Politics

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

Pennsylvania Elections Will Measure Voter Anger

May 17, 2010

Kathleen Hall Jamieson of the Annenberg Public Policy Center analyzes the Pennsylvania Democratic Senate primary.

Article Source: U.S. News & World Report

Kagan Nomination Has Specter on the Spot

May 11, 2010

Kermit Roosevelt of the Law School discusses the political impact Supreme Court nominations have on campaigning candidates.

Article Source: Allentown Morning Call