Oct. 26, 2018

10/20/18

All Africa
The Guardian
Nigeria: Without infrastructure, food security, no salary will be enough as minimum wage
Toyin Falola; History, Africa & African Diaspora Studies

10/21/18

Wall Street Journal
‘Like. Dislike. Like.’: How Trump changed his tune on ‘Lyin’ Ted’ Cruz
Josh Blank, Texas Politics Project

Business Insider
The possibility of a new American Civil War rests with the ruling elite
Emily Whalen, PhD Student, History

10/22/18

Beaumont Enterprise
Lyin’ Ted’ gets boost from ‘Sleazy Donald’ with Texas rally
James Henson, Texas Politics Project

The State Press
Innovative science and humanities conference brings zombies to life
David Buss, Psychology

NBC
Trump mocks Rep. Beto O’Rourke over nickname at rally for Cruz
James Henson, Texas Politics Project

Proactive Investors USA & Canada
FAANG Report: Apple’s App store ads could be $2 billion business by 2020; Netflix to borrow $2 billion
Nathan Jensen, Government

WYMT
WSAZ Poll: Manchin widens lead over Morrisey in West Virginia senate race
James Henson, Texas Politics Project

KFYR
Latest Gray TV Poll shows Cramer widens lead over Heitkamp in Senate race
James Henson and Josh Blank, Texas Politics Project

10/23/18

The Daily Wire
After outing survivors, Democrat Senator in absolute free fall in the polls
James Henson, Texas Politics Project

Christian Science Monitor
In Alamo redesign, renewed battles over who gets to tell stories of Texas
Richard Flores, Anthropology

Austin American-Statesman
Crisis mindset contagious, triggers supply grabs, expert says
Art Markman, Psychology and HDO

The Texas Tribune
The Polling Center: California’s Conservative Migration to Texas
Josh Blank, Texas Politics Project

KXAN
Owners of Cinemark, Omni, Gold’s Gym fund ads in Cruz-O’Rourke race
Sean Theriault, Government

Washington Examiner
Kavanaugh vote was supremely helpful to Joe Manchin
James Henson, Texas Politics Project

The Atlantic
Progressives rooting for a Latino surge might be disappointed
Josh Blank, Texas Politics Project

10/24/18

ABC
Associated Press
The Washington Post
Deseret News
Saudi prince joins pantheon of incendiary Arab rulers’ sons
Jeremi Suri, History

Fast Company
This is what you’re getting wrong in the negotiation process
Art Markman, Psychology and HDO

KUT
As suburban areas grow more competitive, voting surges in Williamson County
Josh Blank, Texas Politics Project

The Hill
Poll: Heitkamp trails Cramer by 16 points in North Dakota
James Henson, Texas Politics Project

The Daily Texan
Professor explains why people enjoy ‘oldies’ music
James Pennebaker, Psychology

10/25/18

NBC
A city in China wants to launch an artificial moon into space
Bruce Hunt, History

Gainesville Daily Register
For now, tea party, Texas GOP truce holds
James Henson, Texas Politics Project

Washington Times
Two polls tell very different stories in West Virginia Senate contest
James Henson, Texas Politics Project

The Hill
Heitkamp raises more than $12 million in first 17 days of October
James Henson, Texas Politics Project

Washington Times
Kavanaugh battle dims Democrats’ dreams of flipping Senate
James Henson, Texas Politics Project

Calgary Herald
City vows its $100-million development fund won’t follow Texas fiasco
Nathan Jensen, Government

UT News
UT/TT Poll: Texans choose Ted Cruz over Beto O’Rourke in incumbent-favored election
Josh Blank, Texas Politics Project

NY Times
The gender war, 2018 edition
David Buss, Psychology

UT News
UT/TT Poll: Texans choose Ted Cruz over Beto O’Rourke in incumbent-favored election
Daron Shaw, Government

10/26/18

Texas Tribune
Three out of four Texas voters say in UT/TT Poll they’ll vote in midterms
James Henson, Texas Politics Project

Texas Tribune
Ted Cruz leads Beto O’Rourke by 6 in Texas Senate race, UT/TT poll finds
James Henson, Texas Politics Project

The Washington Post
Ronald Reagan, man of democracy and consistency – and of another era
H.W. Brands, History

US News
Militia offers to help stop caravan raise concern at border
Harel Shapira, Sociology

Bravo
Here’s why you should start a handwritten journal, even if you just “rip and burn”
James Pennebaker, Psychology

