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Q&A: T-Party and Trans Visibility on Campus

Q&A: T-Party and Trans Visibility on Campus

By Lexi Faunce and Diamond Naga Siu

October 12, 2016


Filed under Diversity at NYU, News

In the wake of LGBT History Month, WSN talked with two transgender students to better understand their experiences at NYU.

Cuomo Should Consider Banning Discrimination, Not Just Travel

Cuomo Should Consider Banning Discrimination, Not Just Travel

By WSN Editorial Board

March 31, 2016


Filed under Opinion

When an official takes the effort to a make a social statement, not often is it made with genuine intent. Cuomo should endeavor to be the exception, not just another politician speaking in elevated tones with his fingers crossed behind his back.

‘Straight’ Explores a Modern Gay Identity

‘Straight’ Explores a Modern Gay Identity

By Grace Rogers, Contributing Writer

March 9, 2016


Filed under Arts, Theater

"STRAIGHT" at the Acorn Theatre explores sexuality through a love triangle.

Pray the Perils of Conversion Therapy Away

Pray the Perils of Conversion Therapy Away

By Paris Martineau, Contributing Writer

February 9, 2016


Filed under Opinion

In an age in which same-sex marriage has been upheld by the Supreme Court as a fundamental right, state legislatures nationwide must do their part to forbid an immensely damaging and medically unsound procedure from occurring within their borders.

St. Pat’s Parade continues LGBTQ ban

St. Pat’s Parade continues LGBTQ ban

By Rahul Krishnamoorthy, Deputy News Editor

September 10, 2014


Filed under News

Irish LGBTQ groups made publicly made their applications to march in the annual St.Patrick's Day Parade.

‘I, Too, Am NYU’ should expand to include allies

‘I, Too, Am NYU’ should expand to include allies

April 23, 2014


Filed under Exclude From Homepage List, Opinion

The social justice campaign “I, Too, Am NYU,” which has so far portrayed the challenges of over 150 students of color through images, recently received a great deal of attention. Using the previous Harvard and Oxford University projects for inspiration, the pictures feature students holding boards ...

Eich’s pressured resignation against liberal values

Eich’s pressured resignation against liberal values

April 9, 2014


Filed under Exclude From Homepage List, Opinion

Mozilla’s newly appointed CEO Brendan Eich resigned amid mounting public outrage over the fact that he supported the ban on same-sex marriage in California. His resignation, however, is hardly a breakthrough in the marriage equality movement. It is rather a poignant reminder of our society’s ...

[VIDEO] Op Ed Live: Sochi Winter Olympics

[VIDEO] Op Ed Live: Sochi Winter Olympics

February 14, 2014


Filed under Multimedia, Opinion

Staff columnists Harry Brown and Adam Fazilbegu dissect the politics of the Sochi Winter Olympics, including LGBT rights, Putin's image, the expensive cost of the games and threats of terrorism. [youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JG4VUpDvtMI[/youtube]