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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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

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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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Charles Chen

By Andrew Heying, Opinion Editor

October 10, 2017


Filed under Uncategorized

Interview with Liberal Studies sophomore, Charles Chen, for The Immigration Issue.

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Gabor Simonovits

By Jemima McEvoy, Managing Editor

October 10, 2017


Filed under Uncategorized

An interview with politics Teaching Assistant Gabor Simonovits for The Immigration Issue.

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Paul Hwang

By Chelsey Sanchez, Digital Director

October 10, 2017


Filed under Uncategorized

An interview with CAS junior Paul Hwang for The Immigration Issue.

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Mallika Sinha

Mallika Sinha

By Natasha Roy, Assistant Managing Editor

October 10, 2017


Filed under Uncategorized

An interview with CAS sophomore Mallika Sinha for The Immigration Issue.

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