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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
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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Paris: Students Volunteer at the Empty Calais Jungle

Paris: Students Volunteer at the Empty Calais Jungle

Audrey Deng, Contributing Writer
December 6
Filed under Abroad, FEATURES

Audrey Deng chopped wood at Calais and reflected on the self-congratulatory nature of volunteerism.

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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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How Islamic is ISIS?

How Islamic is ISIS?

Matthew Perry, Staff Writer
December 8
Filed under OPINION

Attempts from the right to screen refugees based on their religion, halt construction of mosques or justify casual discrimination against Muslims are all dangerously misguided because the average Muslim has nothing in common with the average ISIS member.

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Paris underscores importance of opening arms to refugees

Paris underscores importance of opening arms to refugees

WSN Editorial Board
November 17
Filed under OPINION

When geopolitics are horrendously complicated and when hatred and fear are what motivate our enemies, we need humanity now more than ever — toward our citizens and toward refugees.

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14 years on, U.S. must revise foreign policy in Middle East

14 years on, U.S. must revise foreign policy in Middle East

Patrick Seaman, Contributing writer
September 10
Filed under OPINION

The US must revisit its foreign policy as it arms "moderate" Syrian rebels.

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Refugee crisis demands action

Refugee crisis demands action

WSN Editorial Board
September 8
Filed under OPINION

The EU needs to cut the rhetorical heel-digging and start earnestly addressing the refugees at their doorstep.

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Syrian crisis comes to life on campus

Syrian crisis comes to life on campus

April 17
Filed under NEWS

Syrian activists and journalists discussed health, education, women’s issues and the plight of refugees within and outside of Syria at #Speak4Syria, a panel hosted by the International Relations Association. Mohammed Aly Sergie, a former senior editor of the online news outlet Syria Deeply, mo... Read more »

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