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Testing the Exposed Thong Trend

Testing the Exposed Thong Trend

Naomi Lichter, Contributing Writer

October 10, 2017


Filed under Beauty & Style, FEATURES

One writer tries out this daring trend and reflects on the social and cultural influences that have shaped it.

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Lipscomb University President Dinner Racially Insensitive

Lipscomb University President Dinner Racially Insensitive

WSN Editorial Board

September 22, 2017


Filed under OPINION

Holding such events in sake of racial diversity and then decorating them in such offensive manners is not only distasteful, but unacceptable in the 21st century.

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There Is No Perfect Commentary on Race

There Is No Perfect Commentary on Race

J. Metje, Contributing Writer

September 19, 2017


Filed under OPINION

In regards to actual writing, the many readers I've talked to suggest the book falls apart. This, I would argue, is where they are wrong.

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NYU Guesses Racial, Ethnic Identity of Some Employees

NYU Guesses Racial, Ethnic Identity of Some Employees

Sayer Devlin, Deputy News Editor

April 17, 2017


Filed under Diversity at NYU, NEWS, University News

NYU's Human Resources department is federally mandated to guess the race and ethnicity of employees who don't self-report that information.

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Civil Rights Lawyers Examine Race, Inequality and Law

Civil Rights Lawyers Examine Race, Inequality and Law

Jemima McEvoy and Sayer Devlin

February 28, 2017


Filed under NEWS, University News

Tony Thompson moderated a discussion between former Attorney General Loretta Lynch, President of NAACP Legal Defense and Educational Fund Sherillyn Iffil and NYU Law Professor Bryan Stevenson.

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When Reporters Become Their Own Stories

When Reporters Become Their Own Stories

Khrysgiana Pineda, Staff Writer

November 28, 2016


Filed under ARTS, Books

Washington Post journalist and reporter Wesley Lowery's new novel recounts the stunning reality of injustice surrounding protests focused on racial injustice — especially the Black Lives Matter protests.

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‘Lemonade’-Inspiring ‘Daughters of the Dust’ To Be Re-Released

‘Lemonade’-Inspiring ‘Daughters of the Dust’ To Be Re-Released

Natalie Whalen, Staff Writer

November 17, 2016


Filed under ARTS, Film

One of the films that served as Beyoncé's inspiration for her visual album "Lemonade" is about to be re-released.

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Donald Trump Has Been Elected President of the United States

Donald Trump Has Been Elected President of the United States

Alex Bazeley, Editor-in-Chief

November 9, 2016


Filed under 2016 Election, NEWS, TOP STORIES

Donald J. Trump was elected the 45th President of the United States early Wednesday morning, ending the most ridiculous presidential race in recent history with the outcome that no one saw coming — except for maybe Trump himself. After a tumultuous election cycle which saw tensions between the ...

NYU Begins Search for Chief Diversity Officer

NYU Begins Search for Chief Diversity Officer

Sayer Devlin, Deputy News Editor

October 31, 2016


Filed under NEWS, University News

NYU began their search for a Chief Diversity Officer.

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Luke Cage Is Not Just Relevant — It’s Excellent

Luke Cage Is Not Just Relevant — It’s Excellent

Carter Glace, Staff Writer

October 6, 2016


Filed under ARTS, Entertainment, TOP STORIES

In a time where there are more black people incarcerated than there were recorded slaves in the history of the United States, Luke Cage brings a much-needed bulletproof black man to the screen and gives Marvel the revival it much needed.

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DNA Discoverer’s Lecture Canceled Following Controversial Comments

DNA Discoverer’s Lecture Canceled Following Controversial Comments

Veronika Jelenik, Contributing Writer

September 20, 2016


Filed under NEWS, TOP STORY

NYU students protested against James Watson, one of the discoverers of DNA, speaking at Langone.

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