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All In The News tagged "Al Jazeera America"

Why Are Black Americans Hardest Hit by the Coronavirus?

Sharrelle Barber, ScD, an assistant research professor in the Dornsife School of Public Health, was quoted in an April 27 Al Jazeera video conversation about racial disparities and COVID-19. Barber was also quoted in an April 23 Medium article on the topic.

Moneyed Interests are Blocking US Action on Climate Change

Research by Robert Brulle, PhD, a professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, was cited in an Al Jazeera America article on Feb. 8 about the funding behind the climate change denial movement.

Task Force Proposes Food Stamp Improvements to Reduce Hunger in US

Mariana Chilton, PhD, associate professor in the Dornsife School of Public Health and director of the Center for Hunger-Free Communities, was quoted in an Al Jazeera America story about a report from the National Commission on Hunger, which she co-chaired.

(Don’t) Speak, Memory

Adam Benforado, JD, an associate professor in the Kline School of Law, was featured in an Aug. 9 Al Jazeera America article about his new book about the criminal justice system.

Anti-Abortion Extremists are Domestic Terrorists

David S. Cohen, JD, associate professor in the Kline School of Law, co-authored an opinion piece for Al Jazeera America about anti-abortion terrorism that was published on July 6.

A Small Victory in the War Over Pensions

Norman Stein, JD, a professor in the Kline School of Law, was quoted in an Al Jazeera America story on May 6 about pensions.

Problems With the Structures of Venezuela's Economy

George Ciccariello-Maher, PhD, an assistant professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, was interviewed on Al Jazeera America on Feb. 7 about Venezuela’s economy.

Venezuela’s Economic Collapse

George Ciccariello-Maher, PhD, an assistant professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, was interviewed on Al Jazeera’s “The Stream” on Jan. 27 about Venezuela’s economy. 

A Promise yet to be Delivered in West Philadelphia

Drexel was mentioned in a Jan. 21 Al Jazeera America article for its involvement in the Mantua neighborhood and for purchasing the University City High School last year.

Philadelphia Universities’ Expansion Drove Wider Gentrification, Tension

Brian Keech, Drexel’s senior vice president in the office of government and community relations, was quoted in a Dec. 31 Al Jazeera America article about the gentrification in West Philadelphia.

Obamacare Turns One

Robert Field, JD, PhD, a professor in the Thomas R. Kline School of Law and School of Public Health, was interviewed on Al Jazeera America’s “Real Money with Ali Velshi” on Oct. 1 about the anniversary of the Obamacare exchange rollout.