Interrupted Reclamation!

No matter what one conceives of her task, the minority wins not when she has convinced those in power of the righteousness of her cause but when she has drawn the silent and perhaps even indifferent majority to her side. While the comfort and lack of urgency of ‘those perceived as having no skin in […]

#HLSUntaped: Drowning out black voices: Professor Randall Kennedy reads history wrong and in reverse.

In a recent piece published by the New York Times, Professor Randall Kennedy described the voices of students of color, who have been inviting Harvard Law School to have an open and honest conversation about systemic racism and the racist legacy of the School, as brandishing “several dubious complaints” and “nurturing an inflated sense of […]