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Millennials Can Save the GOP- If They, You Know, Want To

By Aaron DeVera. Selfies and social media won’t be enough; to attract millennials, the GOP needs some wins.

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On the Growth of the Hackathon Culture

By Kenny Durkin. Hackathons are probably the best extracurriculars currently out there for student entrepreneurs, designers, programmers, engineers, and builders in general. Here’s why Fordham should be taking part.

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China’s Chechnya? Why There is More to Xinjiang Than Terrorism

By Mostafa Elmadboly. The Chinese government has labeled the March 1st stabbings at the Kunming Railway Station as the “Chinese 9/11”. By the Chinese identifying Uyghur separatism as a terrorist movement, there is now more at stake than Uyghur independence.

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In the CAR, the Causes Go Beyond Religion, the Implications Beyond Africa

Since the coup d’état of François Bozizé’s government by Séléka forces in March 2013, Central African Republic has descended into a state of chaos, and a far-reaching humanitarian crisis has…..

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Halting Russia Begins With Economics

By Michael Billotti. If we want to shorten the Russian interference on European energy sources, then we must plan for the long-term.

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Where Michael Sam Fits into Locker Room Culture

By Jake Grogan. How an NFL team gets along in the locker room no doubt can affect team performance. So where will Michael Sam fit in?

The Right’s Governing Problem

It comes as no surprise that the Republican Party has been labeled the party of ‘no’ over the past four years.  A party once ruled by established, pragmatic, old school…..

FPR Interviews – CNN Anchor Don Lemon

In a systemically polarized country plagued by an agenda-motivated media, Don Lemon sets the standard for what could be – and what may be – the closest example of objective…..

The Return of Scott Brown

Perhaps future textbooks in electoral politics will label 2014 the year of red state anxiety. Given the vulnerability of Democratic incumbents in the Senate, this might not be too outlandish…..

Cracked up on Commodities

By Dylan DeMartino. Commodity-dependent models don’t just hurt state independence, but can lead to inefficient political fracture.

We Accept Mastercard, Visa and Bitcoins

Meze Grille is a restaurant in midtown Manhattan only a couple of blocks from Fordham’s Lincoln Centre campus. The food there is great but this restaurant gains more attention for…..

Currency War

Comparing Perspectives from Developed and Emerging Markets At the February G20 summit in Moscow, Bank of Japan Governor Masaaki Shirakawa said, “At this meeting, IMF and many other participants said…..

The Crimean Crisis and What’s Next for Ukraine

  What started off as anti-government protests against ousted Ukrainian President Viktor Yanukovych several months ago has escalated to a Russian takeover of the Crimean Peninsula in Southern Ukraine. Both…..

Why Donetsk Will Be Next

Earlier today, a mass protest was held in the eastern Ukranian city of Donetsk, reminiscent of the protests that occurred in the weeks previous in Kiev. But besides sharing the…..

On the Growth of the Hackathon Culture

By Kenny Durkin. Hackathons are probably the best extracurriculars currently out there for student entrepreneurs, designers, programmers, engineers, and builders in general. Here’s why Fordham should be taking part.

The Case for Divestment

Divestment is a useful tool for college activists and organizers to propagate their climate change messages. By John Craig.
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