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We Should Politicize Natural Disasters

We Should Politicize Natural Disasters

By Paola Nagovitch, Contributing Writer

September 27, 2017


Filed under Opinion

Politicizing natural disasters is controversial, yet necessary. Natural disasters highlight the shortcomings of governments and elected officials, the failures of society as an influential collective and the deficiency of institutions.

NYU’s Latin American Clubs Raise Funds in Wake of Irma

NYU’s Latin American Clubs Raise Funds in Wake of Irma

By Caroline Haskins, Deputy News Editor

September 18, 2017


Filed under News, NYU

A number of NYU's Latin American clubs have convened to raise funds for those affected by Hurricane Irma.

Why You Shouldn’t Donate to the Red Cross

Why You Shouldn’t Donate to the Red Cross

By Kieran Brown, Contributing Writer

September 7, 2017


Filed under Opinion

I watched as my family members lost their homes, their belongings, and their pets. We saw feet of water flood basements, severe wind tear paneling off of roofs, and for the time being we were hopeless. Yet, we prevailed.