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Lucian Wintrich Speaks at NYU After Postponed Visit

Lucian Wintrich Speaks at NYU After Postponed Visit

By Jemima McEvoy, News Editor

March 24, 2017


Filed under News, University News

After NYU postponed his Feb. 16 visit, Lucian Wintrich, a conservative White House correspondent for Gateway Pundit, spoke to the NYU College Republicans on Thursday. The event remained peaceful, although audience members trickled out after Wintrich deviated from his original narrative.

Administration Postpones NYUCR’s Guest Speaker Lucian Wintrich Due to Security Concerns

Administration Postpones NYUCR’s Guest Speaker Lucian Wintrich Due to Security Concerns

By Jemima McEvoy and Natasha Roy

February 15, 2017


Filed under 2016 Election, News, Uncategorized, University News

NYU College Republicans learned that their event with guest speaker Lucian Wintrich would be postponed due to security concerns, which left some NYUCR members frustrated and annoyed. 

College Republicans Deserve Spot on Campus

College Republicans Deserve Spot on Campus

By Paul-Anthony Cuesta, Guest Writer

February 13, 2017


Filed under Opinion

No, NYU should not strip “the College Republicans of its affiliation until it can show responsibility and reasonable conduct,” in fact, it should do the complete opposite. New York University should condemn hate groups like ANTIFA who shut down free speech.

McInnes Boosts Club Appeal

McInnes Boosts Club Appeal

By Tom Miritello, Contributing Writer

February 13, 2017


Filed under News, NYU, Top Stories, University News

Membership to the NYUCR has spiked since Gavin McInnes came to speak at NYU.

Political Groups on Campus Review Decision to Host Gavin McInnes

Political Groups on Campus Review Decision to Host Gavin McInnes

By Arushi Sahay, Contributing Writer

February 7, 2017


Filed under Diversity at NYU, News, Top Stories, University News

A follow-up with students and professors about their thoughts on the Gavin McInnes speech and the events that occurred last Thursday.

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.

Too Left, Too Right – Stay Slightly Left

Too Left, Too Right – Stay Slightly Left

By Tom Miritello, Contributing Writer

February 6, 2017


Filed under Opinion, Top Stories

With NYU being a overwhelmingly liberal school, many students and faculty responded to Gavin McInnes's comments in the same way. However, being intolerant of anyone's ideas to the point of violence is an attack on the First Amendment.

Protests and Attacks Cut Gavin McInnes’s Speech Short

Protests and Attacks Cut Gavin McInnes’s Speech Short

By Natasha Roy, Jemima McEvoy, Sayer Devlin, and Diamond Naga Siu

February 2, 2017


Filed under 2016 Election, Diversity at NYU, News, Top Story, University News

Violence broke out at the Kimmel Center for University Life as Gavin McInnes spoke to the NYU College Republicans.