Protests

The Wall of Resistance
On Campus

The Wall of Resistance

Student activists and artists came together and erected the Wall of Resistance in an act of protest against President Donald Trump’s policies.

George Church: Wild Biotech
Student Life

Harvard Affiliates Slated to Speak at Boston March for Science

Five Harvard affiliates are slated to speak at a “March for Science” in Boston Common on April 22.

Dr. Daniel J. Levitin
On Campus

Photos of the Day 04.05.17

Free Speech Bus
Harvard Square

Free Speech Bus

At the junction of Mass. Ave. and Garden St., a group protests the anti-transgender message of the "Free Speech Bus.”

Free Speech Bus
College

Students Protest Anti-Transgender ‘Free Speech’ Bus at Harvard

​Chanting “Trans lives matter!” and “Stand up, Fight back!”, dozens of Harvard students and Cambridge residents protested the arrival of an anti-transgender “free speech” bus on Harvard’s campus Thursday afternoon.

Cornel West
Student Groups

Harvard Professors Sign Statement Endorsing ‘Freedom of Expression’

The publication of the statement follows a recent highly-publicized confrontation between Middlebury College students and controversial social scientist Charles Murray.

College

Act on a Dream Builds Pro-Immigration Wall in Protest of Trump

Members of Harvard College Act on a Dream protested President Donald Trump’s crackdown on undocumented individuals.

Divest
Harvard Kennedy School

Divest

Divest Harvard protesters picketed outside the Harvard Kennedy School Thursday evening.

Divest
Harvard Kennedy School

Divest Harvard Activists Protest Kennedy School Film Screening

​Several members of environmental activist group Divest Harvard quietly carried signs outside a Kennedy School film series screening sponsored by Shell Oil Company.

Shkreli Protesters
On Campus

Shkreli Protesters

Students protest Martin Shkreli outside the Science Center. Shkreli’s appearance on campus sparked controversy, with protester Darshali Vyas citing Shkreli’s 5000 percent price hike of Daraprim, a drug used to treat patients with compromised immune systems, as a reason for her outrage.

Martin Shkreli
On Campus

Martin Shkreli

Martin Shkreli speaks in the Science Center on Wednesday night at an event organized by the Harvard Financial Analysts Club. Protesters disrupted the event, standing up, walking out, and encouraging others to move to a “teach-in” panel on AIDS treatment and unethical pharmaceutical practices.

The Protest Lecturer
Student Life

From the Lectern to the Loudspeaker

Recent events—most notably, President Donald Trump's election—have stirred an activist's sensibility in some Harvard professors.

Harvard Yard During the Strike
College

HUDS Workers Offer Advice on Protesting Trump

“We thought the strike was over, but it’s back on,” said Edward B. Childs, a dining services worker in Adams House.

hspn-sign-painting
Student Groups

Painting for the Resistance: Harvard Student Power Network

“Let’s move past the mourning phase and be ready to fight and act.”

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.