Politics

Explain Broken Promises

July 16, 2010

Kathleen Hall Jamieson of the Annenberg Public Policy Center contributes to a piece on President Obama’s legislative record.

Article Source: New York Times

Haiti Donation Guide

July 13, 2010

The Center for High Impact Philanthropy’s “Haiti: How Can I Help? Models for Donors Seeking Long-Term Impact” guide is cited.

Article Source: Philanthropy Journal

Analysis: BP Investors Face Tough Road in Court Fights

July 16, 2010

Jill Fisch of the Law School says investors are facing an uphill court battle against British Petroleum.

Article Source: Reuters

Jury Duty

July 18, 2010

President Amy Gutmann is “spotted doing her civic duty at the Criminal Justice Center.”

Article Source: Philadelphia Inquirer

Israel Admite "Errores Profesionales" en Ataque a la Flotilla Que Iba a Gaza

July 13, 2010

Ian Lustick of the School of Arts and Sciences comments on the Gaza flotilla incident.

Article Source: El Mercurio (Chile)

Video: Put a Ring on It

July 8, 2010

Tobias Wolff of the Law School discusses the Defense of Marriage Act.

Bioethics Gets an Airing

July 7, 2010

President Amy Gutmann debates synthetic biology.

Article Source: Nature

Fix Social Security by Hiking Retirement Age

July 2, 2010

Olivia Mitchell of the Wharton School debates a proposed change to the Social Security retirement age.

Article Source: CBS Marketwatch

Spill Is Election Issue Far Beyond Gulf

June 29, 2010

Factcheck.org of the Annenberg Public Policy Center analyzes the veracity of political attack ads that cite the Gulf oil spill.

Article Source: New York Times

GOP Has Edge in Voter Enthusiasm

June 30, 2010

Kathleen Hall Jamieson of the Annenberg Public Policy Center comments on the Tea Party’s effect on elections.

Article Source: U.S. News & World Report