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Studying dark presidential episodes from the past can help us remain vigilant against abuses of power in our own time, argues historian Timothy Naftali. But we shouldn't be so quick to equate Trump with Nixon.
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A recent study by NYU psychology professor Pascal Wallisch found that taste in films is highly idiosyncratic—and that critics and audiences don't seem to like the same things.
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Top findings from the past month.
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A farewell to the NYU class of 2017.
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Seventeen prominent NYU alumni offer words of wisdom to this year's graduating class.
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Favorite videos and articles from the past school year, selected by the NYU News team.
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A roundup of news from the past school year.
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Chiye Aoki, professor of neural science and biology, tackles the question in 90 seconds.
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Because there's only so much pomp and circumstance a person can stand.
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Here are just a few of the accomplished members of this year's graduating class. We can't wait to see how they will change the world.
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