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The Expensive Implications of Anti-Immigrant Advertising in San Francisco

The Expensive Implications of Anti-Immigrant Advertising in San Francisco

By Diya Radhakrishna, Contributing Writer

March 30, 2018


Filed under Government, Opinion

Anti-immigrant advertisement's on San Francisco BART system send a dangerous message at a time when xenophobia in the United States.

NYU Students Should Boycott Uber

NYU Students Should Boycott Uber

By WSN Editorial Board

March 2, 2017


Filed under Opinion, Top Stories

Students should boycott Uber to condemn sexual harassment in the company's workplace and to encourage the increase of gender diversity within Silicon Valley companies.

Discrimination in Tech Hampers Real Innovation

Discrimination in Tech Hampers Real Innovation

By Shiva Darshan, Staff Writer

April 14, 2016


Filed under Opinion

Non-white, non-male entrepreneurs still struggle to get any attention from investors, and unless the government can step in, this inequality threatens to stifle some of the most innovative participants in the tech scene today.

The Perils of Technological Gentrification

The Perils of Technological Gentrification

By Shiva Darshan, Staff Writer

February 23, 2016


Filed under Opinion

Irresponsible expansion of the tech community has the potential to make the city unlivable for thousands, particularly if both the natives and the transplants establish lives entirely disconnected from one another.

Entrepreneurial spirit must be inclusive one

Entrepreneurial spirit must be inclusive one

By WSN Editorial Board

April 8, 2015


Filed under Opinion

[email protected] is to be commended for its diversity-in-tech panel, but college entrepreneurial groups can always do more.

Well-rounded curricula needed

Well-rounded curricula needed

By Richard Shu, Deputy Copy Chief

April 6, 2015


Filed under Opinion

The Core Curriculum is important for undergrads in order to prepare them for a constantly changing workforce.

Newsweek lifts skirt on Silicon Valley sexism

Newsweek lifts skirt on Silicon Valley sexism

By Zahra Haque, Staff Columnist

February 10, 2015


Filed under Opinion

Newsweek's recent controversial cover starts a necessary dialogue about gender bias in the tech industry.

NYC’s Silicon Alley must include women

NYC’s Silicon Alley must include women

By WSN Editorial Board, Editorial Board

October 6, 2014


Filed under Opinion

NYC's Silicon Alley could be a more welcoming place for women in the tech industry.