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Trump Moves to Revive DAPL, Students Respond with Protests

Trump Moves to Revive DAPL, Students Respond with Protests

By Miranda Levingston and Jemima McEvoy

January 25, 2017


Filed under City News, News, Top Stories, University News

People are protesting President Trump's executive order that allows the government to consider building the Keystone and Dakota Access Pipelines.

Talking With an NYU Student Who Went to Standing Rock

Talking With an NYU Student Who Went to Standing Rock

By Natasha Roy, Deputy News Editor

December 7, 2016


Filed under News, Top Stories

WSN does a Q&A with Taylor Norman about her experience supporting #noDAPL at Standing Rock.

DAPL Reroute: Divest Wants More

DAPL Reroute: Divest Wants More

By Natasha Roy, Deputy News Editor

December 5, 2016


Filed under News, Top Stories, University News

NYU students went to North Dakota to protest along with the #NoDAPL movement.

Protests Begin to Slow Down Post-Thanksgiving

Protests Begin to Slow Down Post-Thanksgiving

By Sayer Devlin and Natasha Roy

December 2, 2016


Filed under 2016 Election, News, Top Stories

A spate of protests followed the election of Donald Trump, but demonstrations have died down recently.

Divest Rallies With National Standing Rock Movement

Divest Rallies With National Standing Rock Movement

By Diamond Naga Siu, News Editor

November 16, 2016


Filed under News, Top Stories, University News

Divest stood in solidarity with Standing Rock during its pre-rally on Kimmel's staircases that happened before they joined a larger rally in the Financial District — a nationwide effort that occurred in various cities today.