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Decolonization on the Lower East Side

Decolonization on the Lower East Side

Michael Landes, Contributing Writer
October 17, 2016
Filed under ARTS, Entertainment

A different sort of exhibition took place at the Museum of Natural History last Monday as the members of several different human rights' groups gathered together to bring attention to the demeaning ways the Museum dealt with the history of America's indigenous peoples.

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Raising Gas Prices Might Be Unpopular, But It’ll Fuel the Future

Raising Gas Prices Might Be Unpopular, But It’ll Fuel the Future

Akshay Prabhushankar, Deputy Opinion Editor
September 7, 2016
Filed under OPINION

low gas prices are not good for the future of the country — we should actually be raising them if we are to address the long-term issues of the U.S. dependence on oil.

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NYU Divest protests at Sexton’s office

NYU Divest protests at Sexton’s office

Scott Mullen, Deputy News Editor
February 17, 2015
Filed under NEWS

Members of NYU Divest staged a Valentine's Day-themed event to protest NYU's investment in the fossil fuel industry.

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Scientific Advisory Board needs more independent scientists

Scientific Advisory Board needs more independent scientists

Ryan Najjar, Contributing Columnist
December 5, 2014
Filed under OPINION

A thriving energy industry is useless when the earth and people that support it suffer in its name.

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British Petroleum should not resume expansion near Gulf

British Petroleum should not resume expansion near Gulf

March 28, 2014
Filed under Exclude From Homepage List, OPINION

Four years after the explosion on the British Petroleum-leased Deepwater Horizon oil rig caused approximately 210 million gallons of crude oil to leak into the Gulf of Mexico, BP can now resume expansion into the area affected by the accident. After the 2010 incident, the U.S. government banned BP from bi... Read more »

Adam’s Angle: Putin must heed international counsel or face economic disaster

Adam’s Angle: Putin must heed international counsel or face economic disaster

March 13, 2014
Filed under Exclude From Homepage List, OPINION

It is easy to accept the false notion that all is well under Putin’s leadership considering his domestic approval rating has improved since the Olympics and the Ukraine crisis. But the Russian economy has already seen the negative effects of Putin’s intervention in Ukraine — its stock marke... Read more »

Open hydrofracking laws must pass

Open hydrofracking laws must pass

February 19, 2013
Filed under Exclude From Homepage List, OPINION

The hydraulic fracturing decision in New York has been delayed yet again due to remaining uncertainty regarding the potential health risks of gas drilling. While the media has sensationalized the strong public anti-fracking response, an energy poll weighted using U.S. Census Bureau figures and conducted... Read more »

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