Social justice orgs unite for Israeli-Palestinian peace

By BETHAN JOHNSON – 8 years ago

Touching on the controversial climate at Vassar surrounding issues concerning Israeli-Palestinian relations, leaders of the BDS movement Rebecca Vilkomerson and Hind Awwad hosted a panel advocating for their cause and…

New execution methods fuel contempt for death penalty

By DELANEY FISCHER – 8 years ago

Trigger Warning: This article graphically describes several botched executions and execution methods. Controversial political topics have been constantly weaving their way in and out of the news. From the Hobby…

Jail expansion chance to re-evaluate justice

By AIDAN KAHN – 9 years ago

Republicans in the Dutchess County Legislature are fighting for a $184 million expansion to the county jail. Currently, an average of nearly 200 inmates are housed in other counties on…