Editorials

Social Alternatives

If the administration truly wants to reimagine social life on campus, it will have to recognize that its negative pressure on unrecognized groups alone cannot remake Harvard’s social scene. Students must have real alternatives to their current options.

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Op-Eds

That Stinketh Not

By investing in buildings and not people, the message we send to the next generation contradicts every premise of humanist education.

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Editorials

The Need for Nuance

Most significantly, we are troubled by the University’s choice to group male final clubs, female final clubs, fraternities, and sororities.

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On Names at Yale

Yale's recent decisions regarding "masters" and Calhoun College point in opposite directions.

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Caught on Camera

Installing security cameras at dorm entrances certainly makes sense, but in this case, we would prefer to see the UC use its clout to instruct students to help themselves, rather than only focusing on administrative solutions.

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Calling CAMHS to Ask Courageous Questions

And yet, despite this sign of progress, the emailed survey has yet to ask CAMHS end users—students—for feedback promptly and courageously.

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Columns

Quiet Train and Roaring Earth

Nevertheless, during this politically derisive and hostile season, rescuing the National Park Service may be the moonshot we need to rediscover our common thread as Americans.

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Columns

What You Knew

But in all my confidence that privilege would fall, I had forgotten about blood, how it could leave a country in coma. My thoughts were abstracted because I was removed.

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Columns

​Golden Apples and Chocolate Buttons

I imagine, when it comes to myth and fairytale, the most ordinary of ordinary people has as much a right to speak as an expert. So as a child of (mostly) the West, all I know is that in fairy tales, things come in groups of three:

Columns

Black and Brown Bodies

Black lives matter and until people begin to realize that, I will stand by you to form a resilient, indestructible wall of black and brown bodies.

Columns

​To Those Who Made Me Cry

I might have been alone, but my race is not a race of one.

Columns

Asians, Girls, and Hip-Hop

Columns

Lost in Kyoto

Summer Postcards 2016

​Memo

Columns

​Between Two Worlds

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Rape

Summer Postcards 2016

View from the Fire Escape

It is frightening how easy it was to be convinced of the necessity, the magic, of this place.

Columns

Just Listen

A real story appends a lifetime of experiences into a single network of moral, political and religious beliefs, as well as fears and unanswered questions. In moments of incertitude and courage, it reveals itself chapter by chapter.

Summer Postcards 2016

Why

I’m not sure why the tipping point required so many horrific attacks and deaths. Living with such little consciousness of danger has been an incredible luxury, and in this retrospect, everything looks surreal.

Summer Postcards 2016

Horse Girl

Your conscious mind evaporates, and you find yourself in a silence of heat and hoofbeats where you have six legs, four lungs, two hearts, and two intricately fused awarenesses.

Columns

How I Met My Roommate

Wonder is a beautiful thing—a deeply human thing. And if you look, you can find it anywhere—even in ordinary situations, and even at Harvard.

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Summer Postcards 2016

Don’t Stop Believeland

Summer Postcards 2016

Remembering Summer

Summer Postcards 2016

From Manila, With Love

Summer Postcards 2016

“Now I Am an Axolotl”

Summer Postcards 2016

Man on the Walk