Happening in the World: A lawmaker from India’s ruling party was arrested for raping a teenager, days after protests erupted against the government’s refusal to address the situation. These protests are said to be reminiscent of mass protests against sexual violence in 2012. (Reuters)
Happening in the US: Michael Cohen, Trump’s top lawyer, is under criminal investigation, with prosecutors saying they are focusing more on his business interests. Prosecutors also speculate that Cohen’s only client is Trump. (BBC)
Happening in NYC: Two unions supporting Gov. Cuomo are leaving the Working Families Party, a small party comprised of labor unions and progressive activists. The Working Families Party is expected to be in support of Democratic candidate for Governor of New York (and Barnard alum) Cynthia Nixon. (NYT)
Happening on Campus: Barnard and Columbia dancers will be performing at Miller Theater tomorrow at 2:00 pm and 7:30 pm. This showcase will feature Mark Morris’ The Office with premieres by Lacina Coulibaly, Brian Reeder, and Colleen Thomas. Check out the Facebook event here.
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