In …

    In the 1985 Supreme Court case New Jersey v. T.L.O., two teenage students were caught smoking in their high school bathroom by a teacher and were brought to the …

       Last week’s article supporting a tobacco-free Albany campus, supplemented by fines for smokers, is noble at best. But at its worse, it neglects the reality of smoking: …

     UAlbany is not a tobacco-free campus; therefore, I have moments where I can’t breathe and my chest burns because a fellow student is smoking. UAlbany needs to be …

      Libraries are by far the most common places for students to get their work done. They foster productivity, make students feel smarter, and have helpful resources to …

     His name is Xi Jinping. Officially, he is the General Secretary of the Communist Party in China, the President of China about to start his second term. Unofficially, …

      We’ve seen movement on the political landscape in recent days on the issue of voting rights. This time the suffrage movement is for even younger teenagers being …

As my fourth and final year at the University at Albany winds down, I am excited to bear witness to what should be one of our campus’ most rigorous and …

     SUNY campuses are gun-free zones for everyone but police and criminals. If, God forbid, someone wanted to commit violence against our student body or faculty there would be …