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Upset NYU Professor One of Many Who Couldn’t Vote Last Week

Upset NYU Professor One of Many Who Couldn’t Vote Last Week

By Kathryn Chapman, Contributing Writer

September 21, 2018


Filed under News, Top Stories, University News

Although a registered New York voter, an NYU professor says he was unable to vote in last week's primary.

How You Can Vote in the Sept. 13 Primary Election

How You Can Vote in the Sept. 13 Primary Election

By Alex Domb, News Editor

September 12, 2018


Filed under City News, News, Top Story, University News

Here's how and where to vote in the primary elections.

A Guide to New York’s Midterm Elections

A Guide to New York’s Midterm Elections

By Sarah Jackson, News Editor

September 4, 2018


Filed under City News, News

A look at the upcoming Sep. 13 gubernatorial primary election between Andrew Cuomo and Cynthia Nixon.

Why I’m Excited to See ‘Miranda’ Running for Governor

Why I’m Excited to See ‘Miranda’ Running for Governor

By Charlie Kolczynski, Contributing Writer

March 28, 2018


Filed under Opinion

Cynthia Nixon is the refreshing candidate we deserve.

Immigration Is a Local Issue Too

Immigration Is a Local Issue Too

By Melanie Pineda, Staff Writer

November 6, 2017


Filed under Opinion

If Democratic candidates want to see immigrants consistently turn up at elections, they need to dedicate themselves to stronger stances on immigration against the toxic threats that the Republicans in office have forced upon millions in this country.

Congressman Unsurprisingly Contradicts His Stance on Abortion

Congressman Unsurprisingly Contradicts His Stance on Abortion

By Tyler Crews, Contributing Writer

October 6, 2017


Filed under Opinion

Chauvinist male politicians fail to consider the impact their pro-life stances have on society until they suddenly fall victim of the very same struggle.

Exposure | The People United Will Never Be Defeated

Exposure | The People United Will Never Be Defeated

By Julia Moses, Staff Photographer

April 25, 2017


Filed under Featured Multimedia, Featured On Homepage, Multimedia, Multimedia Featured On Homepage, Multimedia Gallery

The various protests around the world are being documented and will be talked about for generations to come.

Artists Responding to Election on Display at Kimmel

Artists Responding to Election on Display at Kimmel

By Anastasiya Shelest, Contributing Writer

March 6, 2017


Filed under Arts, Entertainment, Top Stories

The Kimmel Galleries are currently home to one of the biggest exhibits they've ever hosted, both in terms of sheer size and scope. "Unnatural Election: Artists Respond to the 2016 U.S. Presidential Election” is exactly what it sounds like on a scale that will astound.

It’s Time to Bring Back Civil Discourse

It’s Time to Bring Back Civil Discourse

By Christopher Collado, Contributing Writer

February 6, 2017


Filed under Opinion

It can be frustrating to discuss politics with people who have different viewpoints that one's own. However, we should not shut ourselves away from the opportunity to engage.

Staff Recs: Best Inaugural Protest Signs

Staff Recs: Best Inaugural Protest Signs

By WSN Staff

January 27, 2017


Filed under Arts, Entertainment, Top Stories

The beauty of protest signs lasts long after the day they're held in defiance — the best ones live on in memory as succinct slogans of resistance.

A Film That Gives More Than We Asked

A Film That Gives More Than We Asked

By Ethan Sapienza, Film Editor

December 5, 2016


Filed under Arts, Film

Ken Loach's "I, Daniel Blake" gives its audience more than it bargained for with parallels to the populist sentiments that drove Brexit and the working-class frustration riddling America.

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.

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