Politics + Law

  • Sociology professor Victor Rios to bring experience, perspective to virtual forum on ‘Policing in Crisis’
  • Scholar’s book explores how utilities and fossil fuel companies fought to weaken clean energy policies
  • Economics scholar finds parental leave imposes negligible costs on small firms, co-workers
  • Anthropologists find a mother’s social status improves her children’s health
  • Legislators at every level are rejecting compromise — even when it favors them; a scholar’s book looks at why it’s happening
  • Panelists explore the Black Radical Tradition and ways of moving toward a more socially just world