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Professor Thinks Chimpanzees Should Be Legally Considered People

Professor Thinks Chimpanzees Should Be Legally Considered People

By Sarah Jackson, Deputy News Editor

April 16, 2018


Filed under News, University News

An NYU professor is arguing for chimps to be considered people under the law.

Staff Rants: Printing, Security Guards and Umbrellas

Staff Rants: Printing, Security Guards and Umbrellas

By WSN Staff

April 10, 2018


Filed under Opinion, Staff Rants

On this not so fine Tuesday, our staff is ranting about frustrating printing people, unfriendly security guards and eager umbrella wielders.

Exposure | A City Through Its People

Exposure | A City Through Its People

By Echo Chen, Multimedia Editor

February 5, 2018


Filed under Multimedia

People make up a city, and the people of Florence say a lot about the city's culture.

A Post-Scarcity Society is Possible

A Post-Scarcity Society is Possible

By Dylan Smith, Contributing Writer

September 11, 2017


Filed under Opinion

Post-scarcity is a hypothetical economy in which most goods can be produced in great abundance with minimal human labor needed. The misconception is that this concept is a fantasy when in reality the material conditions necessary for this type of society already exist.

NYPD now must report use of force against civilians

NYPD now must report use of force against civilians

By Carmen Russo, Contributing Writer

October 5, 2015


Filed under City News, News

The NYPD announced its plans to require its officers to document every time they use force on a civilian.