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Gorsuch’s View on Regulatory Agencies Serves College Students Well

Gorsuch’s View on Regulatory Agencies Serves College Students Well

Eli Nachmany, Guest Writer
February 21
Filed under OPINION

In Judge Gorsuch, the American people get an individual who believes strongly in the independence of the court. He walks the fine line between the “judicial activism” against which Justice Scalia routinely railed and an overbearing amount of judicial restraint that threatens our nation’s economic prowess as regulators grab for power.

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Protest Against Far Right is Imperative

Protest Against Far Right is Imperative

NYU Against Fascism, Guest Writer
February 13
Filed under OPINION

The NYU community needs to ask ourselves: do we, as students, faculty, and staff, want to allow dangerous far-right figures on our campus?

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Corporate Media, How About Some Real News?

Corporate Media, How About Some Real News?

Ana Lopez, Contributing Writer
April 12
Filed under OPINION

The Globe’s parody is part of a larger failure of the media to provide its readers with substantive news and commentary.

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U.S. should set example for Uganda

U.S. should set example for Uganda

February 18
Filed under Exclude From Homepage List, OPINION

President Barack Obama warned Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni that enacting a proposed anti-gay law would be detrimental to diplomatic relations on Feb. 16. The proposed law mandates 14 years imprisonment on the first conviction and up to life imprisonment for “aggravated homosexuality.” Ugand... Read more »

Soda ban good in theory, other options less invasive

Soda ban good in theory, other options less invasive

March 12
Filed under OPINION

New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg’s ban on “high capacity” sugary drinks — those containing 16 ounces or more of sugar — will not go into effect today, as initially planned. In response to a lawsuit brought by various business organizations, New York State Supreme Court Justice Milton Tingling... Read more »

NYU Secrets is key pillar of NYU community

NYU Secrets is key pillar of NYU community

February 10
Filed under Exclude From Homepage List, OPINION

For all of the NYU students who constantly bemoan the lack of community at our university, it appears NYU Secrets has become our solution, for better or for worse. The Facebook page, which has now garnered over 8,000 likes, is a stream of anonymous posts by its administrator, an NYU student who holds... Read more »

Memo from Obama administration should raise questions about drones

Memo from Obama administration should raise questions about drones

February 6
Filed under Exclude From Homepage List, OPINION

This past Monday, the Justice Department released a document that outlines the legal basis for the Obama administration’s notorious use of the extrajudicial drone program. Although this memo provides the most detailed reasoning for the administration’s secretive policy to date, the memo is not off... Read more »

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