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Deputy Opinion Editor Akshay Prabhushankar
Akshay Prabhushankar is a Deputy Opinion Editor for the Washington Square News. Born and raised in Kansas City (Go Royals!), he now studies computer science and chemistry as a sophomore at NYU. You can find him in between classes watching a mix of both brilliant and garbage TV dramas, or complaining about how expensive his favorite cereal, Honey Bunches of Oats, is in the city. To add a bit of seasoned wit to your timeline, follow him on Twitter.

Akshay Prabhushankar, Deputy Opinion Editor

Mar 29, 2017
London Keeps Calm and Carries On, But Can the US? (Story)
Nov 21, 2016
Kill Switch Would Protect New Yorkers (Story)
Oct 25, 2016
Other Schools Dealt With Yiannopoulos, Why Couldn’t NYU? (Story)
Oct 11, 2016
When Issues Have Faces, Clinton Wins (Story)
Oct 03, 2016
Hypocrisy in Congress Reaches New High (Story)
Sep 21, 2016
On-Screen Talent Needs to Start Looking More Like the Viewing Public (Story)
Sep 14, 2016
Antiquated Voting Equipment Threatens Democracy (Story)
Sep 07, 2016
Raising Gas Prices Might Be Unpopular, But It’ll Fuel the Future (Story)
Aug 28, 2016
Celebrate Rio 2016 Despite its Problems (Story)
Apr 19, 2016
Don’t Call It Flip-Flopping, Call It Dynamic Democracy (Story)
Apr 11, 2016
Government Fashion Policing Targets the Wrong Issues (Story)
Apr 08, 2016
End Minimum Wage Bickering with Cost of Living Adjustments (Story)
Mar 04, 2016
Robot Redistricting Could Be Antidote to Gerrymandering (Story)
Feb 16, 2016
MPAA Shapes Unhealthy Film-Watching Habits (Story)
Feb 05, 2016
NYU Rightly Keeps Professorship Endowed by Shkreli (Story)
Feb 01, 2016
Prizes Not Patents: Racing for the Cure Requires Teamwork (Story)
Dec 09, 2015
In support of Airbnb (Story)
Dec 02, 2015
Professor’s use of racial slur antithetical to progressive discourse (Story)
Nov 02, 2015
Democracy needs electoral college (Story)
Oct 28, 2015
Drone regulation measures a step forward (Story)
Oct 14, 2015
Open the door to Cuba and let change in (Story)
Sep 17, 2015
Affordable college may not be better (Story)