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  • Jun 28 / 2016
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Victoria Noble: Gun rights are not absolute

As I watched the nation’s response to the latest wave of gun violence, a lesson on rights taught by my philosophy GSI during my sophomore year came to mind. Rights are great, he effectively said. The problem is that everyone has them. When two people’s rights conflict, in a sense, they cancel out the imperative [...]

  • Jun 28 / 2016
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STATEMENT FROM GOV.ANDREW M. CUOMO DEMANDING THAT CONGRESS CLOSE THE TERROR GAP

ALBANY, N.Y., Dec. 6 – Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo issued the following press release: “As if it weren’t common-sense enough, it is clearer now than ever that members of Congress can no longer sit on their hands and shirk their responsibility to protect the American people – they must close the terror gap. This loophole does nothing more than [...]