Week In Review
If your great - great - great grandmother was a Native American, does that make you a minority? Democratic Senate candidate Elizabeth Warren has been scrambling this week to explain why being one-thirty-second Native American was enough for Harvard to list her as a minority faculty member. Her answers have ranged from “I didn’t realize they did' to “I wanted to meet other people like me’ Yikes! Then, the suicide death of Junior Seau is raising more concerns over the whether head trauma can lead to depression. And, it may be worth $120 million, but would you hang Edvard Munch’s The Scream on your living room wall? Thumbs up, thumbs down on that and more. It’s our spin on the week that was.
Kevin Cullen, Boston Globe columnist
Wendy Kaminer, social critic and attorney
Tom Keane, regular columnist for the Boston' Globe’s op-ed page