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I Am An Asian-American Who Benefits From Affirmative Action

It was the diversity that exists in Harvard’s student body that, ironically enough, allowed me to feel at home for the first time in my life.

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Dean Sullivan Deserves Applause, Not Admonishment

Sullivan’s decision extends Harvard students a critical opportunity to learn of the importance of engaging with other viewpoints.

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Harvard, Remove Dean Sullivan

We demand that the Harvard administration immediately remove Sullivan from his position as faculty dean of Winthrop House.

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Ending Unsheltered Homelessness in Harvard Square

As the city of Cambridge and Harvard students struggle to help the homeless, one party is conspicuously absent — the University.

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Include Exclusivity

By moving to phase out social organizations which for centuries have had a formidable presence on Harvard's campus, the University strikes out against the very principles which it claims to herald.

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Winthrop, Weinstein, and Why We Need Faculty Dean Accountability

As someone who loves Winthrop and served as its House Committee chair, Sullivan’s choice feels like a personal betrayal.

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A Call for Undergraduate Senior Capstone Courses

As most seniors have only four more classes to take, naturally, they will want to make these final courses count.

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Learning from the Past, Building a More Inclusive Future

We have a responsibility to set an example as a place where all members of our community can thrive while being treated with dignity and respect.

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Harvard Law School: It's Time to be Part of the Solution, Not the Problem, with Judicial Clerkships

Representation is not enough to ensure justice for marginalized groups, but in an era when our country’s most vulnerable are under constant attack, representation matters more than ever.

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A Despicable Consensus

Strong ideas and values arise from debate and struggle with different philosophies, not from reinforcement and patting each other on the back.

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Why I Applaud Dean Sullivan

What should have been a routine case for an experienced legal scholar has now turned into a lightning rod for misdirected criticism on campus.

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On Faith, Education, and Cathedrals

There is enough space in cathedrals for faith and education, knowing and ignorance, doing and not doing. Most of all, there’s time, and forgiveness.

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Cold Water for Divestment

If we’re as serious about fighting climate change as 71.5 percent of us claim to be, let’s take direct action and put our showerheads where our mouths are.

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The Threat Against Communication

The conventions of human empathy and emotion are being switched out for a more widespread but less sympathetic medium.

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Defending the Indefensible

Though the law should presume Weinstein innocent, Sullivan is under no obligation to do the same.

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