Michael Eric Dyson of the School of Arts and Sciences says Bill Cosby should not be held up as a sociological expert.
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Arthur Caplan of the School of Medicine discusses the societal reactions to Dick Clark’s New Year’s Eve appearance.
David Rudovsky of the Law School says that future technology will provide the government with unlimited spying capabilities.
President Amy Gutmann says competition for admission does reflect educational quality.
John Kromer of the School of Arts and Sciences says Philadelphia’s new tax breaks make living in the city just as cheap as living in the suburbs.
Arthur Caplan of the School of Medicine says that tissue-reclamation companies, not hospitals, are at fault for bad donor tissue.
John P. O'Reardon of the School of Medicine says the anti-depression implant is a last hope for some sufferers.
Arthur Caplan of the School of Medicine says doctors are often worried about admitting guilt because of lawsuits.
Michael Weisberg of the School of Arts and Sciences discusses the court decision banning intelligent design from science classes in the Dover, Pa., schools.
Benjamin Chang of the School of Medicine discusses the risks posed to babies’ digits if mothers smoke during the pregnancy.
Kathleen Hall Jamieson of the Annenberg School for Communication says that reporters covering the trapped Sago miners’ story should have questioned announcements that they had been found alive.
Arthur Caplan of the School of Medicine says fatality reports in drug testing are mandatory.
David Skeel of the Law School says Chief Justice Roberts and nominee Alito will return the Supreme Court to stricter adherence to business standards.
Nathaniel Persily of the Law School comments on what the re-designing of the Supreme Court means for big business.
Kathleen Hall Jamieson of Penn’s Annenberg School for Communication discusses likely speech scenarios for President Bush in 2006.