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Stamp Out Sexual Harassers

Stamp Out Sexual Harassers

By WSN Editorial Board

February 19, 2018


Filed under House Editorial, Opinion, Top Stories

NYU needs to be proactive by investigating potential professors in order to ensure that our campus is not open to sexual assailants and harassers.

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US Gymnastics Board of Directors and Michigan State President Resign

US Gymnastics Board of Directors and Michigan State President Resign

By Helen Xie, Staff Writer

February 5, 2018


Filed under Sports, Top Stories

Top officials step down as Larry Nassar is sentenced to prison.

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Let Woody Allen’s ‘A Rainy Day in New York’ See the Light of Day

Let Woody Allen’s ‘A Rainy Day in New York’ See the Light of Day

By Victor Porcelli, Contributing Writer

February 2, 2018


Filed under Opinion

Despite resurfacing sexual assault allegations, Amazon Studios should uphold it's contract to release Woody Allen's "A Rainy Day in New York."

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We Need to Reconsider the Way We Talk About Sexual Assault

We Need to Reconsider the Way We Talk About Sexual Assault

By Sarah Lifson, Contributing Writer

February 1, 2018


Filed under Opinion

All students at NYU must come together to start a positive dialogue on consent and sexual assault.

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Celebrities Must Use Their Platforms

Celebrities Must Use Their Platforms

By Shraddha Jajal, Contributing Writer

January 31, 2018


Filed under Opinion

Celebrities should use their platforms to actively support women's rights.

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Ansari Heard ‘Yes’ When She Didn’t Say ‘No’

Ansari Heard ‘Yes’ When She Didn’t Say ‘No’

By Victor Porcelli, Contributing Writer

January 29, 2018


Filed under Opinion

The situation surrounding Aziz Ansari provides the perfect opportunity for us to clearly define sexual assault and consent. When someone does not say no, it doesn't mean yes.

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#MeToo Raises Ethical Questions for NYU Journalism

#MeToo Raises Ethical Questions for NYU Journalism

By Caroline Haskins, Investigative News Editor

January 29, 2018


Filed under News, Top Stories

NYU Journalism has received several recent emails with ethical concerns regarding Katie Roiphe, head of the graduate Cultural Reporting and Criticism Program, and NYU Journalism may address these concerns in a school event in March.

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Organizations Scrutinized After Latest Nassar Victim Testimonies

Organizations Scrutinized After Latest Nassar Victim Testimonies

By Maddie Howard, Sports Desk Editor

January 22, 2018


Filed under Sports

Larry Nassar sexual misconduct case brings criticism to USA Gymnastics and Michigan State University.

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‘Time’s Up’ Takes Fashion

‘Time’s Up’ Takes Fashion

By Caroline Weinstein, Contributing Writer

January 22, 2018


Filed under Beauty & Style, Features

Time's Up and the #MeToo movement take a stand with fashion.

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Words Are Not Going to End Sexual Assault

Words Are Not Going to End Sexual Assault

By Allison De La Bastida, Staff Writer

November 14, 2017


Filed under Opinion

Is anyone actually doing anything about the all the sexual misconduct that is occurring?

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#MeToo, NYU: Feminist Clubs on Campus Respond to the Aftermath of the Harvey Weinstein Allegations

#MeToo, NYU: Feminist Clubs on Campus Respond to the Aftermath of the Harvey Weinstein Allegations

By Aya Ouda, Contributing Writer

October 30, 2017


Filed under News, Top Story, University News

Following the social media movement #MeToo, members of feminist clubs on campus have affirmed their support for victims of sexual assault, whether or not they choose to share their story.

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