Amanda M. Gordon

Amanda Michelle Gordon is a US Air Force veteran and a graduate of Westchester Community College where she served as the co-editor-in-chief of the student paper The Viking News. Gordon would like to shed awareness on issues concerning veterans, handicapped populations, and the environment. She is a journalism student at SUNY New Paltz.

SÃO PAULO— Heverson Correia de Freitas, 36 years old, sits on the stairs of his Osasco, São Paulo home, swaying back and forth silently glancing at the walls or the floor, never truly making eye…