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Letter to the Editors

Unfair public pressure seems to be placed on Israel regarding the peace process. The Palestinian Authority routinely glorifies terrorists, recently lost a major U.S. court case for supporting terrorism, and formed a unity government with the terrorist organization Hamas.

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Midnight Ride

If you see a light in my dorm room, I’m at my desk doing homework on a Friday night. And if you don’t, I’m at my desk doing homework on a Friday night, and I’ve closed the blind because I’m embarrassed.

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Sexual Assault at Harvard

The success of this survey is in your hands. Please respond to the Westat invitation by taking the survey, regardless of whether you think the issue of sexual assault is directly relevant to you.

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The Hashtag Activist

If we need to have a discussion about tactics, then let’s have that discussion. But let’s have that discussion by putting forth the kind of activism that we want to see.

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Letter to the Editors

Had there been a representative faculty senate, that senate could have insured faculty participation in the creation of these new regulatory standards.

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A Time to Every Purpose

Rather than ask why Divest activists appear so angry, we should ask ourselves why we do not.

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Ayaan Hirsi Ali and the Myth of Islamophilia

What needs to change are the toxic political and social conditions, present in both Western and Muslim lands, that lead to the alienation and anger that produce these violent outcomes.

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Supporting Our Families

While we thank President Faust for her previous efforts, the road to immigration reform is not over, and the next step is now in front of us.

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A Police Officer’s Bullet, The People’s Ballot

It is we, the collective people, who have the power and responsibility to shape this nation into the nation we know it can, and should, be.

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Learn Something

I don't have many stories yet, and I think it's my fault. So now, I'm going to keep my peripheral vision on high alert, my ears pricked up, and try to start learning without learning.

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No Affordable Childcare for Postdocs

In its benefits brochure for postdocs, Harvard proudly boasts that it “has invested over $10 million in child care infrastructure, and commits over $4 million per year to ongoing dependent care programs and services.” In reality, these facilities do not cater to the whole Harvard community, but mainly to the established who earn the salary that Harvard is not willing to pay its postdocs.

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Dismantle Final Clubs Now

Our concern is this: the clubs’ elite membership go on to run the world in the image of how they understand it–through the narrow lens of exclusion.

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Dear Harvard, Revisited

Harvard’s campus won’t be fair and safe for everyone until we have a clear and just policy, a transparent disciplinary process, and standardized access to critical residential and academic accommodations.

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Harvard Workers Got the Cold Shoulder This Winter

As the world’s richest university, with an endowment of roughly $36 billion, Harvard can afford to give its workers some paid time off during extreme, dangerous weather conditions.

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Islamophobia, Ayaan Hirsi Ali, Islamophilia

Rather than shrouding Islam with implicit speech regulations, why not debate it?

Massachusetts Hall
FAS

Graduate Students Start Movement To Unionize

Central Administration

Amidst Title IX Debate, Law Faculty Raise Governance Concerns

John Stilgoe Office
College

John Stilgoe’s Secret History

Big States, Little States
College

Beyond Boston: Regional Diversity at Harvard