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Hundreds Protest Gun Violence in Washington Square Park

Hundreds Protest Gun Violence in Washington Square Park

By Kristina Hayhurst and Sarah Jackson

April 20, 2018


Filed under City News, News, University News

Hundreds of students, including survivors of mass school shootings, assembled in Washington Square Park on Friday to call for comprehensive gun control.

Students Take a Second on the Gun Debate

Students Take a Second on the Gun Debate

By Jendayi Omowale, Staff Writer

March 21, 2018


Filed under Features

The school shooting at Stoneman Douglas High School led to intense debate about gun control laws and gun violence in the United States.

Bumble’s Hive Mind Predicament

Bumble’s Hive Mind Predicament

By Janice Lee, Contributing Writer

March 19, 2018


Filed under Culture, Opinion, Politics

Bumble banned pictures of guns in dating profiles, a move that it claims is not politically motivated. However, politics and dating are inherently connected, so Bumble must recognize the implications of its actions.

Companies Have Values, Just like People

Companies Have Values, Just like People

By Victor Porcelli, Staff Writer

March 6, 2018


Filed under Opinion, Politics, Uncategorized

Should companies have a voice in politics? Despite current objections, the answer is yes. Companies have values and the right to free speech, just as citizens do.

Don’t Underestimate the Power of Resistance

Don’t Underestimate the Power of Resistance

By Paola Nagovitch, Deputy Opinion Editor

March 5, 2018


Filed under Opinion

Peaceful protests have the power to enact policy change. The Stoneman Douglas High School students are the face of gun reform in the U.S.

Leverage NYU’s Influence to Enact Gun Control

Leverage NYU’s Influence to Enact Gun Control

By WSN Editorial Board

March 5, 2018


Filed under House Editorial, Opinion, Top Stories, Uncategorized

As the biggest private university in the United States, NYU has the opportunity to leverage its position for good.

Bump Fire Stocks, Women Drivers and Illusory Progress

Bump Fire Stocks, Women Drivers and Illusory Progress

By Theo Wayt, Contributing Writer

October 16, 2017


Filed under Opinion

In this turbulent time, people look everywhere for some semblance of positive progress — a sign that maybe the bad guys are not so bad after all. But both the Saudi Government and the NRA are anti-democratic groups with backward agendas.

Gun registeries make democratic sense

Gun registeries make democratic sense

March 26, 2013


Filed under Opinion

National Rifle Association leaders and gun enthusiasts fret over sensible background checks leading to a national registry of gun sales, purchases and owners. Why anyone who claims to care about the safety of Americans, including small children, would be opposed to a system that keeps track of the retail...

Semi-automatic weapons unnecessary, unsafe in civilian hands

December 24, 2012


Filed under Exclude From Homepage List, Opinion

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