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The LGBT Issue

The LGBT Issue

By Laura Shkouratoff, Creative Director

October 2, 2017


Filed under READ THIS WEEK'S ISSUE, Special Editions, Special Issues, Top Story, Uncategorized

A selection of LGBT voices weigh in on some of the issues within and surrounding their community.

Halloween Industry Scapegoats Mental Disorders

Halloween Industry Scapegoats Mental Disorders

By WSN Editorial Board

October 27, 2016


Filed under Opinion, Top Stories

Halloween entertainment exploits struggles and perpetuates the stigma behind mental illnesses.

Boomers shouldn’t scapegoat millennials

Boomers shouldn’t scapegoat millennials

By WSN Editorial Board

October 13, 2015


Filed under Opinion

Don't harp on millenials for being self-centered. We're struggling to improve the world just as much as any generation. Fixating on the perceived flaws of the generation is just distracting from the main issues.

NYU study finds women yearn for relationships to become egalitarian

NYU study finds women yearn for relationships to become egalitarian

By Valentina Duque Bojanini, Deputy News Editor

March 13, 2014


Filed under News

A study exploring modern views on gender equality in dating released on March 6 finds that while women want egalitarian relationships with men, they do not necessarily reject traditional dating rituals. NYU doctoral candidate in sociology Ellen Lamont conducted the study. Her findings about the ...

Exposure: Stereotypes

Exposure: Stereotypes

October 10, 2013


Filed under Editor's Picks, Multimedia

I love illustrating concepts with my photos, and have been shooting everything I can for the last six years. I put my idea above all else, and just try to do my best to communicate it in a new way. I’m intrigued by the different things we all assume about each other. My project took on two v...