Stories by Marco Cartolano

Marco Cartolano, David Gordon and Elliot Kronsberg share their thoughts on Amy Schumer's latest film "Snatched."

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You probably know by now that Ben Shapiro will be on campus this week. But who even is he?

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This week's Monday Mixtape is all about inspirational tunes to get you through finals and the end of the quarter

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Tired of tests and papers? You could’ve taken a class that planned a film festival for the final project instead.

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Written by an alum, Stick Fly will bring the experiences of wealthy Black people, often overlooked in art, to NU students this weekend.

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Find some time listen to this week's Monday Mixtape and maybe get a workout in as well

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The French hit the polls Sunday, choosing Emmanuel Macron to be their next president.

In this new NBN podcast, Marco Cartolano, David Gordon and Elliot Kronsberg discuss all sorts of films – good and bad.

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This week's Monday Mixtape is all about calm tunes to get you through the #week7 slump.

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College Democrats hosted Jim Obergefell, the plaintiff in the Supreme Court case that legalized same-sex marriage, as their spring speaker.

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Country music gets a bad rep, but hopefully this week's Monday Mixtape shows you it's ok to like country.

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Trump promised to end corruption in Washington during his first 100 days, but how is he doing?

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Turkey's democracy might be in trouble after the country's recent referendum.

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Celebrate the good weather and spring into some warm tunes!

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In case you somehow don't have any midterms, this week in entertainment has enough to keep you sufficiently overprogrammed.

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To celebrate Kendrick Lamar's latest album, let's take a look back at some of his previous hits.

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A&O and Happiness Club teamed up to screen this '90s film starring product placement. But is this partially-Looney Tunes piece of art still relatable today (and was it ever)?

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Start off your week with these cool songs about beginnings.

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Cilento and Vinson believe that they have made progress in representing marginalized voices, but acknowledge that there is still more work to be done.

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You might know Tom Perez won, but who did he run against, and what platforms did they all stand for?

On Feb. 28, registered Evanston voters (that could be you!) can pick between five progressive candidates in a primary election for mayor. Learn a bit about each one here.

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It’s important to take a break and see some on-campus theater, dance and even opera from the Academy Award nominees of the future.

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Jordan Peele's new film, Get Out, takes on the horror of racism in a unique way, but fails to keep the momentum going all the way to the end.

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Who is the man behind the skeleton mask who apparently has the real power in Trump's presidency? We have the low-down on Steve Bannon.

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A few (hugely) important contributions made by immigrants to American life and culture.

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A quick guide to Sean Spicer, alternative facts and what the media is doing about it.

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Why study for midterms when there are so many entertaining events going on around Evanston? Check them out this week!

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Did the US really betray its biggest ally in the Middle East?

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Deciding who will serve in his cabinet is one of the most important decisions that Donald Trump must make as president-elect.

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The College Republicans' screening of Madigan: Power. Privilege. Politics critiques Illinois Speaker of the House Mike Madigan for his misuse of political power.

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There were some great attempts at political victory, and a lot of unfortunate results. But they're all fellow 'Cats, nonetheless.

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How can someone like Donald Trump avoid paying taxes for 20+ years? Here's the answer.

Did you know that Northwestern students can and have run as aldermen for the City of Evanston?

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Political Union invited two NU professors to debate what the economy of the future could look like.

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Why does ASG matter? It's all the little things you've never noticed before, but influence student life in many ways you'd never imagine.