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Militant Protests Miss The Point

Militant Protests Miss The Point

By Riya Patil, Contributing Writer

September 12, 2016


Filed under Opinion

Though it’s appalling and shameful that Turner only served three months for his crime, the fact of the matter is that he did so completely in line with our justice system.

All You Need to Know About the IEC Sit-In

All You Need to Know About the IEC Sit-In

By Lexi Faunce, News Editor

March 28, 2016


Filed under Diversity at NYU, News, University News

The Incarceration to Education Coalition won a recorded meeting with Common Application CEO Paul Mott for this coming Tuesday.

A New Era in Aggressive Activism

A New Era in Aggressive Activism

By WSN Editorial Board

February 29, 2016


Filed under Opinion

Protest and active resistance are powerful weapons in the arsenal of activists. The act of stirring the pot allows for a more visceral form of engagement with the society at large. However, because of the raw emotional response that this activism is meant to provoke, there can be severe consequences.

Solidarity Across Oceans for Free Speech

Solidarity Across Oceans for Free Speech

By Anne Cruz, News Editor

February 29, 2016


Filed under News, University News

NYU students stood in support of Jawaharlal Nehru University, Delhi's students, whose freedom of speech was suppressed.

CUNY faculty, students community protest policy

CUNY faculty, students community protest policy

November 26, 2013


Filed under News

Protesters gathered outside Baruch College, one of 10 schools in the City University of New York system, to speak out about the right to protest, Gen. David Petraeus’ visiting professorship and the shutdown of a student and community center in Nov. 25. The primary focus of the rally was to ...