WITCH UPDATE 

The story behind the group who took on Bieber’s music video. Dear Indy readers, For those of you who believed that Bieber actually responded to our letter, we are writing to inform you that you may be disappointed. WITCH is in fact comprised of two junior girls, Diana Ingerman and Ritchey Howe. Though we presented WITCH as a fictional Harvard organization, it reflects our honest convictions about Justin Bieber’s problematic “What Do You Mean” song and video. WITCH is responsible not only for the preliminary letter to Bieber, but also for the “response” from Bieber’s team. Thus, Justin Bieber x …

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Women Inspired to Change Harvard write Letter to Justin Bieber

Note: an update to this article has been published on the Indy website here. Today is a breakthrough day for Bieber fans (Beliebers) who have recently found themselves conflicted by their inability to play any other music than the new Bieber album, which is breaking records, and a general distaste for Bieber’s egregious persona. About two weeks ago, Women Inspired to Change Harvard wrote a letter to Justin Bieber to illuminate to him that we see his video for “What Do You Mean” as not only horribly offensive to women in general, but specifically, encouraging the rape culture that allows …

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Evicting “House Masters” Title

Reevaluating which traditions are worth keeping. By HUNTER RICHARDS   Within Harvard’s residential system, House Masters oversee the students living within an upperclassmen house for a renewable five-year term. However, the term ‘House Master’ has lasted far longer but will soon cease to be in use at Harvard College for the leaders of a house community. Dean Khurana announced the change In an email sent out to the college on Monday on behalf of fellow House Masters. As a current House Master of Cabot House, Khurana has stated his discomfort with the title in the past and the House Masters …

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