Editorials

New Saudi King Should Stress Human Rights

We hope that this shift in leadership will herald advances for human rights in Saudi Arabia, and that the United States will more consistently advocate such advances in crafting its policy toward the Kingdom.

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$1,000 Pills and the Future of Global Medicine

If health intervention and action is dependent on merely one discipline or field of study, the fruits of social justice and health equity can never be fully realized.

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The Unsung Heroes

To all the Harvard employees: Thank you.

Of the Students, By the Students, For the Students

The efforts to incorporate individual student feedback are commendable, but the campus center should keep larger-scale student recommendations in mind as well

Toward a Future Less Marred by Gun Violence

While mourning the recent tragedy of Dr. Davidson's death—as well as the tragedies of gun violence that play out every day in our country, often to residents of disadvantaged neighborhoods—we should work toward a future in which fewer families lose loved ones to gun violence.

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Raw Truths, Instinct, and Justice: The Cassandra C. Case

This is unfair; the state should not have the right to base the legitimacy of its authority over her on the fact that she challenged the court’s legitimacy in the first place.

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Why We Don't Date

Why waste time building a relationship when we can get what we need (or at least finish stat homework on time) without the untidiness of feeling?

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This Is Not the Way to Protest

No matter how genuine the cause, protests simply cannot happen without reflective planning.

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My Way on the Highway

But in both his speech at the National Cathedral and his earlier work, King suggested that civil disobedience had to be calculated, organized, and massive.

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Columns

Comp Me, Baby, One More Time

The way we structure community here doesn’t just affect us in this place, at this moment. It affects the kinds of powerful, scarily driven, sleep-deprived, sometimes demagogic people we as an institution are putting out into the world.

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An Old Start to a New Congress

There’s a new Congress in town. And it’s off to quite a beginning.

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Spit

And in the middle of “Selma”, just before I start to think about my school, I think about how powerful hate is.

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Higher Education for All

A college education was once an added benefit; now it is a prerequisite.

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The Trouble with Harvard’s Email Culture

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Dreaming to the Maximum in Mumbai

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"My Death Needs To Mean Something"

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Never Again

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A Sacred Right Remains Threatened

We must remain vigilant in the face of dishonest laws that are disenfranchising our fellow citizens.

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The Back Door to Harvard

My Extension School cap, well broken in by now, is a fond reminder that we can all grow in knowledge and understanding.

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No More Liberal Excuses  

The problem with Harvard groupthink is that it does not realize that while the West is not at war with an entire religion, we should be at war with its extremist forms.

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Transgender Erasure at Harvard

Of all the words in next year’s readings for Community Conversation, many more than one should be the word “transgender.”

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Dear Dia...

I’m not writing because I’m no longer alone.

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The Case Against Boycotting SodaStream

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Why We Called for Boycotting an Israeli Soda Company

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Buying Off the Judiciary

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For Law Students, the Hardest Tests Are Yet to Come

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Understandable, But Not Defensible