Jane Manners

Jane Manners works on campaign finance reform and other democracy
issues at the Open Society Institute in New York City.

Voiding Checkbook Politics Voiding Checkbook Politics

Even as campaign finance reformers celebrated the long-awaited passage of the McCain-Feingold bill this spring, they cautioned the public not to assume the fight for reform was ov...

Jun 27, 2002 / Books & the Arts / Jane Manners

Joe Hill Goes to Harvard Joe Hill Goes to Harvard

On May 8 twenty-three jubilant, grubby Harvard students left the offices of university president Neil Rudenstine after a twenty-one-day sit-in, the longest in Harvard's history. ...

Jun 14, 2001 / Feature / Jane Manners

The Law’s Heavy Hand The Law’s Heavy Hand

For the most part, Harvard has been fairly lenient in disciplining the sit-in participants.

Jun 14, 2001 / Feature / Jane Manners