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Derek Hyra, director of the Metropolitan Policy Center, wrote for online urban publication Next City on June 30 about the challenges mixed-race neighborhoods face due to "diversity segregation".

Chris Edelson, assistant professor of government, spoke with CNN Politics on June 30 for an article summing up the Spring 2015 Supreme Court term. Edelson analyzed the decisions made by Chief Justice John Roberts, stating that they were primarily "deferential to the legislature."

Jane Palmer, professorial lecturer of justice, law, and criminology, co-wrote an op-ed for The Baltimore Sun on June 29 that outlines Maryland's new law requiring colleges and universities to survey students about sexual assault.

"New Books in Political Science" interviewed Jennifer Lawless, director of the Women & Politics Institute, and Loyola Marymount's Richard Fox about their recently released book Running From Office.

James Thurber, director of the Center for Congressional & Presidential Studies, spoke with the Associated Press on June 24 about America's extended presidential campaign season, and the complexities behind raising political money.

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SPA Master's Ranked Spring 2015 Jennifer Lawless with John King, left, and Richard Fox, right
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