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Politics

Lessig’s PAC Raises Millions, Despite Low Support from Harvard

The PAC, which Law School professor Lawrence Lessig created to curb the influence of money in politics, will distribute funds to candidates who support campaign finance reform.

Minister Jairam Ramesh
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Minister Jairam Ramesh

Indian Minister Jairam Ramesh speaks in the Kalb Seminar Room at the Harvard Kennedy School of Government for the Nuclear Power and Climate Change in India seminar on Tuesday. This seminar was sponsored by the Project on Managing the Atom.

Minister Jairam Ramesh
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Minister Jairam Ramesh

Indian Minister Jairam Ramesh speaks in the Kalb Seminar Room at the Harvard Kennedy School of Government for the Nuclear Power and Climate Change in India seminar on Tuesday. This seminar was sponsored by the Project on Managing the Atom.

Minister Jairam Ramesh
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Minister Jairam Ramesh

Indian Minister Jairam Ramesh speaks in the Kalb Seminar Room at the Harvard Kennedy School of Government for the Nuclear Power and Climate Change in India seminar on Tuesday. This seminar was sponsored by the Project on Managing the Atom.

Palestinian Development
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Palestinian Development

Bashar Masri, Chairman of the Board of Massar International, answers a question from an audience member during a seminar at the Harvard Kennedy School Tuesday afternoon. The seminar addressed urban planning and development in Palestine.

Minister Jairam Ramesh
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Minister Jairam Ramesh

Indian Minister Jairam Ramesh speaks in the Kalb Seminar Room at the Kennedy School of Government for the Nuclear Power and Climate Change in India seminar on Tuesday.

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IOP

Ghana's President Details Economic Growth at IOP

President of Ghana John Dramani Mahama described the arrival of a “new frontier” of economic growth and political stability for his Western African country in a speech at the IOP.

#emBODYindia gallery
Student Groups

emBODYindia Aims To Spark Dialogue

The photo campaign aims to change the pervasive mindset in India that leads to objectification and violation of women, organizers said, opening dialogue in India about taboo subjects surrounding sex.

Japan and its Surrounding Islands
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Japan and its Surrounding Islands

Alexis B. Dudden speaks at CGIS about the history of Japan and its surrounding islands on Tuesday afternoon. The event was sponsored by the Weatherhead Center for International affairs and the Edwin O. Reischauer Institute of Japanese Studies and Korea Institute.

Japan and its Surrounding Islands
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Japan and its Surrounding Islands

Alexis B. Dudden speaks at CGIS about the history of Japan and its surrounding islands on Tuesday afternoon. The event was sponsored by the Weatherhead Center for International affairs and the Edwin O. Reischauer Institute of Japanese Studies and Korea Institute.

Japan and its Surrounding Islands
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Japan and its Surrounding Islands

Alexis B. Dudden speaks at CGIS about the history of Japan and its surrounding islands on Tuesday afternoon.

Japan and its Surrounding Islands
Politics

Historian Discusses Pacific Ocean Territorial Disputes

Alexis Dudden explained how new ocean laws are leading to renewed territorial debates over far-flung islands in the East China Sea during a seminar Tuesday.

The President on Stage
IOP

Philippine President Highlights Recent Successes

President of the Philippines Benigno “Noynoy” Aquino III outlined the positive economic changes his country has undergone over the last two decades in a public address at the Institute of Politics on Monday.

Ukraine Crisis Panel
Politics

European Politicians Discuss Crisis in Ukraine

Swedish Minister for Foreign Affairs Carl Bildt and former Italian Prime Minister Mario Monti called for a more stringent European response to the crisis during a discussion Monday

Politics

Human Rights Program Celebrates 30 Years of Advocacy

The program included two panels—“Human Rights Advocacy Across Generations” and “The Next Stage in United Nations Treaty Bodies”—and a keynote address by former Yale Law School Dean Harold Hongju Koh ’75.

Divest Harvard Assembles
Scrutiny

Arrested Divestment

Echelman string sculpture
Visual Arts

Painting the Town: Boston's Big Art

Boxes
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ISIL is Not the End of the World

Difficulty Defining
Columns

The Difficulty of Defining Difficulty