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‘Offensive’ Symbols Discovered in Lipton Residence Hall

‘Offensive’ Symbols Discovered in Lipton Residence Hall

By Alex Domb, Deputy News Editor

February 21, 2018


Filed under News, Top Stories, University News

Two offensive symbols were found in a lounge in Lipton Residence Hall.

NYU SJP Demands Further Action from NYU After Death Threats

NYU SJP Demands Further Action from NYU After Death Threats

By Jemima McEvoy, News Editor

May 1, 2017


Filed under News

NYU Students for Justice in Palestine has received another death threat — this one threatens a specific member and uses even more graphic language than the last two messages the group received.

NYUSJP Working With University to Maintain Members’ Safety

NYUSJP Working With University to Maintain Members’ Safety

By Arushi Sahay, Contributing Writer

February 16, 2017


Filed under News, NYU, University News

After NYUSJP received a threatening email in January, both the university and NYPD are working to keep students safe.

Express Indignation Through Love, not Hate

Express Indignation Through Love, not Hate

By Jack Campbell, Contributing Writer

November 17, 2016


Filed under Opinion

Trump is a vile demagogue whose behavior has warranted a hateful response, but it is impossible to be legitimately productive if we continue to find solidarity in hate.

Gay hate crimes rise in New York City

Gay hate crimes rise in New York City

October 8, 2013


Filed under News

Gay hate crimes have been on the rise in New York City, including one high-profile incident that occurred near NYU. On May 18, 32-year-old Mark Carson was fatally shot at point-blank range while walking in Greenwich Village. The New York Times reported that by May 2013, gay hate crimes in New York C...

Racial prejudice is a consequence of ignorance

Racial prejudice is a consequence of ignorance

April 26, 2013


Filed under Opinion

The immediate aftermath of the Boston bombings revealed tales of unparalleled heroism. Tales of ordinary civilians running towards thick walls of smoke to help those who fell victim to the bombs flooded the news. However, a much darker narrative has since plagued not only our country but the entire world....