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Flu Shots Should be Contagious

Flu Shots Should be Contagious

By Tyler Crews, Opinion Editor

February 5, 2018


Filed under Opinion, Uncategorized

Despite low efficiency of this year's flu vaccine, NYU should require that all students, faculty and staff receive a flu shot each year. Marginal protection is better than not having any protection at all.

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Removal of Anti-Vaccine Film Triumph for Science

Removal of Anti-Vaccine Film Triumph for Science

By Emily Fong, Deputy Opinion Editor

March 29, 2016


Filed under Opinion

There is no defensible reason to prop up the ravings of a discredited hack as a pillar of free speech.

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Tribeca is Not the Steward of Scientific Truth

Tribeca is Not the Steward of Scientific Truth

By Abraham Gross, Deputy Opinion Editor

March 29, 2016


Filed under Opinion

While the anti-vaccination movement is without merit, the removal of the controversial film "Vaxxed" undermines the integrity of the Tribeca Film Festival, and does little to prevent the spread of the anti-vaccination movement.

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Flu vaccinations vital to public

Flu vaccinations vital to public

By Sharika Dhar, Contributing Columnist

November 3, 2014


Filed under Opinion

Students should get vaccinated against the flu to protect themselves and others.

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