Society

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Grand Plans by Presidents, Both Democrats and Republicans, Fail in Detroit

August 8, 2013

Thomas Sugrue of the School of Arts and Sciences says, “The government help was too small to begin to make a dent in the major economic problems Detroit was facing.”

Article Source: Washinton Post

Bookmarked: A Classic, Revisted

August 8, 2013

Thomas Sugrue of the School of Arts and Sciences is profiled for his 1996 book The Origins of the Urban Crisis: Race and Inequality in Postwar Detroit.

Article Source: Philly.com

Video: Here’s the Real Way to Curb Kids’ TV Watching – but It Might Hurt a Bit!

July 25, 2013

Amy Bleakley of the Annenberg Public Policy Center says, “I think that parents who are concerned with the amount of time their children spend watching television and other media should really be aware of their own use.”

Article Source: CNN

Audio: Rolling Stone’s Cover Controversy

July 22, 2013

Kathleen Hall Jamieson of the Annenberg Public Policy Center contributes her thought on the Rolling Stone magazine cover that features Boston bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev.

Article Source: CBC

Activists, Organizations Call for Florida Boycott

July 15, 2013

Chad Lassiter of the School of Social Policy & Practice shares his thoughts on the George Zimmerman acquittal.

Article Source: The Philadelphia Tribune

Bomber as Rock Star? Rolling Stone Cover Outrage

July 18, 2013

Kathleen Hall Jamieson of the Annenberg Public Policy Center shares her thoughts on Rolling Stone magazine featuring Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnev.

Article Source: NPR

Turkey, Egypt Show 2 Sides of Social Media

July 16, 2013

Marwan Kraidy of the Annenberg School for Communication is quoted about social-media curators.

Article Source: Philly.com

‘The Newsroom’: Critics Nay, Viewers Yay

July 15, 2013

Barbie Zelizer of the Annenberg School for Communication shares her thoughts on the depiction of news media in the show “The Newsroom.”

Article Source: Philly.com

What Advice on Being a Good Dad Leaves Out

July 8, 2013

Stewart Friedman of the Wharton School shares his thoughts about advice for fathers.

Article Source: CNN

The Hopes and Fears of Detroit’s Unprecedented Emergency Management

July 3, 2013

Robert Inman of the Wharton School, Michael Katz and Thomas Sugrue of the School of Arts and Sciences are quoted.

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