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Haben Girma: A Deafblind Graduated From Harvard

Haben Girma: A Deafblind Graduated From Harvard

Xiaoying Mei, Reporter

January 16, 2018


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What is the life of a deafblind supposed to look like? Maybe he or she can not go to school or work because of the disability. He or she might have no access to a lot of entertainment. Despite all these challenges, Haben Girma lives her life in a fantastic way which is beyond our imagination. Habe...

The Liberal Dillema

The Liberal Dillema

Waras Yaqub, Reporter

January 16, 2018


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We are currently witnessing the cannibalistic nature of the left. Although I pride myself on being a socialist, there are many issues with today’s left. Instead of siding with each other, liberals tend to berate and destroy their own even if sabotage is obvious. The most dangerous wing of the left...

Why Are We So Violent?

Why Are We So Violent?

Xin Chen, Reporter

January 16, 2018


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The last month has been a period of unrest for many. It was probably the first time for all of us at FDR to experience two bomb threats within one week. At Lincoln High School three students were stabbed during a fight, and at Fort Hamilton High School a student spotted another with a gun in the schoo...

The Fermi Paradox

The Fermi Paradox

Muhammad Ahsan, Reporter

January 16, 2018


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Are we the only living things in the entire universe? The observable universe is about 90 billion light-years in diameter. There are at least one hundred billion galaxies, each with one hundred to one thousand billion stars. Recently, we've learned that planets are very common too. And, there are prob...

Forensic Science Cracked Cold Case

Forensic Science Cracked Cold Case

Chae-ann Lawrence, Reporter

January 16, 2018


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What would we do without Forensic Science? It's important to realize that forensic evidence is important in cracking cases, as well as identifying criminals. Forensics helped to solve the cold case of Karen Klaas. The brutal murder of this young woman occurred on January 30th 1976. Karen Klaas was the...

The Cruelty Underneath Scientific Progress

The Cruelty Underneath Scientific Progress

Xin Chen, Reporter

November 26, 2017


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Living under the Information Age, many of us take the benefits of science for granted.  While our knowledge advanced significantly in various scientific fields over the last two centuries, we pay little attention to how we got here.  Notwithstanding the emphasis that humanism placed a profound influence...

The Nuclear Problem

The Nuclear Problem

Mohammad Rahman, Reporter

November 26, 2017


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The Nuclear Age began on July 16th, 1945, in the New Mexico desert when the U.S tested their first atomic weapon. Three weeks later a bomb was dropped on the Japanese city of Hiroshima, three days later another one was dropped on the city of Nagasaki. The weapons instantly killed nearly 200,000 people...

Discrimination In The Law Field

Discrimination In The Law Field

Xiaoying Mei, Reporter

November 26, 2017


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According to the data released by the American Bar Association in 2017, for the first time, women have moved past the 50 percent mark in law school admission. It seems women have earned an edge in the profession of law, yet data from ABA also shows that women only make up 36 percent of the workforce....

The History of the Gun

The History of the Gun

Marat Potapov, Reporter

November 26, 2017


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The History of the Gun Throughout all the time we humans have spent on this earth, we have created and done wonders. Some of the most impressive, and immoral, inventions are guns. The first weaponry were axes and spears, made of stone and bone. In this article I will discuss of the evolution from t...

Acid Attacks: A Price For Being A Woman

Acid Attacks: A Price For Being A Woman

Shifa Ahmed, Reporter

November 26, 2017


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How incredulous would it be that a rape victim, who had not even overcome her trauma, would start shedding her skin during the day- suddenly as her rapist threw acid at her? In Pakistan acid attacks are a usual means of violence waged against women. In addition, there are no such regulations on the ...

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