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I am writing this article in response to an opinion written in the ASP paper by M. Francis Mirro titled, “Stop Asking the Founding Fathers” on February 12. In his …

If you were to ask the President of the United States, Donald Trump, what era in history he believes he’s in, I’d wager there is decent chance he believes we …

Even if you have been following the preliminary stages of the Democratic Primary, Mayor Pete Buttigieg (boot-edge-edge, according to his Twitter bio) of South Bend, Indiana may only be 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 …

The issue of climate change is, without a doubt, the most important issue of our time. The stakes are enormous: if we curtail our carbon emissions and convert the United …

Last week, the internet went into a frenzy over Congresswoman Ilhan Omar’s tweet about the American Israel Public Affairs Committee (AIPAC), a secular Israel advocacy group. In these tweets she …

By Stefan Dela Riva In an unexpected, unity-driven celebration of the United States’ achievements, the State of the Union Address saw President Trump bring together Democrats and Republicans for 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 …

A few weeks ago, New York State passed the Reproductive Health Act. This added the right to an abortion in the New York State constitution, just in case Roe v. …

For decades, New York had an archaic and embarrassing burden: it’s voting laws were some of the oldest and most restrictive in the United States. Options to vote were limited. …