Editorials

Voting on the Sanctions

Rather than seek out the lesser of two evils, the faculty should vote directly on whether to repeal the proposed sanctions.

Op-Eds

John Glenn and the Limits of Possibility

Glenn was a lionhearted warrior, an undaunted explorer, and a judicious statesman. He was a hero in traditional modes perhaps unrivaled by any American in the last century.

Editorials

More Monitoring, Less Speech

Unfortunately, this initiative’s many problems make us strongly question the large sum of money that Boston Police Department will invest in it.

Don’t Normalize, Don’t Ignore

Harvard as an institution has the privilege and the duty to educate its students and the public about the world, including its less savory aspects.

The Hypocrisy of Patriotic Correctness

In the aftermath of the election, students at Hampshire, Harvard, and beyond have felt that the country has become a more hostile environment for them to live in simply due to their identities.

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​The Importance of Pond Scum

The scientific community must stand prepared—prepared to oppose more politicized intrusions; prepared to stand tall in the face of scientific illiteracy; prepared to defend itself from the pro-Smith, pro-applied, pro-bureaucracy movement within the GOP’s leadership.

Harvard's Throwback Thursdays

Despite all that has changed in the past decades, the final clubs have not fundamentally changed, even though they have attempted to be more racially and culturally inclusive.

Let's Engage the Silent Majority

Let us begin a dialogue with those who seek to suppress and deport us. I ask that we take on the difficult task of embracing those who wish to upend the lives we’ve built in this country.

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Columns

Fighting for Facts in the Age of Trump

In a world swimming with falsehood—likely soon to include official propaganda—we can still hope that the facts will, in the end, prevail. We just have to tell the right story.

Columns

Grateful for the Bubble

Harvard is at once my sanctuary and enabler. It is where I am most myself, intellectually, and physically. It is here that I feel free.

Letters

Letter to the Editor: The Uncomfortable Reality of Social Ills

If future financiers and consultants genuinely want to solve social problems, they do not need to join the Peace Corps, nor do they need to run and hide behind their self-congratulatory justifications of corporate careers.

Columns

Identify Me Not

An identity is little more than what one does, the accumulation of decisions and experiences one makes.

Op-Eds

Why I Cannot Vote Yes or No on the Lewis Motion

Given the wording of the motion, a “no” vote would be, in effect, a vote in favor of discrimination. Voting “no,” with its absolutely false suggestion that the Harvard Faculty embraces discrimination, would do real harm to the Faculty and Harvard more generally.

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Basic Bitch

Op-Eds

Is Partisan Rancor a Laughing Matter?

Editorials

An Important Social Media Admission

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Pushing Harvard Towards Sanctuary Campus Status

Editorials

Unsanctioned Confusion

Letters

Letter to the Editor: The Value of Social Media in College Admissions

Social media provides an inexpensive and effective medium for applicants to convey rich and authentic information while enabling colleges to make more informed decisions about their character, values and commitment. Just ask your own Dean of Admissions.

Op-Eds

Clinton Had a Hillary Problem

Many hoped that Clinton would become America’s first woman president. Now that she is not, it is important that we remember why, so that other qualified women in the future are not unintentionally shut out of the highest office in the land.

Columns

The Era of Philanthrocapitalism

What this means for students at Harvard College is a growing abundance of opportunities to do good and do business at the same time.

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​Your Body is a Temple

Whether they may be in a prayer room in a mosque or synagogue or within yourself, the goal within any belief system —and really, the goal in life—is to find, and do, whatever makes you happy.

Editorials

Textbook Transparency

Ultimately, while implementation of the Q guide question would improve the current situation regarding courses’ financial accessibility at the College, it is by no means a perfect solution.

Columns

Whose Harvard?

Op-Eds

Our Forty-Four Years of Struggle Must End Now

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Class and Careers

Editorials

Trump and Science

Columns

Academic Purgatory