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Hollywood’s Newest Wildfire: #MeToo

Hollywood’s Newest Wildfire: #MeToo

By Brooke LaMantia, Staff Writer

April 5, 2018


Filed under Uncategorized

The #MeToo movement has been a highlight of this past season’s award shows and discussions ever since Harvey Weinstein was exposed by The New York Times last October.

The Art of Fake Apologies in Sexual Harassment Cases

The Art of Fake Apologies in Sexual Harassment Cases

By Tyler Crews, Deputy Sports Editor

December 4, 2017


Filed under Opinion

After a string of apologies from famous media and Hollywood personalities who were caught for sexual harassment, we have to remember that sorry is not enough.

Matt Lauer Is Sorry He Got Caught, Not For What He Did

Matt Lauer Is Sorry He Got Caught, Not For What He Did

By Adryan Barlia, Deputy Opinion Editor

December 1, 2017


Filed under Opinion

Matt Lauer’s public apology seems to be one to avoid scrutiny, rather than a genuine apology out of remorse.

NYU Professor Studies Possible Link Between Music and Psychopathy

NYU Professor Studies Possible Link Between Music and Psychopathy

By Jillian Harrington, Staff Writer

November 27, 2017


Filed under Uncategorized

NYU Professor Pascal Wallisch explains his findings linking individuals with psychopathic tendencies and the music they listen to.

Hollywood Unveiled Is a Good Thing

Hollywood Unveiled Is a Good Thing

By Thomas Price, Staff Writer

November 13, 2017


Filed under Opinion

The film industry is not the only one that has skeletons in their closet.

NYU Must Pay Attention to Misogynistic Culture

NYU Must Pay Attention to Misogynistic Culture

By WSN Editorial Board

November 1, 2017


Filed under Opinion

The system of ethics that Tisch teaches its students will stay with them throughout their careers. The school should take this opportunity to speak out and set the standard that to remain silent is to be complicit and to be complicit is unacceptable.

#MeToo, NYU: Feminist Clubs on Campus Respond to the Aftermath of the Harvey Weinstein Allegations

#MeToo, NYU: Feminist Clubs on Campus Respond to the Aftermath of the Harvey Weinstein Allegations

By Aya Ouda, Contributing Writer

October 31, 2017


Filed under News, Top Story, University News

Following the social media movement #MeToo, members of feminist clubs on campus have affirmed their support for victims of sexual assault, whether or not they choose to share their story.

Assault Problem Bigger Than Weinstein

Assault Problem Bigger Than Weinstein

By Giovanna Trabasso, Contributing Writer

October 30, 2017


Filed under Opinion

Is Condé Nast rising against sexual assault in the fashion industry and in favor of victims by banning Terry Richardson's work from its magazines, or caring for their own reputation?

Sexual Harassment in Fashion

Sexual Harassment in Fashion

By Amelia McBain, Staff Writer

October 30, 2017


Filed under Beauty & Style, Features, Top Stories

Voices from fashion models are adding to the #metoo movement on social media, calling out men like photographer Terry Richardson for predatory behavior.

No Justice in Weinstein Case

No Justice in Weinstein Case

By Allison De La Bastida, Staff Writer

October 23, 2017


Filed under Opinion

With multiple sexual assault allegations surfacing against producer Harvey Weinstein, it’s hard to tell whether any of these women will get the justice they rightfully deserve. Just take Bill Cosby's trial as an example.