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Faux Fur: A Style Guide

Faux Fur: A Style Guide

By Thomas Chou, Beauty and Style Editor

January 26, 2018


Filed under Beauty & Style, Features

Faux fur styling tips? We have your back.

Exposure | Troubles of Tourism: Cruelty of Exploiting Horses for Carriage Rides

Exposure | Troubles of Tourism: Cruelty of Exploiting Horses for Carriage Rides

By Veronica Liow, Multimedia Abroad Editor

November 27, 2017


Filed under Featured Multimedia, Featured On Homepage, Multimedia, Multimedia Featured On Homepage, Multimedia Gallery

Beyond the issue that service of horse carriage rides is ridiculously overpriced, there is the dispute over the exploitation of the horses.

NYU Student Accepts Plea Deal in Albatross Killings Case

NYU Student Accepts Plea Deal in Albatross Killings Case

By Jemima McEvoy, News Editor

March 20, 2017


Filed under News, NYU, University News

Tisch sophomore Christian Gutierrez has accepted a plea deal in a case involving the murder of a dozen albatrosses — an endangered species — at a Hawaii nature reserve in 2015.

Plant-Based Dining Halls Are a Win for All

Plant-Based Dining Halls Are a Win for All

By Eve Wetlaufer

October 31, 2016


Filed under Opinion

A plant-based dining hall would allow many NYU students to actively live out the widely held values of sustainability, health and compassion.

Cruelty-free cosmetics for compassionate style

Cruelty-free cosmetics for compassionate style

September 11, 2013


Filed under Features

      If you are a lover of both cosmetics and creatures, you’ve likely faced the moral crisis of buying beauty products from animal-testing brands, or products that contain animal derivatives. Fortunately, as consumers begin to look for ethically made products, the beauty wor...

State governments present inexcusable cover up of animal cruelty

State governments present inexcusable cover up of animal cruelty

April 16, 2013


Filed under Exclude From Homepage List, Opinion

Multiple state legislatures are proposing and enacting bills that would ban animal rights activists from videotaping animal cruelty in industrial farms. Various lobbyist groups such as the American Legislative Exchange Council and the American Farm Bureau Federation, which lobby for the protection of...