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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.

Eli Nachmany

By Sierra Jackson, Managing Editor

March 23, 2017


Filed under Uncategorized

On the night of the most suspenseful event in U.S. politics, SPS senior Eli Nachmany — buried amongst a sea of red hats and matching ties — screamed in celebration at President Donald Trump’s victory party at the New York Hilton Midtown. But working for the winning candidate’s campaign isn’t...

NYU Republicans Not Monolithic

NYU Republicans Not Monolithic

By Alyssa Kelly, Contributing Writer

March 6, 2017


Filed under Features

Trump supporter at NYU are often generalized and painted in the same negative light. However, they possess a variety of reasons for supporting President Donald Trump.

VIDEO: A Trump Presidency in the Eyes of New Yorkers

VIDEO: A Trump Presidency in the Eyes of New Yorkers

November 13, 2016


Filed under 2016 Election, Featured On Homepage, Featured Video, Multimedia Featured On Homepage, News

NYU Journalism students interviewed New Yorkers on the streets in the wake of the election. Here are some of the things they had to say about his impending presidency.

New York Reacts: Trump Elected President

By Anna Letson, Multimedia Editor

November 9, 2016


Filed under 2016 Election, Featured Multimedia, Featured On Homepage, Featured Video, Multimedia, Multimedia Featured On Homepage, News

NYU Journalism students went around New York today and asked people about their feelings surrounding the election results. This is what they had to say.

There Are No Facts Left to Check in 2016

There Are No Facts Left to Check in 2016

By WSN Editorial Board

October 17, 2016


Filed under Opinion

People who are running to be the next leader of the free world should not necessitate constant fact checking — ideally, there would be some truth to the messages they espouse.

Judgment Looms for Uninformed Voters

Judgment Looms for Uninformed Voters

By Zoe Hall, Copy Chief

September 26, 2016


Filed under Opinion

This election season, for many, is a bit of a downer. But instead of concerning ourselves so much with the most celebrated — and depressing — race, we should divert our attention towards those running in races that aren’t as flashy: judges.

NYU For Hillary Admits Being Unprepared in Debate Against NYU For Bernie

NYU For Hillary Admits Being Unprepared in Debate Against NYU For Bernie

By Brooke Jensen, Staff Writer

April 19, 2016


Filed under 2016 Election, News, NYU, University News

In the day before the New York State Presidential Primary, student organizations NYU for Bernie and NYU for Hillary faced off in a spirited debate.