John F. Kennedy School of Government

  • Blogs

    December 5, 2012

    Barred From Freedom: The Lack of Pretrial Detention Stats

    Pretrial detention data is limited. There hasn't been much research to quantify specific details or tell a full story. Todd Foglesong and Christopher E. Stone at Harvard's John F. Kennedy School of Government addressed the dearth of pretrial detention stats in a report last year. "Whatever the moti ... More >>

  • News

    December 8, 2010
  • Blogs

    January 9, 2009

    Political Satire, Like Prostitution, is Being Ruined By Amateurs

    THIS is how you make fun of progressive supervisors! I have a message for the four new Supervisors: Hello. My name is Benjamin. And my job is to say much, much, funnier things about you than anybody did last night. Last night, of course, was the "Roasted Supes" party, which is a vaguely cle ... More >>

  • News

    July 27, 2005

    Onward, Christian Lawyers

    Why lawsuits filed by anti-abortion activists may be a blessing in disguise for the California stem cell institute

  • News

    May 16, 2001

    Out of Africa

    Some say Phyllis Kanki saved Senegal from AIDS. But can the controversial triage approach she's developing at Stanford protect the continent's western edge from the devastation suffered in the south?

  • News

    February 2, 2000

    Spy vs Spite

    The Clinton administration has praised the Anti-Defamation League for helping shield kids from Internet hate. But should a group that spied on thousands of Californians be allowed to police the Web?

  • News

    December 29, 1999

    South to the Future

    The Party After the Party: What to Do With the "Y2K Dividend"

  • Calendar

    May 5, 1999
  • Calendar

    November 26, 1997
  • News

    May 10, 1995

    The Last Tycoon (Part II)

    Walter Shorenstein's skyscrapers shaped San Francisco. His cash configured City Hall. Publicly, he's pristine. But there's more than meets the eye to the man behind the megaliths.

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