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A Discussion on Compromise: Trump’s Immigration Plan

A Discussion on Compromise: Trump’s Immigration Plan

By Mert Erenel, Staff Writer

February 1, 2018


Filed under Opinion

Democrats and Republicans must put hard-line politics aside to reach a compromise on immigration.

Progressives Were Right All Along

Progressives Were Right All Along

By Jan Alex, Staff Writer

November 14, 2017


Filed under Opinion

Essentially, this confirms that the Democratic party and the DNC has been lying to each and every liberal voter in this country for a long time.

Democrats Calling for Unity Isn’t Enough

Democrats Calling for Unity Isn’t Enough

By Melanie Pineda, Staff Writer

October 3, 2017


Filed under Opinion

By not taking a strong stance on border patrol policies, and on race-driven issues such as police brutality, the Democratic Party is practically begging for division rather than the ‘unity’ they have been desperately calling for since the 2016 Presidential election.

NYUDC Political Portraits: Ryan Trumbauer

NYUDC Political Portraits: Ryan Trumbauer

By Emily Fagel, Staff Writer

September 28, 2017


Filed under Columns

This week our columnist interviews member of the NYU College Democrats Ryan Trumbauer. They talk about where his political ideologies stemmed from, his thoughts on the political environment on campus and how to become more engaged 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 Meanwhile the powers at play are clinging onto outdated systems doomed for failure.

IYSSE Demands Free Speech at NYU

IYSSE Demands Free Speech at NYU

By Isaac Oseas

December 5, 2016


Filed under Opinion

The SAB's rejection is an act of political censorship against socialists and an attack on the democratic rights of the entire campus community.

WikiLeaks Works Best Illegally

WikiLeaks Works Best Illegally

By Henry Cohen, Contributing Writer

October 24, 2016


Filed under Opinion

A fair election is only legitimate if the electorate is informed, and with every released email, WikiLeaks brings us closer to that ideal of radical transparency.

For Clinton, Attempts at Transparency Don’t Fly

For Clinton, Attempts at Transparency Don’t Fly

By WSN Editorial Board

September 9, 2016


Filed under Opinion

While Clinton's recent actions have been a welcome change from her usual guarded attitude towards the press, it is problematic that it has taken a year for her campaign to take this basic step.

A Clinton Guide to Repairing Voter Trust

A Clinton Guide to Repairing Voter Trust

By Tegan Joseph Mosugu, Staff Writer

May 2, 2016


Filed under Opinion

If Clinton wants to have a chance at the presidency, she needs to bring disillusioned Sanders supporters into the fold.

Sanders Revolution Misguided from the Start

Sanders Revolution Misguided from the Start

By Tommy Collison, Staff Writer

April 25, 2016


Filed under Opinion

If Bernie Sanders was truly married to the idea of political revolution, I believe he would have started at the bottom and worked his way up.

Memes Could Spell Defeat for Democrats

Memes Could Spell Defeat for Democrats

By Colin Burke, Contributing Writer

February 25, 2016


Filed under Opinion

In a world where Donald Trump could feasibly become president, we can’t let memes ruin the democratic party.

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