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Every Immigrant Has a Different Story

Every Immigrant Has a Different Story

By Wayne Chen, Staff Writer

April 9, 2018


Filed under Opinion

Too many immigrants are profiled to fit an universal immigration experience and persona. Yet, as an immigrant who also strongly identifies as an American, we must stop profiling immigrants.

The Expensive Implications of Anti-Immigrant Advertising in San Francisco

The Expensive Implications of Anti-Immigrant Advertising in San Francisco

By Diya Radhakrishna, Contributing Writer

March 30, 2018


Filed under Government, Opinion

Anti-immigrant advertisement's on San Francisco BART system send a dangerous message at a time when xenophobia in the United States.

Sanctuary Cities and Their Citizens Are Here to Stay

Sanctuary Cities and Their Citizens Are Here to Stay

By WSN Editorial Board

March 19, 2018


Filed under Opinion, Top Stories

Sanctuary city status should be left to individual city officials, not the state or federal government.

How Safe Are Sanctuary Cities?

How Safe Are Sanctuary Cities?

By Mariana Castro, Contributing Writer

March 9, 2018


Filed under City News, News

More than a year into Donald Trump's presidency, Washington Square News dives into how sanctuary cities such as New York have fared in their attempts to protect undocumented immigrants.

Activist Ravi Ragbir Granted Stay of Deportation Files First Amendment Lawsuit

Activist Ravi Ragbir Granted Stay of Deportation Files First Amendment Lawsuit

By Sarah Jackson, Deputy News Editor

February 20, 2018


Filed under City News, News, Top Stories

Immigrant rights activist Ravi Ragbir has been granted a stay of deportation, which allows him to stay in the country at least until his next check-in with ICE on March 15. He has filed a lawsuit against the federal government, claiming ICE deports immigrants for speaking out against the agency.

Hamilton Admits University Bungled NYUAD Visa Denials

Hamilton Admits University Bungled NYUAD Visa Denials

By Mack DeGeurin, News Editor

February 12, 2018


Filed under News, Top Stories, University News

President Hamilton recently released a letter addressing concerns over recent visa denials for faculty members attempting to travel to NYU Abu Dhabi.

Activists, Professors and NYU Organizations Host ‘Know Your Rights’ Immigration Workshop

Activists, Professors and NYU Organizations Host ‘Know Your Rights’ Immigration Workshop

By Kyle Borowski, Contributing Writer

February 10, 2018


Filed under News, University News

A panel of activists, advocates and lawyers spoke yesterday at the Cantor Film Center about issues surrounding undocumented immigration status and immigration enforcement in the United States.  The “Know Your Rights: Immigration & Police Enforcement on Campus” workshop was presented by the N...

Five Takeaways from Trump’s State of the Union Address

Five Takeaways from Trump’s State of the Union Address

By Alison Zimmerman, Deputy Opinions Editor

February 5, 2018


Filed under Opinion, Uncategorized

There are a lot of things to talk about in President Donald Trump's first State of the Union address. Here are five of them.

A Discussion on Compromise: Trump’s Immigration Plan

A Discussion on Compromise: Trump’s Immigration Plan

By Mert Erenel, Staff Writer

February 1, 2018


Filed under Opinion

Democrats and Republicans must put hard-line politics aside to reach a compromise on immigration.

Immigration Is a Local Issue Too

Immigration Is a Local Issue Too

By Melanie Pineda, Staff Writer

November 6, 2017


Filed under Opinion

If Democratic candidates want to see immigrants consistently turn up at elections, they need to dedicate themselves to stronger stances on immigration against the toxic threats that the Republicans in office have forced upon millions in this country.

Brennan Center Sues Trump

Brennan Center Sues Trump

By Amy Rhee, Contributing Writer

October 16, 2017


Filed under News, NYU, Top Stories, University News

NYU's Brennan Center for Justice is fighting President Trump's latest travel ban through a lawsuit. The group says the ban is unconstitutional

Patricio Navia

By Yasmin Gulec, Dining Editor

October 10, 2017


Filed under Uncategorized

An interview with NYU professor, Patricio Navia, for The Immigration Issue.

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