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Young woman with mask holding a “I Voted” sticker. The presidential election shows the standoff in our national politics is growing more serious, says Tufts political scientist
November 4, 2020 Large Image
The presidential election shows the standoff in our national politics is growing more serious, says Tufts political scientist

At noon on the day following the presidential election, as the final tally was still uncertain, Tisch College faculty spoke to a group of faculty...

October 29, 2020

TORONTO and MEDFORD/SOMERVILLE, Mass. (Oct. 29, 2020)—A new initiative...

A gloved hand places a vial containing a COVID-19 testing sample with an array of other vials.
October 29, 2020 Large Image
New, more efficient pooled testing model could make PK-12 education safer, curb spread in local communities

MEDFORD/SOMERVILLE, Mass. (Oct. 29, 2020)—Tufts University and the Cities of...

Brian Schaffner says that representation in local government is not equitable for people of color and racial minorities.
October 16, 2020 Large Image
Representation is not equitable for people of color and the poor, new book by Tufts professor shows

The killing of Michael Brown, an unarmed Black 18-year-old, by a white police officer in 2014 in Ferguson, Missouri, inspired massive protests...

A car sits on a jack at a repair garage
October 14, 2020 Large Image
Center for State Policy Analysis at Tufts University’s Tisch College assesses arguments on Massachusetts Question 1

MEDFORD/SOMERVILLE, Mass. (October 14, 2020)—A report released today...

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