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Antifa Handbook Writer Speaks at Gallatin

Antifa Handbook Writer Speaks at Gallatin

David Wagner, Contributing Writer

September 14, 2017


Filed under NEWS, NYU

Mark Bray, author of Antifa: The Anti-Facist Handbook, speaks at NYU and encourages violence against the far-right.

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Feminism on a College Campus

Feminism on a College Campus

Lara Dreux, Contributing Writer

September 12, 2017


Filed under OPINION

Feminism should benefit both men and women, as it aims to promote equality among genders.

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Consider Alternate Viewpoints

Consider Alternate Viewpoints

Mert Erenel, Contributing Writer

September 12, 2017


Filed under OPINION

Sometimes people call out these postmodernists with the term “Social Justice Warriors.” But while this term is often used as a meme or a joke, postmodern philosophy is no laughing matter.

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A Brief Introduction to NYU’s Leftist Clubs

A Brief Introduction to NYU’s Leftist Clubs

Sayer Devlin, News Editor

September 12, 2017


Filed under NEWS, TOP STORIES, University News

At Club Fest on Sept. 6, while many students were browsing through traditional college clubs such as Greek organizations and cultural affinity groups, NYU’s leftist clubs were out in full force hoping to add to their legion of activists.

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DACA Decision Shows Lack of Leadership

DACA Decision Shows Lack of Leadership

Allison De La Bastida, Contributing Writer

September 11, 2017


Filed under OPINION

Congress, now, have a chance to retaliate for failing to pass the DREAM Act, which would have resolved undocumented immigration issue years ago. This is the time to make all those voices supporting DACA come into one and defend those 800,000 kids.

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Puerto Rico’s Deceptive Referendum

Puerto Rico’s Deceptive Referendum

Paola Nagovitch, Contributing Writer

September 7, 2017


Filed under OPINION

Being neither a sovereign nation nor a state has prevented the island’s residents from enjoying the full rights of American citizenship: Puerto Rican residents are not allowed to vote in federal elections, they have no representation in the Senate, and the delegate in the House of Representatives serves more as a figurehead.

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World Politics: The Spring of Closed Doors

World Politics: The Spring of Closed Doors

Raven Quesenberry, Contributing Writer

May 1, 2017


Filed under Abroad, FEATURES

In the political cacophony that has erupted during President Donald Trump's first 100 days in the White House, it's easy to get caught up — but it's important to stay aware of global politics as well.

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NYU College Democrats Host NYC Mayor Bill de Blasio

NYU College Democrats Host NYC Mayor Bill de Blasio

Jemima McEvoy, News Editor

April 26, 2017


Filed under NEWS

NYU College Democrats hosted an event at which guest speaker New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio discussed the importance of civil engagement.

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New Politics Classes to Be Offered Through Marron Institute of Urban Management

New Politics Classes to Be Offered Through Marron Institute of Urban Management

Téa Kvetenadze, Deputy Copy Chief

April 26, 2017


Filed under NEWS, TOP STORIES, University News

NYU's Marron Institute of Urban Management will partner with the politics department to offer new courses next semester — including topics in urban management and methods of policy analysis.

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Strike on Syria Was Good Move for United States

Strike on Syria Was Good Move for United States

Graziella Pastor, Contributing Writer

April 24, 2017


Filed under OPINION

The political and economic repercussions of the Syrian military strike prove Trump's quick acting was very advantageous for the United States.

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Trump, China and North Korea: A Raw Deal

Trump, China and North Korea: A Raw Deal

Anand Balaji, Staff Writer

April 24, 2017


Filed under OPINION

These actions were both done in retaliation against an increasingly aggressive North Korea that has conducted several missile launches and a public assassination in Malaysia since Trump took office. However Trump’s response has done nothing to improve the safety of the region and instead seriously undermines one of his core campaign promises: holding China accountable on free trade.

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Get Off the Liberal High Horse

Get Off the Liberal High Horse

Louis Rodriguez, Contributing Writer

March 27, 2017


Filed under OPINION

Young progressives who are preaching compassionate politics must also make an effort to understand viewpoints intensely different from their own.

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