Saturday, September 30, 2023

Editorials

Editorial: Abortion bans attack autonomy

The access to safe abortions is becoming more restricted, as Texas, Idaho, and Tennessee began to enforce “trigger laws” August 25.  As Roe v. Wade was struck down June 24, after the Supreme Court overturned the almost 50-year-old constitutional right...

Editorial: Transgender rights restricted

Transgender individuals are being discriminated against once again, as Missouri lawmakers hosted a public hearing April 21 where they introduced  House Bill 2649. Discussion surrounded the notion that gender-affirming care should not be made available to young adults younger...

EDITORIAL: Brooklyn subway shooting injures many

The students at SUNY Plattsburgh stand in solidarity with the five critically injured individuals, the nearly two dozen injured people and those affected in the mass Brooklyn subway shooting April 12. Right before 8:30 a.m., during the shooting, the...

EDITORIAL: ‘Lake of blood’ protests war

The invasion of Russia into Ukraine is still happening — and Russian residents are now fighting back through protest.  April 7, in Vilnius, Lithuania, a “lake of blood” has been created in front of the Russian embassy, to signify to...

Editorial: Climate restoration calls for action

There is no Planet B.  This is all we have. Therefore, we need to begin to protect it, not with just legislation proposed, but with non-performative activism and practicing sustainability in our everyday lives.  In 2021, the United Nations released a...

EDITORIAL: Woman nominated, Supreme Court

It is time for change.  President Joe Biden nominated Ketanji Brown Jackson to sit on the Supreme Court, Feb. 25. She could be the first Black woman to be appointed and confirmed — a monumental, positive shift for our government,...

EDITORIAL: Bill passes through Senate

Disclaimer: There is strong language and subject material in this article. After more than 200 failed attempts of the U.S. government to pass one of the most important legislations toward righteousness, the Senate finally passed a bill March 7, that...

Editorial: We stand with Ukraine

We are in a time of uncertainty.  Ukraine has now been fighting every day to protect their land from Russia, which is being bombed and destroyed during the most aggressive attack since World War ll.  Ukraine became independent, a sovereign state...

Editorial: In Solidarity with Potsdam

The Students of Plattsburgh stand in solidarity and remembrance of 21-year-old student cellist, Elizabeth Howell, after her untimely death, Feb. 18.  Howell was a music education senior from Patterson, New York, set to graduate this year. She was a gifted...

Editorial: Fredonia students hold protest

Stephen Kershnar, a Philosophy professor at SUNY Fredonia, is under investigation for his comments about pedophilia made during one of his classes.   “Imagine that an adult male wants to have sex with a 12-year-old girl. Imagine that she’s a willing...
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 Plattsburgh highlights Inuit culture

By Nadia Paschal When walking around campus grounds, it is easy to spot all of the artwork that is on display outside of the buildings....

 Community Night returns to campus

By Jayson Gaston Friday, Sept. 22 marked the date for Plattsburgh’s annual Community Night. Residents from Burlington, Vt. and the North Country came together to...

 Clinton Dining Hall spreads joy

By Ella Polynice Chartwells presented a Joyful Event in the Clinton Dining Hall Sept. 19 from 4 to 8 p.m. This event had a special...

African Unity hosts second Afro-Fest

By Kiyanna Noel With different business and a new e-board, African Unity: The African Student Association hosted its second annual Afro-Fest Sept. 23 at the...
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