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Scarramucci: Reality TV in the Age of Trump

Scarramucci: Reality TV in the Age of Trump

January 23, 2019


Filed under Opinion

With the times changing, and politicians becoming less formal, I could imagine a future in which we see more of this politician-television personality occur.

Women in Politics

Women in Politics

January 23, 2019


Filed under From the Desk, Opinion

By Helen Stevenson Kamala Harris, Elizabeth Warren, Kirsten Gillibrand and Tulsi Gabbard are all running for president in 2020: an unprecedented amount of women so early in the election cycle. Being a woman in politics is impressive, inspiring and super cool. What is not super cool is the way ...

Ocasio-Cortez and the New Guard Enter Congress

Ocasio-Cortez and the New Guard Enter Congress

January 23, 2019


Filed under Opinion

"Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez is just one of many newly elected politicians who must step up to the plate and implement realistic, progressive solutions."

Ambiguity and Accountability are Incompatible

Ambiguity and Accountability are Incompatible

January 23, 2019


Filed under Editorial, Opinion

For many, the Catholic Church is a place of guidance, support and comfort. To say the continuing developments regarding the sexual abuse of minors by clergy members is disheartening and infuriating is a vast understatement. Fordham University and the USA Northeast Province must have more transparency...

Keep Liberal Arts Education to Cultivate Communities Across the Nation

Keep Liberal Arts Education to Cultivate Communities Across the Nation

January 23, 2019


Filed under Opinion

At the end of the day, we, as Fordham students, must re-emphasize the importance of the liberal arts, and be grateful that we go to a school where that’s an option for us.

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.

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