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Students Torn on Election Recount

Students Torn on Election Recount

By Natasha Roy, Deputy News Editor

November 28, 2016


Filed under 2016 Election, News

Politically minded NYU weigh on Jill Stein's recount petition for the Presidential election.

Finding Liberty in a Third Party

Finding Liberty in a Third Party

By Rachel Rivers, Contributing Writer

September 21, 2016


Filed under 2016 Election, News

In a contentious election season where Democrats and Republicans are frustrated in their choice of candidates, some NYU students are turning to the alternative appeal of the Libertarian Party.

Left to Right: Politics at NYU

Left to Right: Politics at NYU

By Lexi Faunce and Anne Cruz

February 8, 2016


Filed under Special Editions, Special Issues

Depending on who you ask, young people are either uninterested in politics, or leading a democratic revolution. According to the Pew Research Center, millennials are less interested in politics than previous generations. Yet, in the early stages of the 2016 primaries, candidates have proven that mobilizing ...

College Libertarians

College Libertarians

By Christine Wang, Deputy News Editor

February 8, 2016


Filed under 2016 Election, News

Meet the NYU College Libertarians.

Students gather to debate key issues

Students gather to debate  key issues

By Marita Vlachou, Deputy News Editor

November 4, 2014


Filed under News

A debate between NYU Libertarians, NYU College Republicans, NYU College Democrats, and International Socialist Organization was hosted by the NYU politics society.

Libertarian Gary Johnson encourages students to ‘waste vote’

Libertarian Gary Johnson encourages students to ‘waste vote’

September 19, 2012


Filed under News

Presidential candidate Gary Johnson spoke at the Rosenthal Pavillion on Tuesday. Joining Gov. Johnson was Gov. Jesse Ventura, Judge Andrew Napolitano, Lisa Kennedy and Kristin Davis of Eliot Spitzer fame. NYU College Libertarians organized the event. According to President of the club William Cromarty,...