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The collective effort

Harvard students, alumni, faculty, and staff from the nationwide ‘To Serve Better’ project reflect on how coronavirus is affecting their communities

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Instead of looking forward to traveling to England for graduate study at the University of Oxford in October, Jin Park fears he won't be able to return to the U.S. as a result of President Trump ending the DACA program in 2017.

A plea to support DACA

In testimony before Congress, Harvard graduate, chosen for a Rhodes, worries about being able to return to U.S. afterward

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Chief Washington correspondent for The New York Times David Sanger (from left) moderated a panel on Iran that featured Harvard's R. Nicholas Burns and Matthew Bunn, along with William H. Tobey, a former deputy administrator for defense nuclear nonproliferation at the National Nuclear Security Administration.

Straight dealing

Though Iran nuclear agreement has flaws, U.S. focus now should be on enforcement, Kennedy School panel says

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Even with a major Republican sweep, "It will be difficult for either party to enact major changes, because Democrats in the Senate are perfectly capable of stopping bills from passing," according to David King, a senior lecturer in public policy. "Procedurally, it is unlikely that President Obama will be signing many Republican 'stand-alone' bills, and he’ll be ready to use his veto pen."

Power shift

Kennedy School’s King assesses the post-midterm landscape

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"Eighty percent of the public says there’s too much money in politics and it should be limited. And Congress, proceeding to get bipartisan effort, has actually repeatedly passed campaign-finance limitation. And it’s the Supreme Court that is striking it down," said Bemis Professor of International Law Noah Feldman. "This is a classic case of judicial activism, and it’s justified on free-speech grounds."

The politics of money

In Q&A, law professor says court ruling against campaign-finance limits is one more cut in a slow death

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