The Urban Inquirer
A blog produced by students at Queens College, CUNY

Andrew Carnegie believed that those who wanted to help the poor should be donating money into creating public purposes. He believed that it is the “true antidote for the temporary distribution of wealth, the reconciliation of the rich and the poor — a reign of harmony…” The “public purposes” that he spoke of meant public […]

The Big Apple, also known as the infamous New York City. The city heard around the world, the city that is so well known that its a big part of our society. Hollywood glorifies it, Jay Z has a song about it (as do many other artists), it’s portrayed to be this beautiful, perfect and […]