Pete Davis is a civic reformer from Falls Church, Virginia and a member of Harvard Law School Class of 2018. Email Pete at Pete@CivicIdeas.org.

End OCS’ Complicity in D.C.’s Revolving Door Corruption

In his final State of the Union address, President Barack Obama (JD ‘91) reminded each American that “our collective future depends on your willingness to uphold your obligations as a citizen.” It echoes Harvard Law School’s mission statement, which is to “educate leaders who contribute to the advancement of justice and well-being of society.” Unfortunately, […]

A Mission in Winter

Dear Harvard Law School Class of 2018, Harvard Law School’s stated mission is “to educate leaders who contribute to the advancement of justice and well being of society.” Every January, when the sun sets early and corporate interest law firms flock to campus to wine and dine us, that mission can fade to the background. […]