Crimson staff writer

Robert Miranda

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Happiness and Ancient Limits

I’ve realized it’s important to not rely on anyone else’s definition of happiness or its often-conflated brother, success. Happiness is not always success, nor is the converse always true.


There’s a Curious George in All of Us

We’ve got twenty cafes in the Square, and similar numbers of clothing stores. We need some sense of uniqueness. Harvard Square is not a strip mall. (That’s what New Haven is for.)


Modern McCarthyism

The problem with today is not that speech isn’t free, but rather that individuals on both sides have tried to use extreme measures to insult, silence, and discredit each other.


The Razor's Edge

“Enter to grow in wisdom,” the words above Dexter Gate on Mass. Ave. remind me, every time I walk through its pillars, and “leave to better serve thy country and thy kind.” I’d like to imagine that “thy kind,” first and foremost, begins with the individual self.