Burning issues at NYU

February 20, 2014

Evidently we set a high moral standard at NYU. Consider:

1. Killer Coke.  I know next to nothing about this issue or NYU’s position on it, but spamming my inbox puts you somewhere between the 8th and 9th circles. Maybe Bloomberg was right, we should ban all soda — or pop, as we called it where I grew up.

2. United Auto Workers. With membership falling and the drive for new members running into trouble, the UAW is back to organizing our graduate students. From the Times: “This is something we’ve been working [on] for eight years,” said Matt Canfield, a fifth-year doctoral student in anthropology.

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