Posts Tagged ‘harvard’

The final review of the arrest last year of Harvard Professor Henry Louis Gates is in. The result? Gates loses. “For various reasons, each man reported feeling a certain degree of fear of the other,” according to the report, which was conducted by an outside panel of police officials, academics and community leaders. “The committee […]

Mike Stopa is an oddity. He’s a physicist whose focus at Harvard is nano technology, and he’s a conservative who is running for Congress in Massachusetts. Most remarkable of all – he presents well and has a sense of humor. Listen to him discuss life as a conservative at Harvard. Mike Stopa is a Republican […]

Way Back When


In the old days, Barack Obama was an honest man… a man of integrity. That is, at least, according to Elena Kagan, his Supreme Court nominee. Since becoming president, I get the impression that if he found a true statement in any of his speeches, he’d wring the neck of his teleprompter. All I hear […]

I don’t know if you’ve heard, but liberals love minorities. The lack of black and Hispanic professors, highlighted in two recent reports critical of the faculty makeup at MIT and Emerson College, is a problem shared by the most prominent universities in the Boston area, a Globe survey reveals. To prove to yourself just how […]

Hip Hop Academy


Want to know some of the great things that Skip Gates is getting accomplished at Harvard? The Hiphop Archive at Harvard University was officially established in 2002. It found its permanent home in the Du Bois Institute January 2008. The Hiphop Archive’s mission is to facilitate and encourage the pursuit of knowledge, art, culture and […]

Damage Control


In an emergency move, President Obama made a surprise visit to the White House briefing room this afternoon to announce that he’d just gotten off the phone with Sgt. James Crowley of the Cambridge, MA police department. The brief appearance by Mr. Obama before reporters on Friday afternoon was an attempt by the White House […]

The underpinnings of the Democrats’ demise are being arranged more quickly than optimistic conservatives might have imagined. There’s nothing more detrimental to extremists than giving them the opportunity to lead. White House Press Secretary Robert Gibbs today told members of the press corps that President Obama “was not calling the officer stupid” when he discussed […]