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Trump Tapes Trample Progress in Sexual Assault Awareness

Trump Tapes Trample Progress in Sexual Assault Awareness

By Cara Zambrano, Staff Writer

October 24, 2016


Filed under Opinion

In a society in which young people are becoming increasingly aware of the realities of sexual assault, the kind of backwards thinking shown in the Trump tapes cannot be accepted.

Enrollment of Student Accused of Rape Brings Up Ban the Box Questions

Enrollment of Student Accused of Rape Brings Up Ban the Box Questions

By Diamond Naga Siu, News Editor

September 23, 2016


Filed under News, Top Story, University News

A student who was suspended from Cornell for sexual assault now attends NYU, and students are torn about the ban-the-box discussion.

New York Child Abuse Laws Are ‘Regressive’ and ‘Absurd’

New York Child Abuse Laws Are ‘Regressive’ and ‘Absurd’

By WSN Editorial Board

April 6, 2016


Filed under Opinion

New York State needs to support the victims of some of the most heinous crimes imaginable by reforming the statute of limitation and providing greater resources for the abused.

NYU alumna advocates for women’s rights

NYU alumna advocates for women’s rights

By Diamond Naga Siu, Contributing Writer

October 5, 2015


Filed under Features

NYU Law alumna Mallika Dutt reflects on her work as a human rights activist.