Senior looks back on time as RA

Athena Zinn Staff Writer With the semester coming to an end, many seniors will be completing their time as resident assistants in the dormitories of Fairleigh Dickinson University’s Florham Campus. One such RA is Katrina Elwertowski, a creative writing QUEST major...

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Opinion: The myth of the immigrant criminal

Ore Obiwumi Editor-in-Chief In what is unfortunately the current American political climate, immigration is consistently a topic of major contention. For a nation with such a rich history of legal and illegal immigration, it is unfortunate, though unsurprising, that we have fallen...

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New Jersey resident writes book, grows public policy think tank

James Neidhardt News Editor Despite great financial risk, New Jersey resident James D. Agresti has successfully pursued his goal of creating an online fact-source for public policy issues. He has also written a book, “Rational Conclusions,” which documents evidence for the...

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Opinion: Trump takes away Planned Parenthood funding

Caitlin Nestler Student Voice Editor Last Thursday, while cable news outlets were endlessly talking about the “mother of all bombs” the U.S. military dropped on an ISIS target in Afghanistan, Donald Trump, behind closed doors, quietly signed a bill undoing another...

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Opinion: Christian conservatism is inherently hypocritical

Ore Obiwumi Editor-in-Chief Christian conservatism in the United States is an oxymoron. You cannot be both a good Christian and a strong conservative at once; it creates far too much cognitive dissonance. In order to do so, one would have to...

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Opinion: Trump is no friend to LGBTQ community

Caitlin Nestler Student Voice Editor   At the Republican National Con- vention, Donald Trump managed to do something no other Republican presidential nominee had. He actually said “LGBTQ.” Twice. The convention was a little over a month after a man attacked Pulse,...

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Opinion: Why hasn’t Kaepernick been drafted yet?

Ore Obiwumi Editor-in-Chief   In the midst of the seemingly endless tirade of negative infor- mation about football players, from cases of domestic violence to news about the widespread use of performance-enhancing drugs, Colin Kaepernick shines as a bea- con of positivity. Kaepernick...

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Opinion: On Ted Koppel, the grid and the bomb in our backyard

Mark Tsyrouk Staff Writer   On March 23, I had the great op- portunity to see a lecture by leg- endary broadcast journalist, Ted Koppel. I was a bit too young then - nine years old - to see him on my...

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Opinion: Who knew health care could be so complicated?

Caitlin Nestler Student Voice Editor   Over and over during the presidential campaign, Donald Trump told us we were going to “win so much, we would be tired of winning.” So far, in Trump’s short tenure as president, he seems to be...

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Opinion: Was Donald Trump inspired by Billy Flynn from ‘Chicago’?

Ore Obiwumi Editor-in-Chief   Arguably one of the greatest lessons that we can learn from the 2016 Presidential Election is that our media can be very easily manipulated. All that Donald Trump needed to do was be loud and outlandish, and our television,...

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