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Washington Square News

NYU's Independent Student Newspaper

Washington Square News

The power of Instagram to create a group of followers for your blog is immense.

Get Your Style Instafamous Fast

By Medardo Perez, Contributing Writer April 11, 2016
We interviewed two NYU students who are on the rise of Instafame and they gave us their app secrets.
70s shoe trends are back and better than ever with a large variety of fashionable, trendy options.

‘70s Shoes Make a Comeback

By Sophie Fay Shaw, Staff Writer April 11, 2016
The '70s are back this spring and we've rounded up the best shoes to spruce up your wardrobe.
New York Child Abuse Laws Are 'Regressive' and 'Absurd'

New York Child Abuse Laws Are ‘Regressive’ and ‘Absurd’

By WSN Editorial Board April 6, 2016
New York State needs to support the victims of some of the most heinous crimes imaginable by reforming the statute of limitation and providing greater resources for the abused.
Everyone Should Be Able to Enjoy Baseball, Not Just the Wealthy

Everyone Should Be Able to Enjoy Baseball, Not Just the Wealthy

By Emily Fong , Deputy Opinion Editor April 6, 2016
Baseball must remain accessible to everyone, not just those who can afford it.

Standing on Your Head: The Journey of Sam Daley

By Bobby Wagner, Managing Editor April 6, 2016
Meet Sam Daley, the NYU hockey goaltender who went to hell and back to play his senior year of hockey.
Feds Shouldn’t Attack North Carolina’s Wallet

Feds Shouldn’t Attack North Carolina’s Wallet

By Aparna Alankar , Contributing Writer April 6, 2016
Withholding or even threatening to withhold billions of dollars in federal funds is not an appropriate response to a law passed by an elected state government, no matter how deplorable.
Trump’s Visa Plan Threatens NYU Indian Students

Trump’s Visa Plan Threatens NYU Indian Students

By Pranati Wadhawan, Contributing Writer March 23, 2016
Trump’s proposals threatens a growing number of young Indians like myself studying in the U.S.
Sacha Baron Cohen talks about his new movie “The Brothers Grimsby” at the Union Square Regal Cinema.

Sacha Baron Cohen Is No Longer Satirizing, Just Offending

By Ethan Sapienza, Film Editor March 23, 2016
Sacha Baron Cohen's affinity for daring political statements has changed to cheap, offensive gags in "The Brothers Grimsby".

Comedians Personalize Episodes of New Netflix Original Series ‘The Characters’

By Adrienne Messina, Contributing Writer March 23, 2016
Netflix's show "The Characters" features sketches from a different comedian each episode.
What’s Bad for America is Bad for Journalism

What’s Bad for America is Bad for Journalism

By WSN Editorial Board March 23, 2016
The rampant corporate influence on news coverage this election cycle threatens the integrity of journalism and American democracy.
Coast Modern photographed on July 6, 2015 in Los Angeles, California.

Catching Up With Coast Modern

By Hailey Nuthals, Highlighter Editor March 4, 2016
L.A. band Coast Modern talks to WSN about what genre their music is, the writing process and their thoughts on streaming.
This year’s Black Solidarity Conference was centered around the idea of black identity.

BSU Hosts Solidarity Conference

February 22, 2016
The Black Student Union tackled the topic of solidarity among different activist groups in their annual solidarity conference on Saturday.