Monthly Archives: June 2013

Harvard Commencement Graduate Oration The YouTube video of my commencement speech, In Praise of Clip-on Ties. Advertisements

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THE LEGACY OF THE TERROR ATTACK IN BOSTON

An OpEd of mine from The Citizen, the Kennedy School newspaper, published May 29, 2013, discussing the memorial service for MIT Officer Sean Collier and my experience at the finish line of the Boston Marathon. They had come from Cambridge … Continue reading

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In Praise of Clip-on Ties

From the Morning Exercises of Harvard University’s 2013 Commencement: The Graduate Oration. Good morning. My name is Jon Murad, and this is a clip-on tie. Not the height of fashion, perhaps, but when you’re a cop—as I am—there’s a definite … Continue reading

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