Washington Square News

The Timing and Timeliness of ‘Future ’38’

The Timing and Timeliness of ‘Future ’38’

By Tristen Calderon, Staff Writer

December 5, 2017


Filed under Arts, Film

“Future ’38” is a subtle satire that follows American Secret Agent Jack Essex hi-jinks and adventures as he tries to recover a secret weapon that could prevent World War II.

Pay Attention to Foreign Affairs

Pay Attention to Foreign Affairs

By Paola Nagovitch, Deputy Opinion Editor

November 27, 2017


Filed under Opinion

While it is understandable to only follow the international coverage that explicitly correlates to American news, we cannot simply rely on blissful ignorance of world affairs.

Tomi Lahren’s Star-Spangled Fashion

Tomi Lahren’s Star-Spangled Fashion

By Kate Holland, Staff Writer

November 20, 2017


Filed under Beauty & Style, Features

When Fox News contributor Tomi Lahren wore a flag-like garment for Halloween, she received some backlash. But people seem to have less of a problem with the use of the flag as clothing than the fact that the flag has come to represent exclusionary ideals in the U.S.

History Reclaimed, Identity Redefined in ‘Latin History for Morons’

History Reclaimed, Identity Redefined in ‘Latin History for Morons’

By Annaluz Cabrera, Staff Writer

April 6, 2017


Filed under Arts, Theater

John Leguizamo's play "Latin History for Morons" takes a stab at making U.S. history a little less colonial, and a little more colorful.

Decolonization on the Lower East Side

Decolonization on the Lower East Side

By 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.

Prague: American Guilt in Speaking English

Prague: American Guilt in Speaking English

By Gabby Brooks, Contributing Writer

April 28, 2016


Filed under Abroad, Features

What do we do when the few languages that are coming to dominate the world are slowing pushing out the culture in various countries?

London: What Does It Mean to Say You’re From Somewhere?

London: What Does It Mean to Say You’re From Somewhere?

By Thomas Devlin, Staff Writer

April 28, 2016


Filed under Abroad, Features, Uncategorized

Is it possible to be from a place you've never been?

Ralph Lauren steps down as CEO

Ralph Lauren steps down as CEO

By David Bologna, Beauty & Style Editor

September 29, 2015


Filed under Beauty & Style, Features

American pioneer Ralph Lauren has announced his stepping down as CEO of his foundational fashion empire.

Calliope melds taste of Mediterranean with New York City

Calliope melds taste of Mediterranean with New York City

February 6, 2013


Filed under Features

An East Village restaurant recently launched a new breakfast menu for those seeking items other than the cereal in their dining halls. Combining Mediterranean and New American cuisine, Eric Korsh and Ginevra Iverson opened Calliope last spring and have recently started serving breakfast Tuesday through...

Top 5 American restaurant picks

Top 5 American restaurant picks

By Bryna Shuman, Contributing Writer

September 28, 2012


Filed under Features

New York City is often called the melting pot of the world because of its wide range of delicious international cuisine. But sometimes you just can’t beat traditional American grub. Here are the top must-try American restaurants in New York City. 1. Duke’s Duke’s is a little slice of the...