Dating News
“Love Factually” by Dr. Duana Welch takes a scientific and research-driven approach to matters of the heart
David Buss, Psychology

TX Elects
UT/TT Poll: Cruz by 6, Abbott by 19
Texas Politics Project

Market Watch
Abilene Reporter News
The Hill
NY Times
Ted Cruz leads Beto O’Rourke by 6 in new poll
Texas Politics Project

Texas Public Radio
Where is the line between cultural appropriation and appreciation on Halloween?
Cherise Smith, African & African Diaspora Studies

Oct. 19, 2018

10/13/18

Page One
Polling with Joshua Blank
Josh Blank, Texas Politics Project

Chron
An incentive to pander
Nathan Jensen, Government

The New York Times
It’s not all about Trump
James Henson, Texas Politics Project

Mashable
Real life vs. online life: For kids, is there a difference?
Jacqueline Woolley, Psychology 

10/15/18

Energy News Network
Geothermal and the city: utilities and industry push installation in Chicago
David Buss, Psychology

The Namibian
We’re all behind at work. Don’t feel guilty about it.
Art Markman, Psychology

Austin American-Statesman
Storms team up with record-breaking chill; more rain likely
Troy Kimmel, Geography & the Environment

The Daily Texan
Hey, Curious Campus: why is voter turnout among young people so low in midterm elections?
Bethany Albertson, Government

Slate
Why so many native americans are upset that Elizabeth Warren tried proving her ancestry with DNA
Deborah Bolnick, Anthropology

The Washington Examiner
Elizabeth Warren’s DNA match is to Latin Americans, not Native Americans
Deborah Bolnick, Anthropology

10/16/18

New York Magazine
The Embarrassing Private Languages of Couples
James Pennebaker, Psychology

Austin American-Statesman
8 Democrats outraise Republicans in key Texas congressional races
James Henson, Texas Politics Project

Huffington Post
Why white Americans love to claim Native ancestry
Circe Sturm, Anthropology

Austin American-Statesman
Commentary: Is the death penalty worth it? It’s a question more states should ask
William Kelly, Sociology

Life Hacker
Why even optimists should embrace their pessimistic side
Art Markman, Psychology

Boston 25 News
Native Americans, Cherokee Nation react to Elizabeth Warren’s DNA test
Deborah Bolnick, Anthropology

The Daily Caller
Record fundraising hasn’t been enough to push Beto over Ted Cruz
Texas Politics Project

10/17/18

San Angelo Live
Democrats Nelson and Olson stump in San Angelo
Texas Politics Project

The Indian Express
Fact check: what a Trump critic’s ancestry test reveals
Deborah Bolnick, Anthropology

This Is Democracy
The Supreme Court and democracy
Jeremi Suri, History, Middle Eastern Studies, and HDO 

CBS DFW
With Tweets, President Trump Inserts Himself in Texas Senate Race Before Houston Rally
Josh Blank, Texas Politics Project/College of Liberal Arts 

Austin American-Statesman
Forecaster: Saturated Llano Co. couldn’t take another soaking
Troy Kimmel, College of Liberal Arts

NY Times
Overlooked No More: Yamei Kin, the Chinese Doctor Who Introduced Tofu to the West
Madeline Hsu, History and Asian Studies

10/18/18

The Dallas Morning News
Why don’t more Texas Latinos vote? Many are cynical about politics and don’t trust politicians, new study shows
Victoria Defrancesco Soto, Government

Advisory Board
Does public speaking terrify you? Here are 3 ways to approach it like a comedian
Art Markman, Psychology

Fox
President Trump, health care drive midterm elections
Daron Shaw, Government

Brit + Co
No, Elizabeth Warren: DNA testing can’t tell you who you are, and here’s why
Deborah Bolnick, Anthropology

Dallas Morning News
Why don’t more Texas Latinos vote? Many are cynical about politics and don’t trust politicians, new study shows
Victoria DeFrancesco Soto, LBJ School of Public Affairs/college of Liberal Arts

Yahoo
Trump administration sued over border wall waiver of environmental protections
Josh Blank, Texas Politics Project

Law 360
Huge tax incentives spur calls for more compliance audits
Nathan Jensen, Government

10/19/18

The Guardian
Northern Irish women still facing difficult choice over abortion
Abigail Aiken, Population Research Center/LBJ School of Public Affairs

Dallas Morning News
Texas, just who do we think we are? Two new books look at our myths and realities
Don Graham, College of Liberal Arts

