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The moral imperative of anger, empathy, and action transcend political calculations and the seeming psychological necessity of indifference.
This series is important not only because the refugee crisis has reached a desperate point in terms of its magnitude and Europe’s poor handling of the migration, but also because this is a time when people have become impervious to mass tragedies.
I do not know what Governor Haley’s true views on race are, but I do know that her policies have made life tangibly worse for people of color in her state. I know that her actions have been in direct contradiction to the values that the Harvard Foundation claims to embody.
Maybe restructuring the ancient course that all living Harvard students and most of the dead ones have taken is a good idea. But let's not claim that the reason for doing so should be to reflect the entering freshmen's "interests."
The history of final clubs gives us no reason to believe that acceptance of women will change their overall dominating nature.
There is an important social role for final clubs at Harvard.
We are fixated on colonial power and control, but Africa is not ours to fight over.
Perhaps that is the greatest strength of a long distance relationship: We have to be intentional with our time.
Hoffmann was tall, poised, seemingly imperturbable—though when he stood on the dais and tucked one leg underneath himself, I couldn’t help feeling I was being lectured on Marx and John Stuart Mill by the world’s most brilliant stork.
Rape is a crime, not a matter for gentlemen to resolve behind closed doors, and it’s time to start treating it as such.
To help ensure that voting booths remain accessible to all Americans and that no citizen’s right to vote is inhibited, every citizen should be encouraged to register and go to the polls.
On the second Friday of September the Spee became “the first.” To which I say: congrats. But to which I also say: Maybe—just maybe—you’ve missed the entire point.
In the post-2008 era, with an inflated balance sheet, slowing global growth, and central banks that are now intervening with their currencies, the Fed’s task will take some intelligent thinking to navigate.