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Audio: Long-term Gaza Ceasefire Deal Struck August 27, 2014 | Australian Broadcasting Corp

Ian Lustick of the School of Arts & Sciences is interviewed about the ceasefire deal in Gaza.

Study: Minority-Serving Schools Serve Students of Color as Well as Predominately White Institutions August 26, 2014 | Diverse

Marybeth Gasman of the Graduate School of Education shares her thoughts on a new study, “The Effect of Enrolling in a Minority-Serving Institution for Black and Hispanic Students in Texas.”

Detroit Mum on Proposal to Use Its Art as Collateral August 26, 2014 | New York Times

David Skeel of the Law School comments on new appraisals of Detroit’s art.

Fewer American Homeowners Are Buying Earthquake Insurance – and the Risk Is Growing August 26, 2014 | Washington Post

Howard Kunreuther of the Wharton School comments on homeowners who are reluctant to purchase earthquake insurance because of high deductibles.

‘I Can’t Breathe!’: The Federal Government’s Responsibility August 26, 2014 |

Ezekiel Dixon-Román of the School of Social Policy & Practice contributes his thoughts on a need for government interventions in protecting people of color.