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Voting Should Be Mandatory in America

Voting Should Be Mandatory in America

By Henry Cohen, Contributing Writer

November 18, 2016


Filed under Opinion

Among various other necessary reforms, it is time to join the ranks of the twenty-two nations that make voting mandatory for its citizens.

Restrictive Voting Laws Extend Past the South

Restrictive Voting Laws Extend Past the South

By WSN Editorial Board

October 13, 2016


Filed under Opinion, Top Stories

Until New York reforms its own voting process, state officials have no legitimate argument to make against conservative state legislatures taking advantage of the Supreme Court ruling.

NYU should promote higher voter turnout

NYU should promote higher voter turnout

By WSN Editorial Board

November 4, 2014


Filed under Opinion

Universities can and should play an active role in encouraging students to get to the polls.

Sunday voting could increase voter turnout

Sunday voting could increase voter turnout

By Zarif Adnan

October 28, 2014


Filed under Opinion

Moving Election Day to Sunday could bring new voters that could not vote in the middle of the workweek.