Harvard's Dishonorable Treatment of Chelsea Manning and Michelle Jones

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Harvard's Dishonorable Treatment of Chelsea Manning and Michelle Jones
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If theatre was the goal, though, the I.O.P. got a surprise act yesterday, after it was announced that the document leaker and trans activist Chelsea Manning would also be joining the bill. Michael Morell, a former deputy director of the C.I.A., resigned from a different fellowship in protest, and the current C.I.A. director, Mike Pompeo, cancelled an I.O.P. appearance last night. Then, as if to cap off the week's appointments and disappointments, the Times printed the results of a recent Marshall Project investigation, revealing the Harvard administration's decision to reverse an admissions recommendation for Michelle Jones, a Ph.D. applicant released from prison. Jones had been convicted of murdering her four-year-old son, in 1992; twenty-five years later, having published, presented at conferences, and won an academic award while serving a twenty-year prison term, she sought admission to a Ph.D. program. Harvard's history department moved to accept her, but administrators didn't approve the acceptance. ...

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