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Time's Up
On Campus

Time's Up

The Harvard Graduate Student Union sponsored a rally on Wednesday afternoon to demand a new contract that better protects victims of sexual harassment or discrimination.

Marielle Franco Protest
Politics

Demonstration Honors Brazilian Politician and Activist Marielle Franco

A small gathering of demonstrators honored former Rio de Janeiro City Council member and activist Marielle Franco during a remembrance event and seminar held Tuesday. Tuesday’s events, called “The Other Side of Violence: Marielle Franco and the Struggle for Brazilian Democracy,” commemorated the one-year anniversary of her assassination in March 2018.

Marielle Franco Protest
Political Groups

Marielle Franco Protest

A memorial honors the one-year anniversary of Marielle Franco's killing in Brazil. Franco was a city councilor in Rio de Janeiro and an activist for women's and BGLTQ rights.

HKS Protest
On Campus

Students Rally Against Steve Jarding’s Termination from Harvard Kennedy School

Students at the Harvard Kennedy School gathered to protest the impending termination of Lecturer Steve Jarding — who teaches one of the school’s most popular courses — at the John F. Kennedy Jr. forum Thursday.

Harvard Art Museums
Letters

Mothers of Opioid Victims Urge Harvard to Remove Sackler Name, Bacow Refuses

The mothers’ efforts to pressure the University come at a time when other prestigious institutions that have received donations from the Sacklers are grappling with similar entreaties from activists.

CGIS Dominguez Poster
College

CGIS Dominguez Poster

The Center for Government and International Studies lobby was covered with printed copies of the original Chronicle of Higher Education article about Professor Emeritus Jorge I. Dominguez. The posters accompanied a protest calling for an independent review of the allegations against him.

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College

Winthrop Graffiti 1

After Winthrop House was vandalized, the "Down W Sullivan" graffitied on one of the house's doors was quickly cleaned off.

Winthrop House Door
Crime

Winthrop House Door

In light of Winthrop Faculty Dean Ronald S. Sullivan, Jr.'s decision to join Harvey Weinstein's legal team, Winthrop House faced vandalism protesting his decision on Monday.

Students at 1993 March for Equal Rights
Student Life

Students at 1993 March for Equal Rights

Leon Lai and Patrick R. O’Malley ’92 attend the 1993 “March on Washington for Lesbian, Gay, and Bi Equal Rights and Liberation”

Silence = Death
Student Life

Silence = Death

Leo L. Lai ’91 stands in front of a Silence = Death Poster poster at an ACT UP protest in Cambridge.

Harvard Medical School ACT UP Protest
Harvard Medical School

Harvard Medical School ACT UP Protest

A plume of smoke emerges from a crowd at a Harvard Medical School protest.

ACT UP Protestor with Smoke
Harvard Medical School

ACT UP Protestor with Smoke

An ACT UP protester waves smoke at a protest outside Harvard Medical School.

College Freedom Forum
College

Human Rights Activists Share Personal Stories, Talk Grassroots Movements at 'Freedom Forum'

The speakers at Wednesday's forum included Turkish dissident and NBA player Enes Kanter, Somali social activist Leyla Hussein, Venezuelan violinist Wuilly Arteaga, Harvard professor Steven A. Pinker, and Chinese human rights activist Ti-Anna Wang.

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Harvard Square

Pressley Leads Protest Against Trump’s National Emergency Declaration

United States Representative Ayanna S. Pressley (D-Mass.) joined protesters in Harvard Square in condemning President Donald Trump’s declaration of a national emergency to build a border wall and other immigration policies during a President’s Day rally Monday afternoon.

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U.S. Representative Ayanna Pressley (D-Mass.) decries President Donald Trump's declaration of a national emergency to build a southern border wall at a protest Monday in Harvard Square.

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