The Harvard Black Law Students Association released a statement Wednesday calling on Harvard to steer clear of investing in prisons and asking the Law School to place greater emphasis on criminal justice, among other demands.
Toting rainbow flags and hand-drawn signs proclaiming “We Believe Survivors,” members of the Harvard International Socialists rallied in Harvard Yard Wednesday night to protest the nomination of Brett M. Kavanaugh.
The event was organized by “Scrubs Addressing the Firearm Epidemic,” a national organization of healthcare professionals which advocates for “evidence-based policy” to reduce gun injuries.
The rally was hosted by the Harvard TPS Coalition, a group of workers who include members of Harvard’s campus unions and advocate for Harvard workers with TPS.
Around 30 students gathered Tuesday evening to “stand in solidarity” with the Nationwide Prison Strike, a national protest calling for prison reform.
More than 30 protesters held a “die-in” in the Arthur M. Sackler Museum Friday to protest its connections to a family they said contributed to the opioid crisis.