100%

Scanned image of the page. Keyboard directions: use + to zoom in, - to zoom out, arrow keys to pan inside the viewer.

Page Options

Download this Issue

Share

Something wrong?

Something wrong with this page? Report problem.

Rights / Permissions

This collection, digitized in collaboration with the Michigan Daily and the Board for Student Publications, contains materials that are protected by copyright law. Access to these materials is provided for non-profit educational and research purposes. If you use an item from this collection, it is your responsibility to consider the work's copyright status and obtain any required permission.

April 17, 1969 - Image 12

Resource type:
Text
Publication:
The Michigan Daily, 1969-04-17

Disclaimer: Computer generated plain text may have errors. Read more about this.

Page Twelve

THE MICHIGAN DAILY

1'iu r<<Ia\ , A[-)r i1 17, 1969

Page Telve HE MIHIGANDAILYTh------ Aril-1,-196

Theysay Ha,
mulst be s
N By JIM HECK
F (1AMBRIDGE An incecibly bizare atmosphee is
liHarvard, And rightly so I suppose, for due to the d
L Y h I ° in~~~htrospective groofup of intellectual lites, weho hae psubmit
expectations of a conceited, arrogant society.
They are sophisticated when they are expected to be.
n productive when employers ask them to be. And they are
i ~when the nation turns facistic anid demands police be b
.x '"i1'r"< F2 i r' i 'S 'campus to end a sit-in.
BUT NOW, fortunately, the students at Harvard ar
more carefully to the whispers outside their exclusive d
the outside is yelling more loudly--and now they feel and u
4a." oppression as much as any
They feel the need for that risky something that
ti te. ,:essence of liberation and the justification for rebellion, ye
still dedicated to and respectful of rational dialogue. An
c their identity crisis. Rational dialogue, says rational dialog
works. More than 50 people bled Thursday. One back w~
g' and one skull. Rational dialgue does not break bones.
i M Never have I seen such intelligent, sincere, f~ightene
people as the Harvard undergraduates today. For ther
does not rest simply in the insoluble equation of oppressio
y ' r with the unquestioning allegiance to their aristocratic her
a do not want to destroy Harvard" precludes at least on
new world.
And so they strike and picket and at the same time
k. b a sSDS for doing the samne thing. And if it ever comes that
fi z f i.decide to take over University Hll, it will no doubt be
- that their decision was more "national" than the one mac
last Wednesday.
But is is questionable whether Harvard can be saye
probably decay in mental anguish before its undergrad
feel oppression become cognizant of the reasons for thatc
cr a °The school will probably close down quietly before a si
cracks.
a~
a9 a

'yard
pervading
emanding
ire are an
ted to the
They are
retaliatory
)rought on
,e listening
toain-or
nderstand
seems the
t, they are
d here lies
ue, always
as broken
d and sad
rdilemma
ni, but also
itage. "We
epotential
denounce
they, too,
concluded
de by SDS
ed. It will
uates who
oppression.
Ingle pillar
AM
} t is

f yY '^ t v h { T Rbys ; aY ;:g ,T ' % '2 <
- y, . s x' " , to ' s' . , . r x a: ., >
s ','q . . ., : j J /i.d.... +.iR . '. ." x Ye' "4
Ir
mit t 1,i >x3 Zf, t "y
'N A.w .~ . .

R
f '>
h.
. ,
S
{

Back to Top

© 2017 Regents of the University of Michigan