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‘Deplorable’ NYU Professor Sues University, Colleagues for Defamation

‘Deplorable’ NYU Professor Sues University, Colleagues for Defamation

By Sarah Jackson, Deputy News Editor

January 29, 2018


Filed under News, Top Stories, University News

Self-proclaimed "deplorable" LS professor Michael Rectenwald is suing NYU and four professors for defamation. The basis of the suit is a series of department-wide emails from last May, in which he was called a racist and sexist, among other things.

Trump Fights With Pros

Trump Fights With Pros

By Tori Bianco, Contributing Writer

October 2, 2017


Filed under Sports

Trump's comments on NFL national anthem protests further demonstrate his political immaturity.