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Emma S. Mackinnon

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Playing the Divestment Card

In 2002, President Lawrence H. Summers infamously remarked that a petition for divestment from companies operating in Israel was “anti-Semitic

Trick or Treat Workers Right

Take a look at your Harvard hoodie, and you might see a familiar swoosh. Just before Nike made its first

Exposing Primo's Deception

In the Primo factory in El Salvador, 5.000 workers, mostly young women, produce clothing for Harvard and other American colleges

Letters

Stop This Crazy War

What is really eating George W. Bush? Speculation abounds. Saddam is a credible threat, or just plain evil; it’s the

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Harvard’s Dirty Hands

Today is, at last, Harvard’s day in court, for a case that dates back to the early 1990s. Over the

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A Human Tragedy Transcending Borders

Soon after the World Trade Centers collapsed, the streets of downtown Manhattan were plastered with signs seeking missing people—pictures, names

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Undergraduates, Unite!

As graduate student unions spring up across the country’s campuses, administrators at nearby University of Massachusetts-Amherst are confronting the even

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Banking On Change

Last Tuesday, the Cambridge City Council explicitly pledged to continue to avoid doing something it has never done: buy World

Making Harvard's Corporation Our Own

Following the resignation of Herbert S. “Pug” Winokur ’64-’65 from the Harvard Corporation amid controversy over his role as chair

Dining Halls to Test 'Fair Trade' Coffee

At the urging of an undergraduate student group, Annenberg and the House dining halls will today—for the first time—serve organic

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Miss What?

The first Miss Harvard pageant is less than a week away. Although organizers Gretchen R. Passe ’03 and Eric P.

Study: Health Affects Job Loss

A recent study by Harvard School of Public Health (HSPH) researchers has found that personal health is the primary factor

Substance Use Violations Increase

Numbers of on-campus drug and alcohol violations are increasing at Harvard, though at a rate slower than nationwide college rates,

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