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Geopolitics Matters to Us All

Geopolitics Matters to Us All

By Wayne Chen, Staff Writer

April 3, 2018


Filed under International, Opinion, Politics, University Life

If you look beyond domestic politics, you will realize that geopolitical tensions between U.S. and China put NYU international students at risk.

Supreme Court Justice Sotomayor Returns to NYU

Supreme Court Justice Sotomayor Returns to NYU

By Farhin Lilywala, Staff Writer

February 9, 2016


Filed under News, University News

Supreme Court Justice and former adjunct professor Sonia Sotomayor came to NYU Law on Monday evening to discuss the decline of juries in civil court proceedings.

Journalism Students Say They Were Racially Profiled at Rubio Event

Journalism Students Say They Were Racially Profiled at Rubio Event

By Anne Cruz, News Editor

February 8, 2016


Filed under News

Two black NYU journalism students said that they were racially profiled during a Marco Rubio event in New Hampshire on Sunday.

U.S. should be more involved in Syria

U.S. should be more involved in Syria

October 22, 2013


Filed under Opinion

Discussions of the Syrian crisis have been notably absent from many major media outlets in the past few weeks. National interest peaked in September over the prospect of military intervention and summarily faded as attention focused on the government shutdown. Nevertheless, as many as 600 Syrians continue to die each week because of the conflict. Behind these statistics lie grim stories of suicide bombers and cases of civilians who died while attempting to flee. ...

Syrian conflict requires U.S. intervention

Syrian conflict requires U.S. intervention

April 29, 2013


Filed under Opinion

With new evidence that the Syrian government may be using chemical weapons against rebel groups, the civil war — which began in 2011 as part of a broader set of uprisings in the Arab world — has reached another critical point. In response to these developments, Senator John McCain, on NBC's Meet...