Kevin Kurian, Opinion Editor
All content by Kevin Kurian
While cryptocurrency could generate jobs in New York City, Mayor Eric Adams should not encourage the use of Bitcoin as a currency because of its instability and environmental harm.
January 26, 2022
In order to ensure the health and safety of U.S. democracy, the Senate must censure or expel Republican Sens. Ted Cruz and Josh Hawley.
January 6, 2022
Gallatin sophomore is changing the world, one movement at a time.
December 10, 2021
American conservatives are taking up arms against education itself in a misguided and dangerous anti-intellectual crusade.
November 16, 2021
Instead of offering employees an optional “Cultural Heritage Day” in place of Juneteenth, NYU Langone should do the right thing by acknowledging the historical significance of June 19.
November 8, 2021
The lack of support for democratic socialist India Walton among New York state Democrats is unacceptable and foolish politics.
October 26, 2021
The New York City Council passed an unprecedented slate of legislation that will protect delivery workers from unsafe working conditions. Bill de Blasio should sign it immediately.
September 24, 2021
There is no reason why we should have to show our Daily Screener and NYU ID to enter university buildings.
September 8, 2021
Gov. Andrew Cuomo has announced his resignation. We must do everything in our power to prevent his political comeback.
August 25, 2021
The Biden administration is considering the cancellation of up to $50K of student loan debt through an executive order. Doing so would benefit NYU students.
April 12, 2021
The rest of the developed world is eating America’s lunch in high-speed rail. Our country needs to act by making it a central part of President Biden’s infrastructure proposal.
March 26, 2021
New York City did the right thing by opening the streets to pedestrians during the pandemic. The streets should stay open after the pandemic.
March 17, 2021
Cuomo has betrayed the public's trust by harassing women and covering up the pandemic’s true toll on New York’s nursing homes. Voters should have the ability to recall the governor.
March 9, 2021
While it is important to prevent a conservative hegemony on the court that would rescind the protections and liberties of vulnerable communities, it is essential that the plan to reform the Supreme Court considers long-term interests.
September 24, 2020
The President’s blatant and intentional mismanagement of COVID-19 highlights his inability to perform the duties associated with his role.
September 16, 2020
New York State Governor Andrew Cuomo’s recent plan to reopen indoor dining and use the New York Police Department to enforce social distancing will only place Black and indigenous people of color in more danger. Instead, the Department of Health and Mental Hygiene should shut down noncompliant restaurants.
September 8, 2020
NYU’s latest quarantine meal delivery debacle should give cause for the university to re-evaluate its relationship with its dining provider, Chartwells.
September 1, 2020
In order to protect their workers from COVID-19, Amazon must better enforce social distancing protocols while providing paid leave for at-risk workers.
April 28, 2020
From President Trump’s delayed use of the Defense Production Act to federal aid discrepancies between states, he routinely places his goal of reelection over the lives of everyday Americans.
April 16, 2020
Military contractors have exploited Washington insiders through lobbying and overcharging since the days of Eisenhower, often at the expense of U.S. troops and taxpayers. This grifting must end.
April 3, 2020
In order to deal with the housing affordability crisis, NYCHA should purchase the 250,000 vacant apartments in the city and convert them into affordable housing units.
March 3, 2020
A Yang candidacy for New York City mayor holds the promise of progressive and transformative change for the five boroughs.
February 26, 2020
Rachel Fadem, Features Editor • May 17, 2022
Disability rights activist Judith Heumann will speak about the importance of political action and advocacy during a combined graduation ceremony for the classes of 2020 and 2021 on May 18.