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Local Nonprofit POTS Continues to Serve Bronx Community During Pandemic
Mateo & Sliwa Vie for Republican Nomination in Mayoral Primary

Mateo & Sliwa Vie for Republican Nomination in Mayoral Primary

April 21, 2021

Republican mayoral candidates are much less likely to win the general election. New York City, a historically Democratic city, has regularly elected Democratic mayors. The last NYC mayor to hold a Republican status for their full term was Rudy Giuliani between 1994 and 2001. Prior to Giuliani, NYC elected Democratic mayors for two full decades. Michael Bloomberg, Giuliani’s successor, was only Republican for the first six years of his 12-year service. 

Fordham Professor Mark Naison Describes a Lifetime of Radical Activism

Fordham Professor Mark Naison Describes a Lifetime of Radical Activism

April 21, 2021

Dr. Mark Naison of Fordham University has a crucial piece of advice for his students: “You’re a much happier person if you’re working for justice.”

RHA Hosts Eighth Annual Fordham Dance Marathon

RHA Hosts Eighth Annual Fordham Dance Marathon

April 21, 2021

The event raises donations for the Andrew McDonough B+ (“Be Positive”) Foundation, an organization that provides funding for research on pediatric cancer. This year, FDM raised over $92 million for the charity organization, according to the official FDM Instagram page.

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Swifties: Victims of Internalized Misogyny

Swifties: Victims of Internalized Misogyny

April 21, 2021

Taylor Swift has now dominated the music industry for more than a decade. Revered as a role model for her poise and grace, Swift is surely one of the public’s most beloved celebrities — but this wasn’t always the case.

Vaccine Passports: Tools for Herd Immunity

Vaccine Passports: Tools for Herd Immunity

April 21, 2021

The requirement of vaccine passports will likely provide an additional incentive for people to receive the coronavirus vaccine.

New York’s Millionaire Tax Is a Step in the Right Direction

New York’s Millionaire Tax Is a Step in the Right Direction

April 21, 2021

It is difficult to fathom any possible downsides to the millionaire tax.

Biden’s Troop Withdrawal May Withdraw National Respect

Biden’s Troop Withdrawal May Withdraw National Respect

April 21, 2021

With so many contentious foreign relationships, now could not be a worse time to withdraw troops from Afghanistan, as the move, although well-intentioned for the safety and security of our armed forces, projects weakness when the nation is already at its most vulnerable.

Expansion of Vaccine Eligibility is the Right Move

Expansion of Vaccine Eligibility is the Right Move

April 21, 2021

The expansion of vaccine eligibility should be supported because the only way to get back to normal is through herd immunity, which is achieved through mass vaccination.

Moving Toward a Better Normal

Moving Toward a Better Normal

April 21, 2021

In the past few weeks, stories of mass shootings and gun violence began to dominate our newsfeeds. These events are a horrific reminder that the American “normal,” as much as we miss it, was far from perfect.

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Sal Natale Serves Love Amidst the Pandemic at Pugsley Pizza

Sal Natale Serves Love Amidst the Pandemic at Pugsley Pizza

April 21, 2021

Sal Natale founded Pugsley Pizza in 1986. (Courtesy of Facebook)

NYBG Presents “Kusama: Cosmic Nature” by Yayoi Kusama

NYBG Presents “Kusama: Cosmic Nature” by Yayoi Kusama

April 21, 2021

“Kusama: Cosmic Nature” finally opens at the New York Botanical Gardens.

BROCKHAMPTON Releases Its Sixth Album “ROADRUNNER: NEW LIGHT, NEW MACHINE”

BROCKHAMPTON Releases Its Sixth Album “ROADRUNNER: NEW LIGHT, NEW MACHINE”

April 21, 2021

BROCKHAMPTON released its sixth album on April 9, 2021 with features from Danny Brown, JPEGMAFIA, A$AP Rocky, A$AP Ferg and more!

Sláinte: Fordham Irish Dance Presents Sixth Annual Irish Night Performance

Sláinte: Fordham Irish Dance Presents Sixth Annual Irish Night Performance

April 21, 2021

Sláinte, Fordham’s Irish Dance team, virtually premiered their sixth annual Irish Night.

J Balvin and Khalid Join Forces on Showstopping Bilingual Track

J Balvin and Khalid Join Forces on Showstopping Bilingual Track

April 21, 2021

J Balvin (left) and Khalid (right) team up to produce their joint single “Otra Noche Sin Ti.”

Combating Dangerous Narratives During Autism Acceptance Month

Combating Dangerous Narratives During Autism Acceptance Month

April 21, 2021

This week on Kat's Mental Health column, Kat examines the historically problematic nature of Autism Awareness Month and how to remedy these issues.

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Moving Toward a Better Normal

April 21, 2021

In the past few weeks, stories of mass shootings and gun violence began to dominate our newsfeeds. These events are a horrific reminder that the American “normal,” as much as we miss it, was far from perfect.

Vaccines Will End the Pandemic

April 14, 2021

We’ve struggled through the COVID-19 pandemic for the past year, and vaccination is our best shot at reaching its end.

Lack of Spring Break Affects Students’ Mental Health

March 31, 2021

Spring break, while posing a logistics nightmare for Fordham, offers us a chance to step away from our schoolwork, sleep in and focus on ourselves. Without that week of relaxation, students are struggling.

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