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CUNYAlert – CUNY Colleges and Central Office Closed on Tuesday March 14, 2017

Edited by Gregg Morris CUNY Alert [CUNYALERT@nyalert.gov] ……….This is an ACTUAL NOTIFICATION………. Issued By:  CUNY – University Offices Issued To:  CUNY-CUNY School of Law, CUNY-Graduate Center, CUNY-Graduate School of Journalism, CUNY-Guttman Community College, CUNY-Hostos Community College, CUNY-Hunter Campus School, CUNY-Hunter…

The President Tweets and the World Shudders: What Say Hunter Students?

BY ANDREW HENRY, March 12, 2017 The President of the United States is tweeting himself into the history books. News stories report the major concern about something no other President in history has done. Headlines have read: Trump’s Sweden tweets…

2016 Tribeca Film Festival’S NATIONAL BIRD Raises Ethical, Moral Issues on U.S. Drone Program

By Anthony Advincula, March 5, 2016 [Editor’s Note: This story was re-published at the request of the reporter because of copyediting errors that should have been addressed when the story was first published.] Forget about the quintessential image of an American…

Filipino Leaders Vow to Protect Immigrants on Impending Deportations

By Marivir R. Montebon, OSM! The city that never sleeps may not sleep on your rights as immigrants, even if you are undocumented. This was the assuring message of the office of Mayor de Blasio to the City’s Filipino community…

New York Commission on Human Rights Charges Wheelchair Assistance Contractor at JFK International Airport for Violating the NYC Human Rights Law by Repeatedly Discriminating Against Muslim Employees

Edited by Gregg Morris, February 7, 2017 The NYC Commission on Human Rights announced charges January 25 against Pax Assist Inc., a wheelchair assistance service at JFK International Airport, with violating the NYC Human Rights Law for discriminating against Muslim…

City Agencies, Leading Muslim-American Organizations and Community Organizations Join Forces For a #Onenewyork Day of Action: Protecting Our Muslim Communities

  Consumer Affairs, Immigrant Affairs and Human Rights, along with Leading Muslim-American Organizations and Community Partners, Conduct Outreach to Reassure and Educate Muslim New Yorkers about City Protections and Resources On Wednesday, February 8 at 7:30 a.m. (press conference at…

CUNY Board of Trustees’ Message to Donald Trump

Edited by Gregg Morris Statement from the Board of Trustees of The City University of New York The City University of New York was founded on the principle of equal access and opportunity. CUNY’s commitment to protecting and supporting our…

Bland But Righteous Statement From Chancellor James B. Milliken About President Donald Trump’s Travel Ban

Via CUNY Newswire [cunynewswire@mail.cuny.edu] Monday, January 30, 2017 11:41 AM [Edited for comment by Gregg Morris] CUNY Chancellor James B. Milliken: On Friday afternoon, the President issued an Executive Order that suspended entry of all refugees for 120 days, barred…

THE CENTRAL PARK FIVE as a Cautionary Tale for Students

By Contributing Writer Kashima Grant, January 17, 2017 This past semester, I was introduced to THE CENTRAL PARK FIVE. It was a great learning experience to see what can happen when the ethics and moral compasses of the New York…