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#DeleteUber is trending in response to the incident at JFK airport

#DeleteUber is trending in response to the incident at JFK airport

Chetana Ramaiyer

February 6, 2017


Filed under National, NEWS

Recently, the #DeleteUber has been trending on Twitter. More than 200,000 Uber accounts have been deleted, according to a report from The New York Times It all started on Jan. 28.  According to Forbes article titled, “Understand This Before You #DeleteUber”, the New York Taxi Workers Alliance, an organization consisting...

New York’s visionary bill cracks down on sugar

New York’s visionary bill cracks down on sugar

Ashley Ding

March 23, 2013


Filed under OPINION

Like your vanilla bean frappuccino? You could order it in a size tall, or perhaps in grande. However, you wouldn’t be able to order this sugary shot of goodness in size venti under the revolutionary law proposed by New York mayor Michael Bloomberg. Known for pioneering the law that now requires c...

Selective outrage at selective censorship is unfair

Selective outrage at selective censorship is unfair

Smitha Gundavajhala

April 8, 2012


Filed under OPINION

In the ongoing debate about first amendment rights, an oft-contested concept has been that of levels of censorship in various media. It makes sense that professional publications would be held to a higher standard of responsibility in terms of the content they publish, but despite the incredible lack...