Political Groups

Khizr Khan
IOP

Khizr Khan, Father of Fallen Soldier, Denounces Trump at IOP

“We are faced right now with an administration without moral compass,” Khan said.

Student Groups

After Election, Harvard Democrats See Surge in Membership

​Weeks after the inauguration of Donald Trump, an unprecedented number of undergraduates have flocked to the Harvard Democrats introductory meetings.

Radcliffe Union of Students
Political Groups

Marching Forward and Looking Back

The recent Women’s March seems to have sparked a greater interest in engaging with feminist issues at Harvard and beyond.

Politics

Grad Students Organize to Resist Trump

​Progressive Action Network, a graduate student activism group, held its first-ever meeting Wednesday evening to organize advocacy efforts to resist President Donald Trump.

Rally for a Sanctuary Campus
College

Activists and Undocumented Students Disappointed By Sanctuary Campus Decision

Some students said they are disappointed by University President Drew G. Faust’s decision not to label Harvard a "sanctuary campus" although they remain optimistic about many of her proposals to protect undocumented immigrants.

"You Can't Normalize White Supremacy"
IOP

Protesters Denounce Trump Advisers Outside IOP Event

​Protesters gathered in the pouring rain outside Harvard’s Institute of Politics Wednesday evening to denounce the University for inviting advisers of President-elect Donald Trump to a campus event this week and call for the dismissal of Trump’s chief strategist, Stephen K. Bannon.

Adjourning
Undergraduate Council

Adjourning

As one of their last Undergraduate Council obligations as President and Vice President, Shaiba Rather ’17 and Danny V. Banks ’17 (from left) lead Monday night’s general meeting at the SOCH. Also present was Anna T. Wechsler ’18 (right), the current Undergraduate Council secretary.

Suiting Up
Politics

Suiting Up

Two young Hillary Clinton supporters eagerly await the voting results at the Javits Center in New York City during the 2016 election night. In a political upset, Clinton would eventually lose the presidential race to Republican opponent Donald Trump.

The Young Turks
IOP

The Young Turks

John M. Iadarola and Cenk K. Uygur discuss the upcoming Trump presidency on "The Young Turks on Fusion" during a live broadcast from the Institute of Politics Monday evening. "The Young Turks" is one of the world's largest online news shows, focused on political commentary and progressive policy.

Getting Out the Vote
On Campus

Getting Out the Vote

Reuben E. Reyes Jr. ‘19, an active Crimson editor, signs students into a get out the vote event for the Harvard Democrats in Ticknor Lounge on Tuesday.

"Don't Boo, Vote"
On Campus

"Don't Boo, Vote"

Antonia S. Washington ‘18 makes calls during a Harvard Democrats get out the vote event in Ticknor Lounge Tuesday afternoon.

Harvard Dems Headquarters
On Campus

Harvard Dems Headquarters

Noah R. Wagner '18 stands in Ticknor Lounge, the impromptu headquarters of the Harvard Democrats on Tuesday.

Oliver Hart
Politics

Oliver Hart

Oliver Hart has been an Economics professor at Harvard University since 1993.

College

Regardless of Question 4 Vote, Harvard Likely to Keep Marijuana Ban On Campus

Harvard students excited for the possibility of legalized marijuana in Massachusetts may find it sobering that, if Harvard follows the paths of other universities, the drug will likely remain banned on campus even if Massachusetts Ballot Question 4 passes.

Politics

Two Harvard Nobel Laureates Sign Letter Endorsing Hillary Clinton

Twenty Nobel laureates in the field of economics, including two Harvard professors, have signed a letter endorsing Democratic nominee Hillary R. Clinton for the presidency. The letter, first reported by the Wall Street Journal, was published online Monday.