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Divest speak-out relates race and climate

Divest speak-out relates race and climate

By Raven Quesenberry, Contributing Writer

December 8, 2015


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NYU Divest hosted a discussion on how climate change contributes to racism and violence on Monday.

Panelists discuss democracy in Turkey

By Christine Park, Staff Writer

November 13, 2014


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NYU's Center for Dialogues hosted an event to discuss democracy in Turkey under Erdogan on Nov. 12 from 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm at NYU’s Casa Italiana Zerilli-Marimò

Students at NYU Prague respond to Ukrainian conflict

Students at NYU Prague respond to Ukrainian conflict

By Emily Bell and Jordan Melendrez

March 3, 2014


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Czech Republic President Milo Zeman expressed his disapproval of Russian military action in Ukraine on March 1, comparing the potential consequences of troop mobilization to the 1968 invasion of Czechoslovakia by Soviet and Warsaw Pact troops. Despite warnings from U.S. government officials, Russia...

NYU Reacts: Protests persist in Venezuela

NYU Reacts: Protests persist in Venezuela

By Kavish Harjai, News Editor

February 24, 2014


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Global attention is focused on Venezuela after an increase in demonstrations against President Nicolás Maduro’s socialist government last week. Gallatin sophomore Daniela Franco said the discontent among younger Venezuelans has already been evident in protests for about a month. “It’s ...