Opinions

Regardless of Trump, The Electoral College Should Remain

In the most recent presidential election we were faced with a situation in which one candidate secured the majority of electoral votes while the other won the popular vote.

Democrats Must Move Left or Die

In the early hours of Nov. 9, Donald J. Trump was declared the winner of the 2016 presidential election. This was a result completely unexpected by most of the media and the Democratic Party.

We Must Stand With Standing Rock

A live Facebook video feed from protester Atsa E’sha Hoferer, on Oct. 27 showed a long line of protesters face-to-face with police in riot gear attempting to push the protesters back.

On the Issues: Final Thoughts

As the election season winds to a close, the time has come to judge each candidate based on their record, temperment, and positions in total. In this column, we deliver our final verdicts.

The Complexity of the Asian-American Identity

When I first saw the New York Times article titled, “An Open Letter to the Woman Who Told My Family to Go Back to China” pop up on my Facebook newsfeed, I was delighted.

Clinton is the Best Option for the Future We Envision

Despite our individual political convictions, the editorial board of the Fordham Observer holds the collective vision of a more socially-forward political climate.

Should We Say Black Or African American?

“What’s the difference between Black and African-American?" This question first popped into my head in my first semester of community college.

On the Issues: Drug Policy

We review the candidates' stances on drug polices and the war on drugs.

The Millennial Voice Matters More Than Ever

It is irresponsible for millennials to not register to vote.

For Organized Labor, India Points the Way Forward

On Sept. 2, between 150 and 180 million Indian workers walked out of their jobs.