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Hillary Clinton Speaks Candidly at PEN World Voices

Hillary Clinton Speaks Candidly at PEN World Voices

By Emily Fagel, Theater and Books Editor

April 27, 2018


Filed under Arts, Books

Hillary Clinton sat down with Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie ("Americanah") at PEN World Voices Festival on Sunday to discuss the importance of free speech and free press.

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau to Speak at 2018 Commencement

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau to Speak at 2018 Commencement

By Sakshi Venkatraman, News Editor

April 2, 2018


Filed under News, Uncategorized, University News

NYU announced via Facebook that Justin Trudeau would be the Class of 2018's commencement speaker.

NYU Researchers Make Breakthrough in Russian Bot Detection

NYU Researchers Make Breakthrough in Russian Bot Detection

By Mack DeGeurin, News Editor

January 29, 2018


Filed under News, University News

A team of NYU professors and graduate students make breakthrough in Russian bot detection. They found that, on any given day, more than half of Russian political tweets are generated by bots.

Sexism is Everywhere — Even in Twitter Bios

Sexism is Everywhere — Even in Twitter Bios

By Helena Gonzalez, Contributing Writer

November 16, 2017


Filed under Opinion, Top Stories

Women in politics clearly feel or have been taught to feel that they need to be relatable and because they are women, that means being moms or wives first and so-called huggers-in-chief.

Letter to Misogynistic Men

Letter to Misogynistic Men

By Paola Nagovitch, Contributing Writer

October 11, 2017


Filed under Opinion

With the 2016 election cycle behind us, I mistakenly believed that President Donald Trump’s public outbursts of blatant sexism were over. However, I was obviously wrong.

Top 10 SNL Political Sketches

Top 10 SNL Political Sketches

By Lily Dolin, Staff Writer

October 5, 2017


Filed under Arts, Entertainment

Staff Writer Lily Dolin shares her personal Top 10 political sketches from "Saturday Night Live."

The World According to Rachel: On the Real Deal

The World According to Rachel: On the Real Deal

By Rachel Ruecker, Senior Editor

April 20, 2017


Filed under Columns

Senior Editor Rachel Ruecker discusses how capitalism has grown from a free-market theory into a complicated and occasionally depressing paradox, but it's hard to see its complexities from inside the bubble.

Trevor Hill Was Right to Question Capitalism

Trevor Hill Was Right to Question Capitalism

By Maya Nann, Contributing Writer

February 10, 2017


Filed under Opinion, Uncategorized

Young people like Trevor Hill are aware that capitalism is no longer a desirable belief system to subscribe to. Meanwhile the powers at play are clinging onto outdated systems doomed for failure.

Campaign Gear as Abysmal as Actual Election

Campaign Gear as Abysmal as Actual Election

By Thomas Price, Opinion Editor

January 23, 2017


Filed under Opinion

After a tumultuous and emotionally taxing election cycle—to say the least—one often overlooked, yet nearly as abhorrent feature of this most recent ordeal was the absolutely subpar and unacceptable campaign gear that was seen sported by the many supporters of each candidate.

In Tearing Down Trump, We Reflect Ourselves

In Tearing Down Trump, We Reflect Ourselves

By Elisabeth Turner, Contributing Writer

November 29, 2016


Filed under Opinion

The Times and NYU’s student body have both fallen into the easy trap of calling Trump out without being able to handle the response from his side.

Students Torn on Election Recount

Students Torn on Election Recount

By Natasha Roy, Deputy News Editor

November 28, 2016


Filed under 2016 Election, News

Politically minded NYU weigh on Jill Stein's recount petition for the Presidential election.

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