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Former Tanzanian President Speaks at NYU

Former Tanzanian President Speaks at NYU

By Benjamin Tetteh, Contributing Writer

September 24, 2018


Filed under News, University News

NYU's Africa House hosted the former President of Tanzania for an evening of discussion.

Can a Pardon Silence?

Can a Pardon Silence?

By Evan Robinson, Contributing Writer

February 6, 2018


Filed under Opinion

If a person accepts a pardon from the President of the United States in an ongoing investigation, they will lose their right to invoke the Fifth Amendment because that person no longer can self-incriminate

NCAA Championship Teams Visit the White House

NCAA Championship Teams Visit the White House

By Tori Bianco, Contributing Writer

December 4, 2017


Filed under Sports

NCAA Championship winning teams and individuals deny an invitation to the White House for a visit with President Trump.

NYU Reacts: Trump vs. LaVar Ball

By Maddie Howard, Sports Editor

November 27, 2017


Filed under Sports

NYU students react to the current Twitter feud between President Donald Trump and media personality LaVar Ball.

Trump is Wrong on DACA

Trump is Wrong on DACA

By Melanie Pineda, Staff Writer

September 11, 2017


Filed under Opinion

It is irresponsible to view DACA recipients as merely statistics more than anything else.

President Trump’s Administration Threatens Sanctuary Cities

President Trump’s Administration Threatens Sanctuary Cities

By Arushi Sahay, Contributing Writer

April 27, 2017


Filed under News

Trump has threatened the funding of sanctuary cities — how has this affected NYU's sanctuary movement?

APA Records Hate Crimes for First 100 Days of Trump’s Presidency

APA Records Hate Crimes for First 100 Days of Trump’s Presidency

By Lorenzo Gazzola, Contributing Writer

April 27, 2017


Filed under News, Top Stories

NYU's Asian/Pacific/American Institute started a project meant to document hate crimes in the first 100 days of President Donald Trump's administration. Recently, they released the first videos from the project.

When Politics Meet Fashion

When Politics Meet Fashion

By Sherah Ndjongo, Staff Writer

February 13, 2017


Filed under Beauty & Style, Features

President Donald Trump's tweets in defense of his daughter, Ivanka, demonstrated that politics and fashion can intersect. However, the question remains: Should they?

March into Feminist Fashion

March into Feminist Fashion

By Pamela Jew, Staff Writer

January 30, 2017


Filed under Beauty & Style, Features

Feeling inspired by the signs and chants from the recent Women’s March? There are plenty of fashionable ways to show your feminist pride.

Staff Recs: Best Inaugural Protest Signs

Staff Recs: Best Inaugural Protest Signs

By WSN Staff

January 27, 2017


Filed under Arts, Entertainment, Top Stories

The beauty of protest signs lasts long after the day they're held in defiance — the best ones live on in memory as succinct slogans of resistance.

Inside the Inauguration

Inside the Inauguration

By Eli Nachmany, Contributing Writer

January 23, 2017


Filed under Uncategorized

NYU student Eli Nachmany worked hard on President Trump's campaign, and talked about his experience working on one of the most divisive presidential inaugurations in history.

Who Lives, Who Dies, Who Tells JFK’s Story

Who Lives, Who Dies, Who Tells JFK’s Story

By Zach Martin, Editor at Large

December 7, 2016


Filed under Arts, Film, Top Stories

The new biopic "Jackie" pays respect to the legacy not only of one of America's most iconic presidents, but the woman who orchestrated his memorial.

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