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Pepsi Ad Leaves a Bad Taste

Pepsi Ad Leaves a Bad Taste

Laura Rubio, Staff Writer
April 18, 2017
Filed under Dining, Dining, FEATURES

On April 4, Pepsi released a new ad featuring Kendall Jenner “joining the conversation” alongside fellow protesters and easing tensions with riot police by handing one of the officers a Pepsi. Talk about missing the mark.

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Timeline of Controversial Figures at NYU

Timeline of Controversial Figures at NYU

Sayer Devlin, Deputy News Editor
February 21, 2017
Filed under NEWS

Recently, several controversial figures have been invited to speak at NYU. This timeline presents the circumstances and the reactions to these speakers.

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When a Discussion is Not a Discussion

When a Discussion is Not a Discussion

Hailey Nuthals, Arts Editor
February 8, 2017
Filed under OPINION

It’s wonderful that the NYU College Republicans and conservative groups nationwide say they are trying to promote discussion. It’s doubtful, however, that they’re going about it well, if it’s their honest intentions at all.

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McInnes: You Are Not A Nazi, Please Stop Harassing Us

McInnes: You Are Not A Nazi, Please Stop Harassing Us

WSN Editorial Board
February 8, 2017
Filed under OPINION, TOP STORIES

Instead of picking fights with student newspapers who lack both his following and social clout by targeting detractors, McInnes would be better off defending himself on principle doing.

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An Open Letter to President Hamilton on Student Trustees

An Open Letter to President Hamilton on Student Trustees

NYU Student Labor Action Movement, Guest Editorial Writer
February 7, 2017
Filed under OPINION

n the dual spirit of transparency and your commitment to better listen to the student body, we invite you, and whatever board members that would like to attend, the opportunity to engage with us in a public dialogue open to the general student body.

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NYU Does Not Help Students Succeed

NYU Does Not Help Students Succeed

WSN Editorial Board
January 24, 2017
Filed under OPINION, TOP STORIES

Especially with recent controversy surrounding the Tisch New Theatre, it feels as though there are too many outside, or inside, forces preventing students from pursuing their passions.

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Despite Inconsistent Stories, Anti-PC Prof Should Return to Classes

Despite Inconsistent Stories, Anti-PC Prof Should Return to Classes

WSN Editorial Board
November 4, 2016
Filed under OPINION

Whether or not Rectenwald’s grievances were valid, his integrity has been challenged by the inaccuracy of his own narrative. His false allegations are evidence that he is not a misunderstood victim, but a hypocrite.

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Milo Yiannopoulos Talk Canceled Due to Security Concerns

Milo Yiannopoulos Talk Canceled Due to Security Concerns

Diamond Naga Siu, News Editor
October 16, 2016
Filed under NEWS, TOP STORIES, TOP STORY, University News

NYU canceled a College Republicans talk on Nov. 17, where they planned to host British journalist Milo Yiannopoulos as part of his "Dangerous Faggot Tour."

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Fox News Segment Pushes Asian Voters Left

Fox News Segment Pushes Asian Voters Left

Emily Fong, Opinion Editor
October 11, 2016
Filed under OPINION

Thanks to idiots like Jesse Watters and people like him, when Asians vote, they’ll vote for Democrats.

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DNA Discoverer’s Lecture Canceled Following Controversial Comments

DNA Discoverer’s Lecture Canceled Following Controversial Comments

Veronika Jelenik, Contributing Writer
September 20, 2016
Filed under NEWS, TOP STORY

NYU students protested against James Watson, one of the discoverers of DNA, speaking at Langone.

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Are Segregated Dorms the Answer?

Are Segregated Dorms the Answer?

Faith Gates, Contributing Writer
September 12, 2016
Filed under Diversity at NYU, NEWS

NYU students discuss the possibly of organizing residence halls by race after CSULA's Black Student Union asked for segregated dorms to avoid microagressions.

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Removal of Anti-Vaccine Film Triumph for Science

Removal of Anti-Vaccine Film Triumph for Science

Emily Fong, Deputy Opinion Editor
March 30, 2016
Filed under OPINION

There is no defensible reason to prop up the ravings of a discredited hack as a pillar of free speech.

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