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Ricardo Seco F/W 2017

Ricardo Seco F/W 2017

Gabriella Bower, Editor-at-Large
January 31, 2017
Filed under Fashion Week, FEATURES

Following President Donald Trump's executive order that restricts immigration from seven Muslim countries, suspends all refugee admission for 120 days and bars all Syrian refugees indefinitely, many are speaking out against these actions — the fashion industry among them. Ricardo Seco showcased ...

Nominated for an Oscar, Banned from Ceremony

Nominated for an Oscar, Banned from Ceremony

Bradley Alsop, Staff Writer
January 30, 2017
Filed under ARTS, Film

With the advent of President Trump's executive order halting arrivals of people from several Muslim-majority countries, Oscar-nominated director Asghar Farhadi is refusing to attend the Oscars ceremony, despite his film "The Salesman" being nominated for an award.

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People Flock to Washington Square Park for Emergency Rally

People Flock to Washington Square Park for Emergency Rally

Diamond Naga Siu, Editor-in-Chief
January 26, 2017
Filed under City News, Diversity at NYU, NEWS, TOP STORIES, University News

The Council On American-Islamic Relations is hosting a rally in Washington Square Park in light of President Donald Trump's ban on immigrants from countries with a high Islamic population.

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Emergency Rally for Muslim and Immigrant Rights Held in Washington Square Park

Emergency Rally for Muslim and Immigrant Rights Held in Washington Square Park

Jemima McEvoy and Sayer Devlin
January 25, 2017
Filed under NEWS, TOP STORY

After President Donald Trump signed executive orders concerning immigration, thousands of protestors congregated at Washington Square Park for an emergency rally.

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MSA Continues Efforts for Inclusivity in the Aftermath of Trump’s Inauguration

MSA Continues Efforts for Inclusivity in the Aftermath of Trump’s Inauguration

Miranda Levingston, Deputy News Editor
January 25, 2017
Filed under Diversity at NYU, NEWS, NYU, Uncategorized

The Muslim Students Association responds to acts of hate and ignorance with love to send a message

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NYU Islamophobia Post-Trump Election

NYU Islamophobia Post-Trump Election

Diamond Naga Siu, News Editor
November 17, 2016
Filed under Diversity at NYU, NEWS, University News

Islamophobia increased around both the nation and the university after Donald Trump became president-elect, and two Muslim females shared their narratives with the current political climate.

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Fight Against Islamophobia Continues at Tandon Rally

Fight Against Islamophobia Continues at Tandon Rally

Jemima McEvoy and Natasha Roy
November 16, 2016
Filed under 2016 Election, Diversity at NYU, NEWS, University News

The Muslim Student Association held another rally in response to the vandalism at the Tandon campus.

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Tandon Prayer Room Vandalized With ‘Trump!’

Tandon Prayer Room Vandalized With ‘Trump!’

Sayer Devlin, Deputy News Editor
November 10, 2016
Filed under 2016 Election, Diversity at NYU, NEWS, TOP STORY, University News

Muslim students at the Tandon School of Engineering found the outside of their prayer room vandalized on Wednesday, with one word scrawled in erasable marker across the door: “Trump!”

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Alum Short Film Tackles Islamophobia

Alum Short Film Tackles Islamophobia

Sophie Bennett, Staff Writer
October 24, 2016
Filed under ARTS, Film

In his powerful new short film "Dastaar," NYU alumni Javian Ashton Le examines the pervasive bias towards Muslims and practitioners of Islam in today's heated political climate.

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International Holocaust Remembrance Day Honored At NYU

International Holocaust Remembrance Day Honored At NYU

Jami Tanner, Contributing Writer
January 28, 2016
Filed under NEWS, University News

People gathered in Washington Square Park to honor protectors during the Holocaust, especially Muslim individuals, who often risked their own lives to save the “other."

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Hate crimes require harsher punishment

Hate crimes require harsher punishment

WSN Editorial Board
February 12, 2015
Filed under OPINION

The fatal shooting of 3 Muslim students at UNC shows how intolerance hurts college towns.

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