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Both sides say data on their side in Harvard admissions suit

NYT: Harvard Is Wrong that Asians Have Terrible Personalities

New York Times contributor Wesley Yang fired back at Harvard University after a report last week revealed that the prestigious institution was giving Asian applicants low personality ratings without even meeting them.

A woman places one of the hundreds of shoes in memory of those killed by Hurricane Maria in front of the Puerto Rico Capitol, in San Juan, Friday, June 1, 2018. Puerto Rico's Institute of Statistics announced that it has sued the U.S. territory's health department and demographic registry seeking …

Media Spread Fake Hurricane Maria Death Toll, Blame Trump, Ignore Facts

Eight months after Hurricane Maria made landfall on the U.S. territory of Puerto Rico, the effort to restore the island continues. The federal government has obligated $2.2 billion in federal aid, and the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) and countless other contracted boots are still on the ground.

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31 Harvard Professors Arrested for Blocking Traffic During DACA Protest

Thirty-one Harvard professors were arrested for blocking traffic during a protest over Donald Trumps’s decision to repeal DACA. The Harvard professors were arrested last Thursday during a protest over Donald Trump’s decision to repeal Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA), a

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Black Harvard Students Holding a Graduation of Their Own

BOSTON (AP) — Black students at Harvard University are organizing a graduation ceremony of their own this year to recognize the achievements of black students and faculty members some say have been overlooked.