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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 …

After months of shifting viewpoints and newfound support from the likes of Governor Andrew Cuomo, the future of recreational marijuana in New York is again uncertain. As the legislative winds …

    Politically correct (PC) is a pejorative term. It is used negatively throughout conservative news media to demonstrate the “oppressive” nature of the far-left. In fact, Matthew Noyes, the …

     I don’t agree with the scaling of the student activity fee. The fee in 2017-2018 was $110 (per semester?) for students taking 12 or more credits, $82.50 for …

    The University at Albany surpassed my expectations in the quality of education, extra-curricular opportunities, and the friends I’ve made. At the same time, the university is dominated by …

Parkfest 2018 was last weekend, and was once again dominated by hip-hop/rap acts. This has been the case for almost a decade; the last time that the event had a …