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Aidan F. Ryan

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Harvard Law School

HLS Makes Gender Neutral Bathroom More Accessible After Concern

Lambda, the BGLTQ organization for Harvard law students, and the Queer and Trans People of Color organization brought the issue of restricted access to gender neutral bathrooms to administrators last fall.

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90th Oscars Prove that Representation Has Long Path Ahead

"Quite honestly, 'The Shape of Water' never should have won Best Picture." Staff writer Aidan F. Ryan weighs in on the 90th Oscars.

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Campaign Against Racism Emerges at Harvard Law School

​Race-related activism is re-emerging at Harvard Law School following incidents of racism at Stanford Law School.

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Harvard Law School

HLS Profs Sign Letter Slamming 'Victim-Centered' Sexual Harassment Policies

Law professors Janet E. Halley and Elizabeth Bartholet signed an open letter alleging procedures for sexual harassment cases unfairly favor accusers.

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Central Administration

Law School Affiliates Excited About Pres. Pick

Law School affiliates are eager to embrace a president with long-standing ties to the school.

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‘Black Panther’ Sets a New Standard for Superhero Movies

Simply put, “Black Panther” is right up there with “The Dark Knight” as the best comic book film ever.

Christopher Nolan

Career Overview: Christopher Nolan

The 47-year-old London filmmaker is a consistent source of both critical acclaim and box office glory.

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2007: This Year In Film

From childhood favorites to critical masterpieces, 2007 had something for everyone.

Harvard Law School
Harvard Law School

Law Professors Debate School's Support for Public Interest

Professors and student activists gathered at Harvard Law School Wednesday night to discuss the school's reported disconnect with public interest.

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Harvard Law School

Harvard Law Review Elects Michael Thomas Next President

Thomas succeeds ImeIme A. Umana, the publication’s first black woman president.

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Harvard Law School

Harvard Law Professors Top Citation Rankings

The service calculates the number of citations each author receives in other papers in the SSRN’s e-library. These citations only count for public, full-text papers.

The Lightning Rod

HLS Prof. Dershowitz Becomes Loud Trump Defender

In recent months, professor of Law emeritus Alan M. Dershowitz has emerged as one of President Donald Trump’s most vocal intellectual defenders.

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Alumni Spotlight: Tyler E. Spindel ’07

"It’s kind of crazy to see something that you’ve conceived, shoot it and have it come out."

Hope and Despair

Climate Change Panel Talks 'Hope and Despair'

“It’s not the number one political issue and until it becomes the number one political issue, we’re not in the position I think we need to be if we want to change the scenarios."

On Campus

Harvard Film Archive Releases Winter Production Schedule

The films encompass a diversity of genres, including a holiday show and other seasonal films, foreign dramas, and experimental documentaries.