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Costumes Are Just Costumes

Costumes Are Just Costumes

By Mert Erenel, Staff Writer

October 31, 2017


Filed under Opinion

At the end of the day, costumes are just costumes — nothing more. We are adults who I hope are mature enough to handle a holiday meant for children.

NYUCR Call Canceled Speaker ‘Whiny Cuck’ After Conservative Backlash

NYUCR Call Canceled Speaker ‘Whiny Cuck’ After Conservative Backlash

By Sayer Devlin, News Editor

October 20, 2017


Filed under News, Top Stories, University News

NYU College Republicans disinvited conservative speaker James Merse, who was originally scheduled to speak Thursday, Oct 19.

Antifa Handbook Writer Speaks at Gallatin

Antifa Handbook Writer Speaks at Gallatin

By David Wagner, Contributing Writer

September 14, 2017


Filed under News, NYU

Mark Bray, author of Antifa: The Anti-Facist Handbook, speaks at NYU and encourages violence against the far-right.

How the Left Came Together by Splintering Apart

How the Left Came Together by Splintering Apart

By Sayer Devlin, Deputy News Editor

April 10, 2017


Filed under Features, Top Stories

In response to the actions of President Trump, many left leaning single-issue activist groups have become reenergized at NYU.

Trevor Hill Was Right to Question Capitalism

Trevor Hill Was Right to Question Capitalism

By Maya Nann, Contributing Writer

February 10, 2017


Filed under Opinion, Uncategorized

Young people like Trevor Hill are aware that capitalism is no longer a desirable belief system to subscribe to. Meanwhile the powers at play are clinging onto outdated systems doomed for failure.

Board Member John Paulson Shows Close Ties to Trump

Board Member John Paulson Shows Close Ties to Trump

By Bobby Wagner, Managing Editor

December 2, 2016


Filed under 2016 Election, News, Top Story, University News

John Paulson is both an NYU Board of Trustees member and key player on Donald Trump's cabinet, which poses conflicts between university values and the past rhetoric of Trump's campaign.

Joint Editorial: GW, Penn State and NYU Students Discuss Campus Activism

Joint Editorial: GW, Penn State and NYU Students Discuss Campus Activism

By WSN Editorial Board, Hatchet Editorial Board and Daily Collegian Editorial Board

November 8, 2016


Filed under Opinion

Students should remember the causes they fought for this semester and continue advocating after Election Day.

Campus Anti-War Presence Is Lacking

Campus Anti-War Presence Is Lacking

By Isaac Oseas

October 17, 2016


Filed under Opinion

These anti-war views, however, find absolutely no expression with the main election choices, since both of the candidates have actively campaigned for U.S. interventionism.

Finding Liberty in a Third Party

Finding Liberty in a Third Party

By Rachel Rivers, Contributing Writer

September 21, 2016


Filed under 2016 Election, News

In a contentious election season where Democrats and Republicans are frustrated in their choice of candidates, some NYU students are turning to the alternative appeal of the Libertarian Party.