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The Education Our Children Deserve

By G.K. Zachary, Westchester Community College A young minority student approaches me after class and asks if she can speak with me.  She says that she wants to be a doctor; that she was an A student in high school; that she won a pre-med scholarship at a prestigious U.S. university. However, when she began her…

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Mass Overdoes Of ‘Spice’ Affecting The US 

By Dr. Joy Martinez, Contributing Columnist with The Carolinian While we are considering all the rapid and unexpected change and loss that seemed to plague the US in 2016, we need not forget the day 33 people overdosed on Brooklyn street corner. Calls rush in to the 911 center reporting people collapsing and vomiting on…

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What Happens To Disabled Adults After Parents Death?

By Kathie Easter, Staff Writer for The Carolinian Caroline Munro’s situation sums up a problem facing the nation. Due to the effects of cerebral palsy and an intellectual disability, she is unable to speak and functions intellectually at a preschool level. Since childhood, her mother, Beth, has fed her and cared for her, but Beth is…

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Blockchain? Fad or Future?

By Dani Ross, Staff Writer What is a blockchain and why is it going to revolutionize everything? Picture a string of pearls. Each pearl is connected to another to make a singular necklace. Now, imagine that each pearl is a block of data and that the string is an infinite string of pearls. All valuable and…

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