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James M. Wilsterman

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Commencement 2010

And Sow The Seeds of Tyranny

Like all parting shots, the message can be neatly summed up with a one-sentence lesson I learned in third grade: Agree to disagree.

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Editorials

Predictions

American Neo-Nazi Weekly will face widespread condemnation for publishing an ad that encourages readers to subscribe to The Harvard Crimson. ...

Happiness and Our Ethical Values

“Are MBAs so concerned with increasing their personal wealth that they ignore ethics and their responsibilities to society?” So asks

Predictions

Emma M. Lind ’09 Editorial chair emeritus Forced to lower its dues because of the financial crisis, the Porcellian Club

Please Think Responsibly

It certainly hasn’t been a dry year, especially on college campuses. And with that in mind this summer, presidents and

The Human Commodity

Nice Harvard degree, so how much are you worth? Whether or not you’re booked on the next Greyhound south to

Point/Counterpoint: Stop The Tape?

Point: Videotaping empty rooms Before endorsing Harvard’s recent practice of videotaping lectures for online use, we must consider its effect

New Life, New Rules

Bioengineer J. Craig Venter is expected to announce within the next few months, perhaps weeks, that he and his company,

Brring!ing Home the Bacon

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Trans Fat Transition

Poison isn’t very appetizing; unfortunately, it pervades much of the American diet. Trans fat, after all, is just a poison

PlayStation 3 Enters the Ring

There’s another way to describe people who ‘go camping in the urban jungle’—and the word is “homeless.” That’s why it

Free Time
Columns

In Search of Lost Time

Photo Man
Ivy League

Beyond The Silver Screen

Larry, In His Element
Scrutiny

Professor Summers

Data Sculpture
Visual Arts

Painting by the Numbers: Data Visualization