Faculty Research and Achievements

Faculty Research and Achievements

Media Mention August 16, 2017

Turner Gives Some Details On Plan To Consider Removal Of Confederate Monuments

The Mayor of Houston will seek input from experts at local universities, such as the University of Houston, Texas Southern University and Rice University, on the removal of Confederate monuments.

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Media Mention August 16, 2017

The Guns of August 'Locked and Loaded'

Donald Trump takes America to the brink, writes LBJ professor Jeremi Suri.

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Media Mention August 16, 2017

Opinion: What America needs to understand, and do, about Russia

If anything positive can be said to emerge from the alarming revelations of Russian meddling in our presidential election, it is that the blowback seems to have forced President Donald Trump to back away from the cozy relationship he was trying to develop with Vladimir Putin. Yet we also need to

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Media Mention August 14, 2017

Our Missing President

In short, this past week served reminder of why the presidency remains a singularly important office, and why temperament, character, and convictions matter as much in a president as do particular issue stances and personnel selections. To our nation’s detriment, on these grounds President Trump

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Media Mention August 13, 2017

A presidency built on racial divisions

Racial violence that gripped Charlottesville, Va., causing the governor to declare a state of emergency represents a case of what Malcolm X famously characterized as “chickens coming home to roost.” President Donald Trump’s bluntly facile appeal to deep-seated racial divisions would be comical if

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Media Mention August 13, 2017

Charlottesville spotlights Trump's toxic failure to lead

The President's "on all sides" comment implying a moral equivalency between hate groups and anti-racist protesters is grotesque, says LBJ professor Peniel Joseph.

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Media Mention August 10, 2017

Remaking the Presidency

Donald Trump is expanding the power of presidency but experts say his changes won't last.

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News August 9, 2017

SXSW PanelPicker: Vote for LBJ at SXSW

PanelPicker is the official SXSW user-generated session proposal platform, and the LBJ School has two panels up for vote! Amplify the LBJ School’s SXSW presence and vote during PanelPicker Community Voting from August 7 – August 25.

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News August 9, 2017

LBJ/McCombs Professor Receives Top Honor for Achievements in Accounting and Education

The American Institute of CPAs (AICPA) announced Michael Granof, professor at The University of Texas at Austin, as the recipient of the 2017 AICPA Distinguished Achievement in Accounting Education Award.

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LBJ/McCombs Professor Michael Granof
Media Mention August 7, 2017

Our African friend, the mass murderer: America's continued affection for reelected Rwandan president Paul Kagame

Prof. Alan Kuperman comments on America's relationship with Rwandan president Paul Kagame.

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