Politics

Israel Could Benefit From Hamas

June 17, 2010

Ian Lustick of the School of Arts and Sciences authors an op-ed on the Israeli-Hamas conflict.

Article Source: Forbes

Audio: Dissecting the War Metaphors and Messaging in President's Speech

June 16, 2010

Kathleen Hall Jamieson of the Annenberg School for Communication discusses the hidden rhetoric in President Obama’s Gulf oil-spill address.

Video: America Speaks

June 16, 2010

Harris Sokoloff of the Graduate School of Education and the Penn Project for Civic Engagement discusses the America Speaks Philadelphia public forums.

Article Source: WCAU-TV (Philadelphia)

Video: Obama Faces 'A Defining Moment' in Oval Office Oil Leak Speech

June 14, 2010

Kathleen Hall Jamieson of the Annenberg Public Policy Center analyzes President Obama’s response to the Gulf oil spill.

Article Source: “PBS NewsHour”

Pension Cuts Face Test in Colorado, Minnesota

June 12, 2010

Olivia Mitchell of the Wharton School discusses Minnesota state pension cuts.

Article Source: Wall Street Journal

Double-Barreled Disaster

June 8, 2010

Kathleen Hall Jamieson of the Annenberg Public Policy Center comments on the media response to the Gulf oil spill.

Article Source: Philadelphia Inquirer

Medical Ethics Lapses Cited in Interrogations

June 6, 2010

Jonathan Moreno of the School of Medicine and the School of Arts and Sciences discusses the medical ethics of waterboarding.

Article Source: New York Times

Flotilla Assault Puts U.S. on Spot

June 2, 2010

Ian Lustick of the School of Arts and Sciences comments on the recent attacks in Israel.

Article Source: Philadelphia Inquirer

Knowing the Enemy, One Avatar at a Time

May 30, 2010

Barry Silverman of the School of Engineering and Applied Science discusses the advantages of virtual villages.

Article Source: Boston Globe

'West Wing Week' Videos: A Not-Quite-Viral Web Stroll Through Obama's Week

June 1, 2010

Kathleen Hall Jamieson of the Annenberg Public Policy Center analyzes "West Wing Week," a new series of video diaries by the White House.

Article Source: Associated Press