KSHB
Philly Voice
CNN
Why Amazon may want a big city for HQ2
Nathan Jensen, Government

USA Today
Arizona Republic
Candace Owens’ rapid rise defending two of America’s most complicated men: Trump and Kanye
Tasha Philpot, Government

Oct. 12, 2018

10/6/18

Lansing State Journal
Greatest show on Earth now ‘American Experience’
Janet Davis, American Studies and History

The Dallas Morning News
Texans who registered online may be ineligible to vote. Here’s what to do if you’re one of them.
James Henson, Texas Politics Project

The Rivard Report
Why Beto O’Rourke won’t beat Ted Cruz in Texas
James Henson, Texas Politics Project

Austin American-Statesman
How John Cornyn helped deliver GOP votes for Kavanaugh
Sean Theriault, Government

10/7/18

Dallas Morning News
Supremely riled: Kavanaugh fight hangs over Ted Cruz-Beto O’Rourke scuffle for Texas seat
Jim Henson, Texas Politics Project

The Monitor
The Valley has long struggled with voter turnout. Will November be any difficult
Josh Blank, Texas Politics Project

Beaumont Enterprise
Abbott is right to support dialing back pot penalties
Texas Politics Project

10/8/18

Time
The surprising role of circus performers in the fight for women’s suffrage
Janet Davis, American Studies

Newsweek
Better get [your] coat hangers ready’: pro-Kavanaugh councilman from West Virginia deletes Facebook post after complaints
Texas Policy Evaluation Project

Catholic Philly
The circus’, Oct. 8-9, PBS
Janet Davis, American Studies and History

The Dallas Morning News
Amazon’s $15 wage shows a free market, not local government control, is best for workers
David Kendrick, Economics

Daily Caller
Texas Politics Project dissects polls, explains why Ted Cruz will win
James Henson, Texas Politics Project

TPR
Political expert says O’Rourke’s chances slim
James Henson, Texas Politics Project

10/9/18

Inverse
Likelihood that beautiful women will marry smart men explained in new study
David Buss, Psychology

Pratt
Acclaimed exhibition on campus highlights creative process of celebrated artist Robert Irwin
Ann Reynolds, Women’s and Gender Studies

KXAN
UT public policy professor on why it’s hard to vote
Jeremi Suri, History, Middle Eastern Studies, and HDO

The Daily Texan
Planning to vote in November? Make sure to register today
Josh Blank, Texas Politics Project

North Texas Daily
Democratic Texas attorney general nominee Justin Nelson makes appearance in Denton
Texas Politics Project

Community Impact
Campaign questions: traffic, homelessness and land use are top of mind for Austin City Council’s District 9 candidates
Nathan Jensen, Government

10/10/18

Spectrum News
Final fundraising push for statewide candidates paints interesting picture
James Henson, Texas Politics Project

http://hpr1.com/index.php/feature/news/the-depth-of-the-valley/
The depth of the valley
James Henson and Josh Blank, Texas Politics Project

Daily Caller
Beto O’Rourke: ‘I would not have’ voted to confirm Brett Kavanaugh
Texas Politics Project

10/11/18

EurekAlert
News Wire
Domestic gag rule’ will negatively impact women’s health care
Texas Policy Evaluation Project

Dallas Observer
Justin Nelson outraised Ken Paxton over the last quarter. Does it matter?
Texas Politics Project

Election News
Texas Senate update: has the Beto bubble burst?
Texas Politics Project

U.S. News & World Report
Plano aims for excellence
Nate Jenson, Government

5280
How Justice Brett Kavanaugh could impact choice in Colorado
Texas Policy Evaluation Project

Houston Public Media
Cruz holds 9-point lead over O’Rourke in latest Texas Senate race poll
James Henson, Texas Politics Project

Academia
UTA lecturer warned against Kavanaugh nomination
Shavonne Henderson, IUPRA

French Press Agency
Translation
Can Hispanics help bring a blue wave to deep red Texas?
James Henson, Texas Politics Project

10/12/18

Texas Monthly
Announcing ‘Underdog’, an inside look at Beto O’Rourke’s run for the Senate
James Henson, Texas Politics Project

San Antonio Express-News
An incentive to pander
Nate Jenson, Government

Vox
Beto O’Rourke fundraised triple what Sen. Ted Cruz did in the past 3 months
James Henson, Texas Politics Project

