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A History of Political TV

A History of Political TV

By Anubhuti Kumar, Highlighter Editor

October 5, 2017


Filed under Arts, Entertainment

WSN explores TV political dramas throughout the years, focusing on how the ever-changing administrations and political climate affect these.

LGBT Members and Allies Protest Trump’s Cabinet Picks at Stonewall

LGBT Members and Allies Protest Trump’s Cabinet Picks at Stonewall

By Miranda Levingston, Deputy News Editor

February 6, 2017


Filed under 2016 Election, City News, Diversity at NYU, News

The biting cold could not stop the LGBT community and their supporters from waving kaleidoscopic flags in the sky at a pro-LGBT rally held at the historic Stonewall Inn.

PDA Is a Straight Privilege

PDA Is a Straight Privilege

By Connor Borden, Staff Writer

October 3, 2016


Filed under Opinion

Although New York has a thriving LGBTQ+ community, it is unfortunately still uncommon to see queer and nonconforming folks displaying their love for one another in public.

Nonsexual Queer Spaces Needed in NYC

Nonsexual Queer Spaces Needed in NYC

By WSN Editorial Board

September 26, 2016


Filed under Opinion, Top Stories

The onus is on everyone — not just business leaders — to ensure that no space feels like it is off limits for people who identify as LGBTQ.

Clinton Beats Sanders on LGBTQ Rights

Clinton Beats Sanders on LGBTQ Rights

By Paris Martineau, Contributing Writer

March 23, 2016


Filed under Opinion

Clinton’s progressive credentials on LGBT issues should not be dismissed based solely on her past stance on marriage equality.

Trans Awareness Week aims to create safe space on campus

Trans Awareness Week aims to create safe space on campus

By Kati Garrity, Staff Writer

November 17, 2015


Filed under News, University News

Trans Awareness Week at NYU will be featuring discussions on university resources for trans and non-gender conforming students as well as conversations with local activists.

A progressive papacy in a conservative institution

A progressive papacy in a conservative institution

By WSN Editorial Board

September 23, 2015


Filed under Opinion

Pope Francis's progressiveness has to be seen through the lens of the conservatism of the Roman Catholic Church.