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Gerald Steinacher, a visiting fellow at the Center for European Studies, discusses the Red Cross' treatment of Nazi War Criminals after WWII. Steinacher's extensive research will manifest itself in his upcoming book, "Nazis on the Run. How Hitler's Henchman Fled Justice", which is set to hit shelves later this year.

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Government, Economics Rank Low in Department Satisfaction

The English Department ranked first in satisfaction among the largest concentrations in the annual exit surveys completed in May.

Government

Liberals vs. the Constitution

To inaugurate the 112th Congress, Republicans reintroduced liberals to something they seem to have long ago forgotten: the Constitution.

Harvard Kennedy School

Profs, Pundits Honor Huntington

Political pundits and professors gathered at the Kennedy School last night to commemorate one of their most memorable teachers, the late political scientist Samuel P. Huntington, who died almost two years ago of congestive heart failure at age 81.

Government

Oi Talks on Rural Distress in China

Roughly 50 students and professors packed into a small room in CGIS yesterday evening to hear Jean C. Oi, a professor of Chinese politics at Stanford University, speak about the effects of new land distribution policies in rural China.

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Yale Professor Bryan Garsten gives the keynote address, “Being Represented,” at the Graduate Conference in Political Theory on Friday afternoon at the Center for Government and International Studies.

Government

Harvard Graduate Conference Unites Global Thinkers on Political Theory

The fourth annual Harvard Graduate Conference in Political Theory convened students from across the world to discuss political theory.

Election Recap
On Campus

Election Recap

Political analyst Bill Kristol (right) and William A. Galston (center) of the Brookings Institute discuss the implications of Tuesday’s elections for American politics.

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Obama, Two Years Later

Two years after millions pulled the lever for Obama, voters will return to the polls to cast ballots reflecting their opinions on the first half of the president’s term.

Student Groups

Forum in Sanders Urges Eradication of Poverty

Speaking at the “Bridging the Gap” forum last Saturday night, David Rosenberg likened the relationship between poverty and sub-standard education to the circular debate over which came first—the chicken or the egg?

Government

Website Asks Americans To Love Taxes

While many political pundits continue to emphasize the public’s frustration with taxation, Vanessa S. Williamson—a graduate student in government and social policy—started a website last August to take the conversation in a new direction.

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Supreme Court Justice Stephen Breyer speaks about the Supreme Court's role in a number of cases from Marbury v. Madison to the Korematsu Trials last night. Breyer also discussed his new book, American Liberty.

City Politics

DiDomenico, Bush Debate Mass. Issues

With nearly two weeks remaining until the election for the State Senate seat, Democratic candidate Sal N. DiDomenico and Republican candidate Barbara T. Bush continue to spar over the issues facing Massachusetts.

Government

Professors Predict Tight Race

Four top academics offered contrasting predictions on the outcome of the upcoming midterm elections at a pre-election panel.

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