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Prague: Learning to Reconnect From 4,000 Miles Away

Prague: Learning to Reconnect From 4,000 Miles Away

Ankita Bhanot, Staff Writer
March 9
Filed under Abroad, FEATURES, TOP STORIES

Ankita Bhanot reflects on the culture of cellphones in America and in Prague.

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Paris: The Dangerous Dream of Expectations

Paris: The Dangerous Dream of Expectations

Zoya To, Contributing Writer
February 10
Filed under Abroad, FEATURES

Zoya To reflects on the moving to Paris for the wrong reasons and learning to love the city.

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The Ethical Case for an Open Heart

The Ethical Case for an Open Heart

Richard Shu, Opinion Editor
April 18
Filed under Uncategorized

Opinion editor Richard Shu argues that the West has the duty to accept more Syrian refugees.

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Students Travel to Berlin to Volunteer With Refugees

Students Travel to Berlin to Volunteer With Refugees

Ankita Bhanot, Dining Editor
April 18
Filed under Uncategorized

Three NYU students traveling to Berlin as part of a spring break service trip share their experiences volunteering with Syrian refugees.

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Prague: Why Leaving New York Was the Best Thing I’ve Done for My Mental Health

Prague: Why Leaving New York Was the Best Thing I’ve Done for My Mental Health

Gabby Brooks, Contributing Writer
February 17
Filed under Abroad, FEATURES

The Big Apple is a lot to deal with, and sometimes you just need to clear your head.

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NYC rally calls on US to support refugees

NYC rally calls on US to support refugees

Maddie Norwood, Contributing Writer
September 14
Filed under City News, NEWS

New York City shows solidarity with the Syrian refugees in Union Square.

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Vittorio’s Razor: European nations should embrace EU membership and the Euro

Vittorio’s Razor: European nations should embrace EU membership and the Euro

April 17
Filed under Exclude From Homepage List, OPINION

The 2008 financial crisis revealed cracks in the economies of many European nations. The countries may not have known of the problems or did not feel urgency to address them prior to the collapse, but circumstances eventually rendered the problems unavoidable. As weaker European economies suffered in 20...

High taxes in Europe hurt businesses

High taxes in Europe hurt businesses

February 27
Filed under Exclude From Homepage List, OPINION

In a campaign speech last month, Leader of the Labor Party Ed Miliband promised to raise the income tax rate among England’s wealthiest from 45 to 50 percent if elected prime minister. The Economist jokes that his tax hike will only bring in the amount of money needed to buy a few English Premier...

Berlusconi leaving politics will not help Italy

Berlusconi leaving politics will not help Italy

November 12
Filed under Exclude From Homepage List, OPINION

Silvio Berlusconi is a personality. In the United States, he is best known for his antics and scandals. He is currently in proceedings for four different trials, has been tried on 21 previous occasions and, on Aug. 1, his sentence for imprisonment because of tax evasion was confirmed. Berlusconi has...

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