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William LeoGrande, professor of government, spoke with the Washington Examiner on July 2 about political fight President Obama is preparing for following the announcement of opening a U.S. embassy in Cuba.

Anita McBride, executive in residence, appeared on CBS's "This Morning" on July 2 to discuss the White House decision to lift bans on photography and social media sharing.

David Lublin, professor of government, spoke with the Arkansas Democrat Gazette about Wal-Mart's progressive positions on hot-button social topics. "They don't want to be seen as a Republican store or Democratic store. They want to be seen as a great American store," Lublin said.

Jon Gould, professor of justice, law, and criminology, contributed an op-ed to The Hill on July 1 arguing that GOP presidential hopefuls should be thankful for the Supreme Court's decision on gay marriage, removing a "wedge issue that only worked against them."

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".

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