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Sean L. Mckenna

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Foreign Policy Fiasco

W HEN WAS THE last time the Reagan Administration called an avowed Maoist a "freedom fighter"? Try last month. On

Spare America's Children the Chair

A T A SEPTEMBER news conference, Attorney General Edwin Meese III tried to justify the death sentence for minors who

Koch and Punishment

W ITH THE POSSIBLE exception of Attorney General Edwin Meese III, New York City Mayor Edward I. Koch more than

The Crisis of Malpractice Insurance

F INALLY THEY'RE fighting back. The doctors are going on strike. Exorbitant malpractice insurance premiums--long on the rise throughout the

Budget Cut Threatens Search for AIDS Cure

"A HORRIBLE MENTAL DISORDER," "a satanic deviance," and "an unspeakable evil." For much of American history the lifestyles of one-tenth

Black Lives Matter Protester
Race

Demonstrators Continue 'Black Lives Matter' Campaign in Central Square March

Harvard Stadium
Allston

Boston Olympic Bid Names Harvard Venues as Hosts for 10 Events

Conflict at the Scene
Crime

Med School Professor Dies After Brigham Shooting

"Shut It Down"
College

The Top 10 Stories of 2014