Today, under President Jacob Zuma’s governance, police force is being used in ways that have led some to question the strength of democracy in South Africa.
While walk-ons might be considered “second-class” athletes at other Division 1 schools, Harvard takes a different approach.
What does the Harvard community value? Values-based dialogue should join Harvard’s already rich campus discussion.
Lebron James and Stephen Curry’s rivalry might seem like the prototypical David and Goliath story, but both players are underdogs in their own right.
Donald Trump and Bernie Sanders, despite their differences, both advocated for the “underdog,” embracing rhetoric which spoke directly to the disenfranchised and downtrodden.
The underdog narrative is very much alive today.
Of all the untruths peddled this election cycle, perhaps the most dangerous was that Donald Trump was the underdog.