June 29, 2018

6/23/18

Denton Record Chronicle
Ross Ramsey: UT/TT Poll: Most Texas voters oppose family separation at the border, greater support among men and Republicans
Texas Politics Project

Dallas News
Abortion opponents at state convention ask: Is there room for us in Today’s Texas Democratic Party?
Texas Politics Project

Voice of America
On the Border, Living in the Shadow of Separated Families
Texas Politics Project

Austin Chronicle
Primed for Some Literary Vibranium?
Peniel Joseph, History

KTUL – ABC Tulsa
Can Online brain games keep you mentally sharp?
Art Markman, Psychology

6/24/2018

KXAN
Fallout from the controversy at the border
Texas Politics Project

Fast Company
Everyone suffers when you apologize for asking questions
Art Markman, Psychology 

6/25/2018

The Eagle, Progrexas, Texas Tribune
Most Texas Republicans think point of Mueller investigation is to discredit Trump, UT/TT Poll finds
Josh Blank, Daron Shaw; Texas Politics Project, Government

The Eagle, Texas Tribune, Big Bend Gazette, KCENTC
Ted Cruz leads Beto O’ Rourke by 5 points in Texas Senate race, UT/TT Poll finds
Josh Blank, Jim Henson, Daron, Shaw; Texas Politics Project, Government

Fort Worth Star Telegram
Hispanics will soon be the largest Texas group, able to shape politics
Jim Henson, Texas Politics Project

Texas Tribune
Five years after Wendy Davis, Texas abortion providers struggle to reopen clinics
Texas Politics Project

Trib Talk
How public attitudes are shaping Texas GOP leaders’ response to Trump border policy
Josh Blank, Jim Henson; Texas Politics Project

US & World News
New Texas poll shows Ted Cruz should still be worried about Beto O’Rourke in Senate Race
Texas Politics Project

Go San Angelo
Running out the clock: The Wendy Davis abortion filibuster, 5 years later
Texas Politics Project

UCR Today
Will Kids’ Religious Training Save- or Doom- the World?
Kathleen Corriveau, Psychology

6/26/2018

Dallas News
Poll: Ted Cruz, Beto O’Rourke locked in tight Senate race; Greg Abbott has wide lead over Lupe Valdez
Texas Politics Project

BBC News
Business Insider
RT Question More
Narcissists ‘irritating but successful’
Margherita Malanchini, Population Research Center

My Statesman
Poll shows Democrats narrowing margins in some statewide races
Daron Shaw, Jim Henson; Government, Texas Politics Project

107.1 KTSA 550, Texas Tribune
Parenting and Stricter Gun Laws Would Make Schools Safer, Texas Voters Tell UT/TT Poll
Josh Blank, Jim Henson, Daron Shaw; Texas Politics Project, Government

Valley Morning Star
Poll: Cruz leads O’Rourke by 5 points in Texas Senate race
Josh Blank, Jim Henson, Daron Shaw; Texas Politics Project

Townhall
Poll: Ted Cruz Takes the Lead in Senate Race Against Democrat Beto O’Rourke
Daron Shaw; Government, Texas Politics Project

Crosswalk.com
You Are Not Perfect Just the Way You Are
David Buss, Psychology

KVIA
Poll: Cruz has slim lead over O’Rourke in Senate race
Texas Politics Project

KERA News
Top Stories: Texas Voters Want Stricter Gun Laws; Kids Create Art Made From Brainwaves
Texas Politics Project

6/27/2018

Newsmax
Texas Voters: Better Parenting, Stricter Gun Laws Would Make Schools Safer
Texas Politics Project

Democratic Underground
Texas Tribune
KVUE
Led by Democrats and young adults, most Texas voters want to legalize marijuana, UT/TT Poll finds
Josh Blank, Jim Henson, Daron Shaw; Texas Politics Project, Government

Fox News
A good offense may be best defense for House GOP
Texas Politics Project

CBS Austin
Parenting and Stricter Gun Laws Would Make Schools Safer, Texas Voters Tell UT/TT Poll
Jim Henson, Texas Politics Project

