Professor Larry Jacobs co-authored this commentary calling on the Federal Reserve to take decisive action to minimize and eliminate racial disparities in employment, wages, wealth, and access to affordable credit.
Coverage of a Humphrey School event featuring Annenberg School Professor Kathleen Hall Jamieson discussing the November election and how the government responded to challenges to its validity. Professor Larry Jacobs was the moderator.
Alumnus Antony Maikuri (MDP ‘17) spoke about his hopes for the Biden administration’s approach to immigration policy. Maikuri, a native of Kenya, is a PhD student in the College of Education and Human Development.
Researcher Adeel Lari was working at the Minnesota Department of Transportation when Interstate 35E opened to traffic, and recalls the political fight over placement of the freeway and the speed limit.
Alumna Aaliyah Hodge (MPP ‘16), a member of the Minnesota Social Studies Standards Committee,authored this commentary on the discussion over addressing systemic racism in Minnesota's social studies curriculum.
Professor Emeritus John Adams wrote this commentary noting that throughout history, people on both sides of the aisle are always ready to push extreme measures to remedy what they see as a crisis in society. He also mentions a former colleague, Professor Emeritus James Jernberg.