Salma I. Elsayed

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When the Richest University Shortchanges its Workers

Harvard is the richest it has ever been, yet continues to deny custodial staff the contract extension they are asking for in the midst of a pandemic, leveraging this crisis as an opportunity to improve the University’s bottom line.

Student Workers Deserve Compensation in Times of Crisis

Just as Harvard made the right choice in changing its decision and paying workers through May, Harvard can maintain employment for all students who can work remotely, including DSO interns.

Dissent: We Shouldn’t Stop Listening — The Case for Prison Divestment

Arguing that the conditions in prison prisons do not reach the standard of degrading human life or harming the systematically disadvantaged is illogical and facetious.

Whiteness Without the Privilege

Perhaps the 2030 Census will give Arab Americans minority status through a distinct Census classification without fear of surveillance, but instead with pride in their heritage.