KOXE , CBS 7
More Texas voters view country and economy improved from a year earlier, UT/TT poll finds
Texas Politics Project

Express & Star
Eurek Alert!
Narcissism growth ‘linked to better school achievement’
Margherita Malanchini, Population Research Center

Texas Tribune
Family separations, political horse races, guns, weed and the NFL, from the UT/TT pollsters
Josh Blank, Jim Henson, Daron Shaw; Texas Politics Project, Government

Un Dark
Kevin MacDonald and the Elevation of Anti-Semitic Pseudoscience
David Buss, Psychology

Politifact Texas
Is claim that Austin soccer plan is a $1 billion giveaway on target or worth a red card?Nathan Jensen, Government

Texas Tribune
Led by Democrats and young adults, most Texas voters want to legalize marijuana, UT/TT Poll finds
Josh Blank, Jim Henson, Daron Shaw; Texas Politics Project

Texas Tribune
Crisis on the border, 5- year anniversary of the Wendy Davis filibuster and the latest UT/Texas tribune poll
Texas Politics Project

KHOU11
My High Plains
53 percent of Texans support legalizing marijuana
Texas Politics Project

Leafly
Why June 2018 Will Go Down as the Month Prohibition Crumbled
Texas Politics Project

The Trace
Daily Bulletin: For People with Dementia, Access to Guns Can Be Dangerous
Texas Politics Project

AM 740 KTRH
Poll: Texans More Bullish on Economy
Joshua Blank, Texas Politics Project

Progrexas
Audio: Crisis on the border, 5-year anniversary of the Wendy Davis filibuster and the latest UT/Texas Tribune poll
Texas Politics Project

Austin Bureau
Texas GOP tells donors O’Rourke is ‘too close’ in Senate race with Cruz
Texas Politics Project

World Pro News
Family separations, political horse races, guns, weed and the NFL, from the UT/TT pollsters
Josh Blank, Jim Henson, Daron Shaw; Texas Politics Project, Government

KHOU11
53 percent of Texans support legalizing marijuana
Texas Politics Project

6/28/2018

The Wall Street Journal
As Foxconn Breaks Ground in Wisconsin, the Costs to Taxpayers Go Up
Nathan Jensen, Government

The Western Journal
Surprising poll reveals football mecca hates the NFL
Daron Shaw; Government, Texas Politics Project

Public.
UT/TT Poll: Family Separations, Guns and Elections
James Henson, Daron Shaw; Texas Politics Project, Government

NBCDFW 5
Is There a Political Lesson in Texas From the Upset in New York?
Texas Politics Project

CBS 19
Locals weigh in on the marijuana legalization debate
Texas Politics Project

SBJ SBD Sports Business Daily
Poll: Texas Residents Have Unfavorable Opinions Of NFL
Texas Politics Project

The Blaze
Tx-Sen: Gov. Abbott warns Republicans that Democrats are energized; Senate race will be tight
Texas Politics Project

The Times (UK)
Extra year in education can have lasting effect on IQ
Elliot Tucker-Drob, Psychology

6/29/2018

KXAN
Republican women spur on changing marijuana attitudes
James Henson, Texas Politics Project

News and Tribune
STARWAR: What we leave behind
Samuel Gosling, Psychology

Governing
This Week in Public Finance: Will Weaker Unions Mean More Money for States?
Nathan Jensen, Government

Fox 7
New polls from University of Texas and Texas Tribune
James Henson, Texas Politics Project

Dallas Morning News
Merging the departments of labor and education would diminish crucial federal oversight of education
Richard Reddick, African & African Diaspora Studies

Texas Tribune
The Eagle
Analysis: On immigrants, death penalty and pot, Texans’ views now look more like the rest of the country
Texas Politics Project

The Brownsville Herald
Texans’ views now look more like the rest of the country
Texas Politics Project

