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Yair Rosenberg

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The Top Five Cancelled Shows You Should Watch During Reading Period

It’s a sad fact that the Arts movies section has a poor track record when it comes to recommendations. Just last issue, in the “Viewers Might Also Enjoy” box, we dubiously claimed that those who liked “Twilight: Breaking Dawn” would also be into “The Lizzie McGuire Movie.”


Protecting the Dignity of Discourse on Campus

Too often, we forget that freedom of speech is largely about silence. The dignity of discourse in America stems not merely from the right of each individual to speak freely, but from those who might vehemently disagree making space for that person to express themselves.


Reclaiming Goldstone’s Missed Opportunity

Goldstone’s retraction allows us to reclaim the missed opportunity of his mandate, and ask the hard questions about appropriate wartime conduct that have so far been sidestepped in favor of political posturing.


Controversial 'Kennedys' To Premiere April 3

The ambitious series was originally developed by the History Channel—its most expensive program to date—only to be canceled after completion due to outcry from friends, relatives, and former aides of the late president.


The Case Against Course Blogs

Blogs tend to perform functions already served by the course, but with the added hassle of unnecessary technology.


Five Harvard Movies or TV Series That Have Yet To Be Made

The success of “The Social Network” has brought to light a completely underexploited niche in popular film: the Harvard drama.


‘Hereafter’ Weaves A Bleak Tapestry of Death and Beyond

Clint Eastwood’s “Hereafter” is a harsh film. In almost every frame, there is pain, crowding around the edges and waiting to reenter the scene even during the movie’s brief romantic respites.