Tufts in the News

Publication date: Friday, December 8, 2017
Boston Herald
“The question is whether it will have any long-term effects,” says Fletcher Professor Malik Mufti about international response to US statements about Israel. “I think there will be negative effects for governments that are seen as weak in responding to this. And there will be, I’m sorry to say, negative reaction to the U.S. in the region. There will be a price paid in the long run, for the U.S.”
Publication date: Thursday, December 7, 2017
Boston Herald
TUSM Assistant Professor Matthew Mostofi discusses the rise of cannabinoid hyperemesis syndrome cases in Boston.
Publication date: Wednesday, December 6, 2017
On Point
National Public Radio
Sociologist Sarah Sobieraj appears as a guest on On Point to discuss Time magazine's Person of the Year, "The Silence Breakers."
Publication date: Wednesday, December 6, 2017
NBC Boston
Anthropology Professor Amahl Bishara expresses concern about a recent statement from President Donald Trump designating Jerusalem as the capital of Israel.
Publication date: Wednesday, December 6, 2017
Fox News
“The recent coverage of AI as a single, unified power is a predictable upshot of a self-aggrandizing Silicon Valley culture that believes it can summon a Godhead,” says Thomas Arnold, Engineering research associate.
Publication date: Wednesday, December 6, 2017
The Atlantic
Anthropologist Nick Seaver and his research studying algorithms from a cultural perspective are mentioned in this article.
Publication date: Tuesday, December 5, 2017
Boston Globe
This article features a viral Twitter thread composed by Fletcher Professor Daniel Drezner about President Donald Trump's behavior.
Publication date: Saturday, December 2, 2017
Boston Globe
This is an article on Operation House Call, a program that brings young self-advocates with intellectual and developmental disabilities into college classrooms, including classes at TUSM.
Publication date: Friday, December 1, 2017
New York Times
Political scientist David Art is quoted in this article on the impact the far-right movement has had on politics in European countries.
Publication date: Thursday, November 30, 2017
NBC New York
"The best possible outcome for the United States at this late stage of the North Korean proliferation crisis would be some type of moratorium on additional ICBM tests," says political scientist Jeffrey Taliaferro about tensions between the US and North Korea. "Such a negotiated settlement is unlikely."