Texas Standard
Children as young as three have been ordered to appear in border immigration courts
Texas Politics Project

Houston Public Media
Analysis: On immigrants, death penalty and pot, Texans’ views now look more like the rest of the country
Texas Politics Project

Fox 5 San Diego
Extra year of school may boost your IQ: Study
Elliot M. Tucker-Drob, Psychology

IFL Science
Yet Another Study Finds That The Children of Same-Sex Parent Fare Just As Well As Others
Ioverno Salvatore, Population Research Center

June 22, 2018

6/17/18

KLRU
Blackademics TV: Gersten/Blattconways/Hoberman
John Hoberman, Germanic Studies

6/18/18

Western Journal Conservative Tribune
Kimmel proves to be a sore loser, takes jab at Cruz after losing in charity game
Texas Politics Project

Discovery Code
Being a nice guy vs being a jerk at work
Art Markman, Psychology

My Statesman
Facebook Comments: June 19, 2018
Art Markman, Psychology

6/19/2018

Mumbrella
Navigating the age of promiscuity: what brands can learn from Tinder
David Buss, Psychology

Houston Chronicle
Abbot, Patrick, quiet on ‘zero tolerance policy’
Victoria DeFrancesco Soto, Government

My Statesman
Amid outcry, Ted Cruz pivots on family separation issue
Joshua Blank, Texas Politics Project 

6/21/2018

Texas Tribune
UT/TT Poll: Most Texas voters oppose family separation at the border, greater support among men and Republicans
Texas Politics Project

Go San Angelo
Poll: Most Texas voters oppose family separation at boarder; greater support among men, GOP
Daron Shaw, Government

NBC News
First Read’s Morning Clips: Six-in-10 say their ballot will be a referendum on Trump
Texas Politics Project

My Statesman
Texas Democrats hope to exploit outrage over family separation issue Victoria DeFrancesco Soto, Government

Dallas Observer
Latinos Will Outnumber Whites in Texas by 2022. What Does that Mean for State Politics?family separation issue
Victoria DeFrancesco Soto, Government

6/22/2018

Spreaker
Most Texas voters oppose family separation at the border, greater support among men and Republicans
Texas Politics Project

Metropolis
Disasters – and Bad Architecture – Can Affect Human Happiness and Productivity
Sam Gosling, Psychology

Texas Tribune
Family separation crisis takes center stage at Texas Democratic Convention
Texas Politics Project

Houston Chronicle
Immigration turmoil widens divide, turns into a political divide
Texas Politics Project

Spectrum Local News
Trump’s Family Separation Order Sparks Confusion, Concern
Texas Politics Project

My Statesman
Texas Democrats hope to exploit outrage over family separation issue
Texas Politics Project

Houston Chronicle
Texas Democrats build coalitions that Republicans may be tempted to join
Texas Politics Project

The National Memo
Family Separations Boost Public Support for Immigrants
Texas Politics Project

June 15, 2018

6/11/18

Texas Tribune
Analysis: Texas culture wars got a lot to work with last week
Texas Politics Project

KVUE
Texas This week: East side dog study
Institute for Urban Policy Research & Analysis (IUPRA)

Guide Live
Is white singer’s Selena tribute at Dallas bar cultural appropriation or appreciation?
Rachel V. González-Martin, Mexican American & Latina/o Studies

6/12/18 

Spectrum News Austin
Protesters Pushing to Stop Renaming of Mexican American Studies Course
Emilio Zamora, History

Denton Record-Chronicle
Ross Ramsey: Texas culture warriors got a lot to work with last week
Texas Politics Project

The New York Times
Dealing With Impostor Syndrome When You’re Treated as an Impostor
Kevin Cokley, African & African Diaspora Studies and IUPRA

Fox 7
Discussing Historic meeting between U.S. and North Korea
Jeremi Suri, History

Fast Company
4 Questions to help answer the big one: “Should I take this job?”
Art Markman, Psychology

