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World Politics: The Spring of Closed Doors

World Politics: The Spring of Closed Doors

By Raven Quesenberry, Contributing Writer

May 1, 2017


Filed under Abroad, Features

In the political cacophony that has erupted during President Donald Trump's first 100 days in the White House, it's easy to get caught up — but it's important to stay aware of global politics as well.

An American in Brexitland: The Confusion and the Culture

An American in Brexitland: The Confusion and the Culture

By Ali Webb, Deputy Abroad Editor

April 17, 2017


Filed under Abroad, Features, Top Stories

When Deputy Abroad Editor Ali Webb arrived in London, both her new city and her home country were in the midst of major political transitions.

A Film That Gives More Than We Asked

A Film That Gives More Than We Asked

By Ethan Sapienza, Film Editor

December 5, 2016


Filed under Arts, Film

Ken Loach's "I, Daniel Blake" gives its audience more than it bargained for with parallels to the populist sentiments that drove Brexit and the working-class frustration riddling America.

Safety Pin: The New Symbol of Solidarity

Safety Pin: The New Symbol of Solidarity

By Ali Webb, Staff Writer

November 21, 2016


Filed under Beauty & Style, Features

Safety pins as symbols of solidarity have made its way on to the clothes of NYU students.