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The unmistakable legacy of the plantation

from David Ruccio

Yesterday during my office hours, on the eve of the 2015 NCAA tournaments, I spent some time with a student discussing the “unmistakable whiff of the plantation” associated with major-college athletic programs. 955 more words

United States

Norman Pilon reblogged this on Taking Sides.

Americans’ Privacy Strategies Post-Snowden

Americans’ Privacy Strategies Post-Snowden
Source: Pew Research Center

It has been nearly two years since the first disclosures of government surveillance programs by former National Security Agency contractor Edward Snowden and Americans are still coming to terms with how they feel about the programs and how to live in light of them.

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Technology And Internet

Study: Americans are mostly OK with the government's online snooping

For the most part, Americans seem to have greeted the revelations about government snooping from former National Security Agency contractor Edward Snowden with a shrug. 295 more words

Snowden Leaks Have Changed How Americans See Their Privacy

The revelations about National Security Agency surveillance programs by former NSA contractor Edward Snowden have started to affect how Americans view their right to privacy and the actions they take to try to protect it, a new survey has found. 410 more words


Poll: 90 Percent Of US Catholics Have Favorable View Of Pope Francis

WASHINGTON (CBS DC) – Almost two years after becoming the head of the Catholic Church, 90 percent of U.S. Catholics have a favorable view of Pope Francis. 333 more words


Nonprofit Week Q&A: Katherine Ritchey ('01, MSJ/BS), Communications Manager at the Pew Research Center

Katherine Ritchey (2001, MSJ/BS, Journalism, Communications, Political Science) joins us for Nonprofit Week. Katherine serves as the Communications Manager at the Pew Research Center. Read on to learn about her current role and career path. 1,369 more words

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