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US Government Green-Lights Self-Driving Cars

US Government Green-Lights Self-Driving Cars

By Sasha Ramani, MPP 2018 Self-driving cars have the potential to save thousands of lives, and a friendly regulatory atmosphere can encourage innovation into this burgeoning field. However, they may…

Hexit? The Rise of Anti-China and Independence Parties in Hong Kong Rattles Beijing

Hexit? The Rise of Anti-China and Independence Parties in Hong Kong Rattles Beijing

By Sasha Ramani, MPP 2018 Hong Kong’s Legislative election on September 4th saw newindependence-leaning candidates winning seats in the territory’s Legislative Council (LegCo). Traditionally, Hong Kong’s politics have been divided…

Don’t Neglect Student Voices, Keep Steve Jarding

Adam LaRose and Erika Ferguson The first time we sat in Steve Jarding’s course, we were very inspired by his appeal to the class; he offered a moving story about…

Public policy in the Holy Land

Public policy in the Holy Land

By: Labib Nasir, MC-MPA ’15 Over spring break, a group of four Palestinian students from HKS led the largest student trek – The Palestine Trek! Countless hours of hard work…

Dollars and Sense: The Boston 2024 Bid

By Mac Faulkner, MC/MPA ‘15 Think back to the first time you picked up a ball. Look down at the ball between your hands, before you attempt to throw it…

Restrooms undergo gender reassignment

By Katherine Blaisdell, Managing Editor, MPA/MDiv ‘16 In addition to new hand dryers and updated plumbing, the restrooms in Divinity Hall at Harvard Divinity School have experienced a gender change.…

I don’t volunteer

By Anne Stotler, MPP ’15   Searching for the balance between learning to serve and doing it “You and your sister thought I was a bad mother sometimes,” my mother…

An Afternoon With Jimmy Carter

By Patrick Daniel  When Jimmy Carter entered the stage at Memorial Church, to an event hosted by Harvard Divinity School last week, everyone waited for his words on tenterhooks. So…

Eliminating Desire

By Patrick Daniel   “Above all else, guard your heart, for everything you do flows from it.”  Proverbs 4:23 When Facebook launched on February 4, 2004 its popularity quickly spread…

Clean Energy as an Economic Catalyst for Divestment

 By Stacy Clark Reading Harvard Crimson Staff Writer Matthew. Clarida’s September headline, “School of Public Health Renamed with $350 Million Gift, Largest in Harvard History” immediately caught my attention. It…

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