Politics

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

Retired Supreme Court Justice Sandra Day O'Connor Backs Elena Kagan Nomination

May 27, 2010

An Annenberg Public Policy Center study is cited.

Governor Foes Fight for Truth in Tweeting

May 26, 2010

Brooks Jackson of the Annenberg Public Policy Center’s Factcheck.org says political tweets are the new frontier when it comes to negative campaign attacks.

Article Source: Boston Herald

The Politics of Fear

May 17, 2010

Marybeth Gasman of the Graduate School of Education authors an op-ed exploring the ethnic studies ban in Arizona public schools.

Shot Heard Rand the World

May 19, 2010

David Thornburgh of the School of Arts and Sciences and the Fels Institute of Government discusses Pennsylvania’s U.S. Senate race.

Article Source: Politico