Pacific Standard
What’s the effect of limiting what doctors can tell patients about abortions?
Texas Policy Evaluation Project

The Dallas Morning News
Beto O’Rourke leads in Senate TV ad wars, but Ted Cruz and Co. closing gap
Victoria Defrancesco Soto, Government

News Medical
New ‘gag rule’ may adversely impact health care of pregnant women
Texas Policy Evaluation Project

Deliberations
Jury Break
Art Markman, Psychology

Texas Standard
New poll shows Ted Cruz leads Beto O’Rourke by nine points
Texas Politics Project

KCBS
Record breaking fundraising bumps Democrat challenger to Sen. Ted Cruz
James Henson, Texas Politics Project

The Free Weekly
Jenny from The Flock and Girl Loves Oy
David Buss, Psychology

Oct. 5, 2018

9/29/18

Fox
Dems opt to stick it out with Pelosi
Texas Politics Project

CU Today
The better way to leave a meeting
Art Markman, Psychology and HDO

9/30/18

Fox
Texas Senate race between Cruz, O’Rourke generating excitement, boosting congressional races
James Henson, Texas Politics Project

CNN
Trump CNN breaking news today
Terrence Chapman, Government

Bloomberg
Latino voters are making the Democrats sweat
Victoria Defrancesco Soto, Government

10/1/18

Rivard Report
GOP looks to stall ‘blue wave’ after unexpected win in Senate District 19
Josh Blank, Texas Politics Project

Breitbart
U of Texas dildo display immortalizes ‘Cocks Not Glocks’ anti-gun protest
Craig Campbell, Anthropology and Slavic and Eurasian Studies

Marijuana
Gubernatorial hopefuls are open to messing with Texas’ marijuana penalties
Texas Politics Project

The Daily Texan
Office hours in one word? Go.
H.W. Brands, History

KVUE
Travis County sees record voter registration, analyst says change is only made at the polls
James Henson, Texas Politics Project

The Texas Tribune
Beto O’Rourke apologizes for lewd 1991 remark about female performers in Broadway show
Texas Politics Project

10/2/18

Alternet
Salon
Beto O’Rourke apologizes for lewd 1991 remark about female performers in Broadway show
Texas Politics Project

10/3/18

The Texas Tribune
Analysis: crossing the (other) Texas borders, as elections near
Texas Politics Project

Texas Observer
Exxon appears to mislead State to secure tax break
Nathan Jensen, Government

Valley News
Not much support for recreational pot in ND
Texas Politics Project

The Hill
There should not be a litmus test for patriotism
Kevin Cokley, IUPRA

The 74 Million
Threading the needle on school reform in TX Senate race
Josh Blank, Texas Politics Project

10/4/18

Business Insider
Gray Television releases finding from first national political poll
James Henson, Texas Politics Project

San Antonio Express-News
Houston Chronicle
Marijuana activists ‘thrilled’ as Gov. Abbott proposes no jail time for possession
Texas Politics Project

The Dallas Morning News
Did Texas woman’s political yard sign go too far? Sid Miller calls her out, and others call the cops
Texas Politics Project

PR Newswire
Gray Television releases finding from first national political poll
James Henson and Josh Blank, Texas Politics Project

UT News
There should not be a litmus test for patriotism
Kevin Cokley, Africa & African Diaspora Studies and IUPRA

Fast Company
This why you can’t get anything done at the end of the workday
Art Markman, Psychology

10/5/18

WTOP
Beto O’Rourke won’t beat Ted Cruz in Texas – here’s why
Texas Politics Project

Houston Chronicle
Beto O’Rourke won’t beat Ted Cruz in Texas – here’s why
Jim Henson, Texas Politics Project

The Texas Tribune
As Texas grows, an affordable housing crisis looms. Here are six things to know.
Eric Tang, IUPRA

NBC
How to stop saying ‘I’m Sorry’ all the time – and what to say instead
Jamie Pennebaker, Psychology

Market Watch
Opinion: Why Ted Cruz will defeat Beto O’Rourke in this Texas Senate race
Texas Politics Project

KUT
The psychology of gaslighting
Art Markman, Psychology

Psychology Today
Take this quick personality test
Sam Gosling, Psychology

TPR
Kavanaugh effect: impact confirmation process is having on Texas Electorate
Bethany Albertson, Governm*/ent

PR Newswire
Rhodes Forum 2018 ‘Making multilateralism work: enhancing dialogue on peace, security, and development’ opens today in Greece
James Galbraith, Government