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MBS: TIME’s Person of a Very Bad Year

MBS: TIME’s Person of a Very Bad Year

December 5, 2018


Filed under Opinion

I think Mohammad Bin Salman, known as MBS, has been not only an influential figure this year, but also, on a more philosophical level, the year itself distilled into human form.

U.S. Must Aid Ukraine in Resistance Against Russia

U.S. Must Aid Ukraine in Resistance Against Russia

December 5, 2018


Filed under Opinion

We cannot turn our backs on Europe now, lest we risk upending the democratic consensus which has brought peace and prosperity to a troubled corner of the world.

U.K. Wins The Brexit Battle, Not the War

U.K. Wins The Brexit Battle, Not the War

December 5, 2018


Filed under Opinion

Will the economy of the U.K. be extremely interrupted, or will business carry on as usual?

Keep Representing the LGBTQ+ Community in Media

Keep Representing the LGBTQ+ Community in Media

December 5, 2018


Filed under Opinion

While the media industry has taken recent strides towards increasing the representation of minority groups in society, if these initiatives had been taken up earlier, marginalized communities may not be so oppressed.

A Historically Cold Thanksgiving Should Not Gobble Up Climate Change Issues

A Historically Cold Thanksgiving Should Not Gobble Up Climate Change Issues

December 5, 2018


Filed under Opinion

The jarringly cold weather experienced by many this past Thanksgiving represents the tip of the iceberg in terms of climate change related weather issues that will affect us if we do not take the necessary steps to slow the damage we are causing to our planet.

Looking Back, Looking Ahead

December 5, 2018


Filed under Editorial, Opinion

In bidding farewell to The Fordham Ram, the editorial board wishes the absolute best for the incoming Volume 101 staff. We know the Fordham community is in good hands.

A Century of Excellence at The Ram

A Century of Excellence at The Ram

December 5, 2018


Filed under From the Desk, Opinion

I hope future generations of Ram writers look back to what we did and feel we made the best sense of everything as we could. More importantly, I hope those future generations get to enjoy the bond we’ve been so fortunate to share.

Trans Women: Not the Victoria’s Secret Fantasy?

Trans Women: Not the Victoria’s Secret Fantasy?

November 28, 2018


Filed under Opinion

Measurements and gender-identity hold a very different influence in our modernity, in contrast to the modeling world of the past, and it is time we see models like Graham and trans women gain their wings.

Article 13 Hurts YouTube and its Creators

Article 13 Hurts YouTube and its Creators

November 28, 2018


Filed under Opinion

It is unreasonable to expect creators to own every single aspect of their videos, as unreasonable as it is to assume every YouTube creator is making videos for the sake of profit.

Juul Regulations are Good for the Youth

Juul Regulations are Good for the Youth

November 28, 2018


Filed under Opinion

While many current users need a bigger push to end their Juul love affair, the regulations will hopefully find success in preventing new flirtations.

Touchdown on Mars: What InSight’s Feat Means for Humanity

Touchdown on Mars: What InSight’s Feat Means for Humanity

November 28, 2018


Filed under Opinion

While the InSight mission is a big deal in that it is exploring uncharted territory, we should certainly temper our expectations on its implications, especially in the short term.

Amazon’s Acropolis Will Hurt NYC Residents

Amazon’s Acropolis Will Hurt NYC Residents

November 28, 2018


Filed under Opinion

Amazon made the search for its second headquarters an unparalleled public spectacle, pitting states and cities against each other in a brawl to bag the big prize.

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