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Palestinian Education: Success Amidst Struggle

  By: James Townsend The modern situation of a Palestinian living in either the Gaza Strip or the West Bank today is not good. Despite Israeli withdrawal from the Gaza Strip in 2005, upwards of 94% of supposedly Palestinian territory, [...]

April 16, 2014 Global, Online Only

The Climate-Investment Negative Feedback Loop

By Thomas Andrew Simpson Edited by Jordan Dannenberg             In this day and age, it is widely accepted that climate change is here to stay, and the widespread consensus is that humans are to blame. [...]

March 16, 2014 National, Online Only

Anti-Government Protests In Thailand: A Political Sociology of Elite and Class Conflict

By Larry Liu Edited by Chris Hua Introduction An estimated 150- to 200,000 people from the People’s Alliance for Democracy (PAD) led by Suthep Thaugsuban are protesting against the government of Thailand, led by Yingluck Shinawatra, wanting her to resign [...]

March 3, 2014 Global, Online Only
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Technology and Unemployment: The Future of the Labor Market and Jobs

By Larry Liu Edited by Sean Foley and Tony Young “We are being afflicted with a new disease of which some readers may not yet have heard the name, but of which they will hear a great deal in the [...]

November 11, 2013 National, Online Only
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En Busca del Voto Latino: Political Public Relations and the Latino Vote

By Daniel Esposito Edited by Jordan Dannenberg In both of his campaigns leading up to election, Barack Obama’s campaign team emphasized immigration reform as a clear directive in his agenda.  Latino American issues are receiving an increasing amount of cable [...]

October 13, 2013 National, Online Only

The Problems of Private Policing: Penn, Philadelphia, and Beyond

By Jordan Dannenberg Edited by Chris Hua In 2012, there were 331 homicides in Philadelphia. Despite a recent reduction of the number of yearly murders, Philadelphia’s crime rate remains stubbornly high, even as murder rates in cities such as New York [...]

October 13, 2013 National, Online Only
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North Korean Defector Speaks Out: The Truth Beyond the 38th Parallel

By Luis A. Ferré Sadurní Edited by Sean Foley The look of surprise and happiness on the faces of members of the International Affairs Association (IAA) as students continued to pour in to the G06 auditorium in Huntsman Hall on [...]

October 3, 2013 Global, Online Only
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Interview with Congressman Lou Barletta

By Anthony Cruz Republican Congressman Lou Barletta is the representative for Pennsylvania’s 11th District. Congressman Barletta served as Mayor of Hazleton, PA from 2000 to 2010, when he was elected to the U.S. Congress, where he serves on the Transportation [...]

August 19, 2013 Interviews, Online Only
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Jason Collins: Sports Comes to the Political Arena

By Gregory Segal At the beginning of his landmark essay in Sports Illustrated, NBA Center Jason Collins writes, “I didn’t set out to be the first openly gay athlete playing in a major American team sport. But since I am, [...]

May 14, 2013 National, Online Only

Interview with Former Clinton Chief of Staff Tamera Luzzatto

By Etan Raskas Tamera Luzzatto is the managing director of Government Relations at The Pew Charitable Trusts. She ensures that Pew’s wide range of nonpartisan policy work at the state, federal, and international levels is effectively and accurately communicated to [...]

April 29, 2013 Interviews, Online Only