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The ban on plastic bags is crucial and paramount to the sustainability of our environment. While the usage of these bags is convenient, they are systematically killing our planet. In …

On February 14th, Amazon cancelled their plans of building a headquarters in Long Island City, Queens due to intense protest from residents, workers, and politicians. Many were outraged over the …

After a ten year long battle between sexual assault advocates and institutions like the Catholic Church and the Boy Scouts of America, many advocates were relieved when the Child Victims …

    I disagree with the notion that Chuck Schumer’s conduct by not voting for Judge Marvin Quattlebaum, a white judge, is racist. A CNN report stated Schumer voted against …

State voters rejected plans for a constitutional convention last Tuesday, a ballot initiative which had received vocal opposition from United University Professions but little noticeable interest from students. Had voters …

By Hannah Brigida Infantado November 23, 2015 Non-fiction writer Ginger Strand visited the University at Albany for a special seminar coordinated by the New York State Writers Institute. On Thursday, …

Kevin Mercado: November 17, 2015   Let’s talk about race. At face value, it’s only a social construct. We created it. Now in the case of the SUNY Plattsburgh “racist” …

Meghan Mahar: November 17, 2015   Last week, controversy surrounded SUNY Plattsburgh concerning the image on the front page of its school’s paper, Cardinal Points. The story, with the headline …