Deconstructing the ‘Karen’ meme

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It’s a scene we unfortunately see too often now: A white woman pulls out her phone to call the police to patrol Black people in public spaces. They become memes, the kind that are studied by Apryl Williams, a faculty associate at the Berkman Klein Center for Internet & Society.

Ordering LGBTQ protections

The White House Lit in Rainbow Colors

Alexander Chen ’15, founding director of the LGBTQ+ Advocacy Clinic at Harvard Law School, on the significance of the Biden administration’s executive orders providing protections for LGBTQ people, the danger of backlash, and the work that still needs to be done.

Harvard Immigration and Refugee Clinical Program blocks another Trump administration asylum rule

Some people talk to their family through the steel wall on the US-Mexico border in Tijuana

In a case brought by the Harvard Immigration and Refugee Clinical Program, a California District Court last week issued a preliminary injunction blocking a Trump administration rule that would gut protections for people fleeing persecution and torture.