The Blaze
TX-Sen: Democrat Beto O’Rourke completes 254 country tour, but still lags 11 points behind Cruz
Texas Politics Project

Fort Lee Traveller
Survival of the friendliest; support beats snotty attitudes, says spouse
David Buss, Psychology 

6/13/18

My Statesman
Commentary: Why a private soccer stadium is not a good deal for Austin
Nathan Jensen, Government

Austin American Statesman
UT names history professor Leonard Moore vice president for diversity
Leonard Moore, History

Foreign Policy
Ben Rhodes led from behind in life
Jeremi Suri, History

6/14/18

Science News
DNA testing can bring families together, but gives mixed answers on ethnicity
Debora A. Bolnick, Anthropology 

Harvard Business Review
Annoying Subordinates
Art Markman, Psychology and HDO 

World Tribune
Creative writing major behind Obama’s teleprompter joins MSNBC’s Meet the Press
Jeremi Suri, History

The Daily Texan
Leonard Moore announced as vice president for diversity and community engagement
Leonard Moore, History

6/15/18 

Business Insider
The most effective leaders aren’t the most-hated or most-loved — or at least they don’t care if they are
Art Markman, Psychology

June 8, 2018

6/3/18

Denton Record-Chronicle
Ross Ramsey: Lupe Valdez is a long-time cop. Why didn’t she lead the school safety conversation?
Texas Politics Project

The Chronicle of Higher Education
A third of your freshman disappear. How can you keep them?
David Yeager, Psychology

6/4/18

PRI
The liberal ideal that died with Robert Kennedy
Jeremi Suri, History

6/5/18

Chartered Management Institute
Is this how to create the most productive to-do list ever?
Art Markman, Psychology and Human Dimensions of Organization (HDO)

BBC News
Robert Kennedy: What if US Presidential hopeful had not been killed?
H.W. Brands, History

Statesman
Texas has removed 31 Confederate symbols in 3 years, report says
Texas Politics Project

Concho Valley
Texas leads nation in Confederate monument removal, report shows
Texas Politics Project

Trib Talk
The crisis of belief
Texas Politics Project

The Guardian
How Robert Kennedy’s assassination emboldened the NRA for 50 years
Jeremi Suri, History

East Texas Matters
Texas leads nation in Confederate monument removal, report shows
Texas Politics Project

6/06/18

ArkLaTex
Texas leads nation in Confederate monument removal, report shows
Texas Politics Project

Fox 7
East Austin gentrification project
Eric Tang, African & African Diaspora Studies

6/7/2018

Washington Center for Equitable Growth
Exit options in firm-government negotiations: An evaluation in the Texas chapter 313 program
Nathan Jensen, Government

Fast Company
Design your next meeting backwards – here’s how
Art Markman, Psychology and HDO

Tyler Morning Telegraph
Voting rights groups say a citizen commission could fix gerrymandering. It’s unlikely to happen.
Sean Theriault, Government

USA Today
Trump’s new Title X plan requires ineffective birth control most women don’t want
Katherine Strandberg, Kristine Hopkins; Texas Policy Evaluation Project

Everything Lubbock
Mayors want to stop plan to ban some abortion advice from doctors
Texas Policy Evaluation Project

San Francisco Chronicle
Why Jefferson’s vision of American Islam matters today
Denise A. Spellberg, History

Caller Times
Why is a citizen’s commission to fix gerrymandering unlikely to work for Texas?
Sean Theriault, Government 

06/08/2018

The New York Times
Why Cities Can’t Stop Poaching From One Another
Nathan Jensen, Government

Fox Business
Democrats gain in congressional vote test: Fox News Poll
Daron Shaw, Government

Guns Magazine
Gun Control Arguments Just Won’t Die (And here’s Why)
Texas Politics Project

Your Basin
Mayors want to stop plan to ban some abortion advice from doctors
Texas Policy Evaluation Project 

Aleteia
DNA Studies shed new light on early settlement of America
Deborah A. Bolnick, Anthropology

