• Summer Summary: Ross

    My time abroad as an intern in UK Parliament began with an illuminating taxi ride from the airport. The cab driver, a man in his early 50s, and I began chatting easily about the impending World Cup and England’s prospects. Like many Englishmen, he pessimistically predicted early defeat. (He proved right.) Our conversation gradually shifted,… Read More

    Summer Summary: Ross
  • Summer Summary: Susan

    While this post comes a little late, it is something I find very relevant to the Harvard College Democrats as an organization. As many of you are aware, Michael Bloomberg, former mayor of New York City, spoke at Commencement about the importance of tolerance. However, it was not the same message we have all heard… Read More

    Summer Summary: Susan
  • Summer Summary: Jacob

    So far this summer I’ve had some really amazing experiences. As an intern for HaystaqDNA, a political analytics firm, I have been tasked with researching publicly accessible databases to assist with the models they provide to campaigns and companies. I really enjoy the work, and it has been so worthwhile to have the opportunity to… Read More

    Summer Summary: Jacob
  • Op-Ed: We’re Ready For Hillary

    History is just as important to forget as to remember. The New Republic’s cover article  regarding Elizabeth Warren, “Hillary’s Nightmare,” fundamentally misunderstands the Hillary Clinton that would run in 2016. Because Clinton would run as a complete reinvention. The idea of a successful progressive anti-Clinton applies to the paradigm of 2008, but two cycles later,… Read More

    Op-Ed: We’re Ready For Hillary
  • Recap: King (or Queen) of the Hill

    Mid-term election season is warming up, and with it comes a whole slew of opportunities to work with politicians on and off Capitol Hill. This past Tuesday we invited Shira Center, politics editor of Roll Call, and two former Hill staffers to come and speak about their experiences working in Washington and to offer tips… Read More

    Recap: King (or Queen) of the Hill
  • Presenting the New Board of the Harvard College Democrats

    We are excited to present the new executive board of the Harvard College Democrats! After a competitive election, the Dems are proud to announce the team of ten who collectively bring a wealth of experience in political campaigns, programming, community organizing, legislation, and communications. Please join us in congratulating the new executive board for 2014.… Read More

    Presenting the New Board of the Harvard College Democrats

Welcome to the page of the Harvard College Democrats, the largest partisan political organization at Harvard.

Upcoming Events

Our second general meeting of the year is this Tuesday, September 16, 8 pm in Boylston 105*. Come get an overview of the most important midterm elections of 2014, and vote in our straw poll to let us know which campaigns are most important to you! *Room subject to change according to OSL restrictions

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