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Harvard University: Private research university in Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States
Harvard University is a private Ivy League research university in Cambridge, Massachusetts. Established in 1636 and named for its first benefactor, clergyman John Harvard, Harvard is the oldest institution of higher learning in the United States and among the most prestigious in the world.

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Exposing slavery in the colbalt industry [Video]

Exposing slavery in the colbalt industry

Harvard professor Siddharth Kara is spreading awareness of modern slavery in the cobalt mining industry in the Democratic Republic of the Congo.

Credit: Bleacher Report AOL     Duration: 01:29Published
U.S. activist and lawyer Vernon Jordan dies [Video]

U.S. activist and lawyer Vernon Jordan dies

Jordan's life lead him from a housing project in Atlanta to the corridors of the White House. This report produced by Zachary Goelman.

Credit: Reuters - Politics     Duration: 01:08Published

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