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Equality Protests
Race

John W. Perdew ‘64 and The Rise of Civil Rights Involvement

With the threat of the death penalty looming over him, John W. Perdew ’64 found himself sitting in a jail cell in Americus, Georgia the summer after his junior year at the College.

Year in Review - Divestment: Massachusetts Hall Protest
Year in Review

Year in Review - Divestment: Massachusetts Hall Protest

Advocates for fossil fuel divestment protest outside of Massachusetts Hall, home of the University's central administration, earlier in the spring.

College

In Support of Student Activism, Seniors To Don Red Tape On Graduation Caps

Although the demonstration will focus on signaling support for Our Harvard Can Do Better, it will also back the work of a number of other student activist groups on campus.

Doubletree Protest
Labor

Doubletree Protest

Harvard College and Harvard Kennedy School students joined workers and local community members in protesting the Doubletree Hotel in Allston in this file photo on Thursday, March 27.

Protests

Ed School Students, Alumni Protest Convocation Speaker

According to the statement of protest, Johnston ”embraces a vision of education reform that relies heavily on test-based accountability while weakening the due process protections of teachers.”

Music

Man Protesting Violinist Arrested During Sanders Concert Sunday

A man was arrested for disorderly conduct on Sunday evening after jumping on stage during a concert featuring violinist Vladimir T. Spivakov to protest the musician’s support for Russian President Vladimir Putin’s actions in Ukraine.

The Pew
Religion

The Pew

People stand during a service in St. Paul Church held in response to a planned Black Mass on May 12, 2014.

Catholic Holy Hour
Religion

Holy Hour at St. Paul

Holy Hour at St. Paul
Religion

Catholic Community and Its Supporters Gather for Prayer and Protest in Face of Black Mass

Across campus, members of the Harvard and greater Boston community gathered to protest the planned reenactment of the Satanic black mass.

Puppet Protest
On Campus

Puppet Protest

Protesters of violinist Vladimir T. Spivakov stand outside Memorial Hall on Sunday evening, where the Russian violinist was performing.

 In the Kitchen
On Campus

Today in Photos (5/12/2014)

Puppet Protest
Music

Demonstrators Protest Pro-Putin Violinist’s Sanders Performance

A crowd of about 40 people held banners protested violinist Vladimir T. Spivakov, who performed there that evening, for his support of Russian President Vladimir Putin’s actions in Ukraine.

Divest Demonstration
Central Administration

Day After Arrest, Divest Protesters Renew Calls for Open Meeting with Corporation

At Friday’s rally, members of Divest Harvard continued to clamor for an open meeting with University leadership, but much of the event focused on the University’s response to protesters the previous day.

Divest Action
Central Administration

Divest Harvard Members Block Mass. Hall Entrance, Demand Open Meeting with Corporation

The maneuver kicked off the activist group Divest Harvard’s Day of Action, the latest effort in a two-year-old campaign calling for the University to divest its endowment from the fossil fuel industry.

Divest Action
Crime

Undergraduate Protester Arrested for Blocking Entrance to Mass. Hall

Roche had been guarding the door throughout the night as part of Divest Harvard’s Day of Action to demand an open meeting with the Harvard Corporation on the issue of divestment.

A World Cup Malcontent
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A World Cup Malcontent

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Then Rain Comes

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Rainy Day Impression

Heidelberg
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Saudade, or Nostalgia