Politics

Audio: Kathleen Hall Jamieson on ‘American Politics and the Loss of Accountability’

May 30, 2013

Kathleen Hall Jamieson of the Annenberg Public Policy Center discusses the effect of misinformation and deception on American politics.

Article Source: Minnesota Public Radio

The Issue: Accountability Attacked Over, Under and Upside-down

May 12, 2013

Kathleen Hall Jamieson of the Annenberg Public Policy Center shares her thoughts on political campaign ads that attacking “custodians of the knowable.”

Article Source: UPI.com

Does Michigan’s Emergency-Manager Law Disenfranchise Black Citizens?

May 9, 2013

Thomas Sugrue of the School of Arts and Sciences is quoted about Michigan’s emergency-manager law.

Article Source: The Atlantic

Fact Checking Keeps (Some?) Politicians Honest

May 8, 2013

FactCheck.org of the Annenberg Public Policy Center is highlighted for its involvement in the fact-checking movement.

Article Source: USA Today

Kathleen Hall Jamieson and the ‘Attack on Fact’

May 2, 2013

Kathleen Hall Jamieson of the Annenberg Public Policy Center is highlighted for studying fact checking.

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Hollywood Weighs In on Race for Mayor

May 1, 2013

Kathleen Hall Jamieson of the Annenberg Public Policy Center comments on the significance of endorsements in elections.

Article Source: The Wall Street Journal

The Pulse: Being Stalked –- by Cookies

April 1, 2013

Joseph Turow of the Annenberg School for Communication is quoted about “remarketing” or “retargeting.”

Article Source: Philly.com

Obama Image Machine Whirs as Press Access Narrows

April 2, 2013

Kathleen Hall Jamieson of the Annenberg Public Policy Center comments on press access at the White House.

Article Source: Google

The War Over ‘Balanced’

March 20, 2013

Kathleen Hall Jamieson of the Annenberg Public Policy Center says, “Balance is a powerful label that tests well because audiences assume that ‘imbalance’ and being ‘out of balance’ are undesirable.”

Article Source: Politico

Audio: Misquoted for 13 Years

March 19, 2013

Brooks Jackson of FactCheck.org of the Annenberg Public Policy Center comments on hoax emails.

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