Ari E. Benkler

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Miserable Sheep

The very pressures that drive us to work those extra hours make the American Dream less accessible for everyone else.

Real Life Is Interdisciplinary

The kinds of questions we will confront as adults in the world may not be solvable within the confines of a single discipline.

The Spring of Our Discontent

What kind of community do we want to be? To give an answer, we first have to agree on how to get to one.

Talking About Religion

If we are teaching leadership, should we not teach empathy just as much as economics, or conversation and listening just as much as test-taking?

Keep Talking

If we are to un-paralyze our system and restore a sense of openness to our society as a whole, we must take the traditions of dialogue learned at Harvard and bring them into the world with us.