NYU's Independent Student Newspaper

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NYU's Independent Student Newspaper

Washington Square News

NYU's Independent Student Newspaper

Washington Square News

Discrediting Discrimination Allegations at NYU Is Dangerous

Discrediting Discrimination Allegations at NYU Is Dangerous

By Phoebe Kuo, Contributing Writer September 23, 2016
Our university should be a place that not only allows students to recognize the positive differences in other cultures, but rewards those who point out those who abuse the system.
NYU Needs a Tinder for Roommates

NYU Needs a Tinder for Roommates

By Emma Rudd, Contributing Writer September 23, 2016
Using poorly assembled personality surveys for the roommate matching process can only hurt the experiences our first-year students.
Matt Lauer Perpetuates Sexist Double Standard

Matt Lauer Perpetuates Sexist Double Standard

By Blake Waranch, Contributing Writer September 19, 2016
Matt Lauer's performance shows that future debate moderators desperately need to hold both candidates to the same standard on stage.
Hamilton Doesn't Need a Party, He Needs a Plan

Hamilton Doesn’t Need a Party, He Needs a Plan

By Nishad More, Staff Writer September 19, 2016
Hamilton has made strides in affordability, but nothing worth throwing an expensive weeklong party over.
LIU Brooklyn Lockout Sets Dangerous Precedent

LIU Brooklyn Lockout Sets Dangerous Precedent

By WSN Editorial Board September 16, 2016

When classes started at Long Island University’s Brooklyn campus last Wednesday, students were missing one rather important thing: their professors. Around 400 faculty members had their access to the...

24-Hour News Is the Only Modern Option

24-Hour News Is the Only Modern Option

By Annie Cohen, Staff Writer September 16, 2016
Current events and breaking news was simply far less accessible than they are today, which is why, for all its foibles, the existence of a 24-hour news cycle is a net boon for the American people.
24-Hour News Is Ruining American Politics

24-Hour News Is Ruining American Politics

By Thomas Price, Contributing Writer September 16, 2016
The 24-hour news cycle has become far more of a detriment than a service to the medium of news and to the American people.

Facebook’s News Algorithms Lack Human Touch

By Paris Martineau, Deputy Opinion Editor September 6, 2016
Facebook has an obligation to provide editorial oversight if it wants to be considered a legitimate news aggregator.