The Meaning of “Fredo” and Italian-American Discrimination

On August 11, 2019 as CNN anchor Chris Cuomo was traveling with his family, two men approached the man and called him "Fredo" sparking a rant which most people with internet access are now undoubtedly familiar with. Cuomo said that the term was an ethnic slur against Italian-Americans, and when the man who initially confronted … Continue reading The Meaning of “Fredo” and Italian-American Discrimination

Andrew Cuomo’s Past, Present, and Future

Throughout most of the United States, most politicians are lucky to be elected to an office as high as Senator or Governor, and even rarer to serve not just one term, but two full terms. For most of this past decade Andrew Cuomo has served as New York’s 56th Governor. Serving as Secretary of Housing … Continue reading Andrew Cuomo’s Past, Present, and Future