American Sociological Association
Christine Williams elected president of the American Sociological Association
Christine Williams, Sociology and Center for Women’s & Gender Studies

June 1, 2018

5/26/18

My Statesman
Democrats are targeting these Texas districts in House takeover bid
Joshua Blank, Texas Politics Project

Washington Post
After a period of reckoning, Ted Cruz Recasts himself: From opposition force to Trump ally
Texas Politics Project

Dallas Morning News
This Week in Amazon-o-Mania: Chicago Mayor’s emails Amazon exec Carney, “Who’s your Daddy?”
Nathan Jensen, Government

The Washington Post
For years Jared had “doubts” about Ashley I. That’s totally normal.
Art Markman, Psychology

Patheos
Jordan Peterson is so sexist I don’t need to know anything else
David Buss, Psychology

5/27/18

The Dallas Morning News
Will Hispanic voters turn out for Lupe Valdez’s ‘New Texas’ or Greg Abbott’s traditional values?
Victoria DeFrancesco Soto, Political Science

5/28/18

El Paso, Inc.
Whispers: ‘Long hard road’
Jim Henson, Texas Politics Project

5/29/18

UrbDeZine
Politicians often claim that these incentives pay for themselves. What’s the real story?
Nathan Jensen, Government

5/30/18

San Antonio Express-News
ABC applauded for decision to cancel ‘Rosanne’
Art Markman, Psychology

East Austin Patch
There are now more dogs than children in east Austin
Eric Tang, African & African Diaspora Studies

5/31/18

The New York Times
Texas Governor’s School Safety Plan: More Armed Guards, No Big Gun Controls
Texas Politics Project

Pittsburg Post-Gazette
Texas’ governor proposes his school safety plan – more armed guards, but no big gun controls
Texas Politics Project

My Statesman
UT researchers unveil findings in East Austin gentrification study
Eric Tang, African & African Diaspora Studies

kut
In this East Austin neighborhood there are now more dogs than children
Tang, Eric African & African Diaspora Studies

Dallas News
New poll finds Cruz, Abbot have widened leads over O’Rourke, Valdez
Texas Politics Project

My Statesman
Poll: Cruz leads O’Rourke by 11 points in Texas U.S. Senate Race
Bethany Albertson, Government

6/1/18

Government
Advocates aim to sway rural Texas with new face of medical pot
Texas Politics Project

The Atlantic
The increasingly Intricate Story of How the Americas Were Peopled
Debora A. Bolnick, Anthropology

Spectrum News San Antonio
Group protests ‘Mexican-American Studies’ name change
Emilio Zamora, History

Austin Chronicle
Are Dogs Gentrifying East Austin?
Eric Tang, African & African Diaspora Studies

Fox 7 Austin
There are more dogs in East Austin than children
Eric Tang, African & African Diaspora Studies

Austin Monitor
Survey finds soccer stadium concerns; alternative development proposals on tap
Joshua Blank, Texas Politics Project

Texas Tribune
Lupe Valdez is a long-time cop. Why didn’t she lead the school safety conversation?
Texas Politics Project

GOP USA
Ted Cruz leads O’Rourke by 11 points in Texas U.S. Senate Race
Bethany Albertson, Government

Fox 7 Austin
There are more dogs in East Austin than children
Kevin Cokely, Institute for Urban Policy Research & Analysis

The Weekly Standard
Political Parties Sometimes Do Crack Up
H.W. Brands, History

The Free Weekly
Ambivalence Actually and Paradise Flossed
David Buss, Psychology

The Scientist
New Study Contradicts Previous Ideas About Origins of South American
Debora A. Bolnick, Anthropology

Vox
How a 21-year-old college senior became the breakout star of 2018 election forecasting
Elliot Morris, Government alumnus

The News Observer
Apple’s arrival transformed Austin. What could it do to the Triangle?
Nathan Jensen, Government

The Patch
Summer Pup Block Party’ Scheduled in East Austin
Institute for Urban Policy Research & Analysis