Professor Janet Gornick (Political Science/Sociology) recently lent her expertise to two hot-button issues featured in the Washington Post: parental leave policy and income inequality. Read more
Obama's Big Bid To Change Sick-Leave Laws May Hinge On Small Business
Voters Want Paid Leave, Paid Sick Days, Poll Shows. Obama, too. Will Congress Oblige?
The Washington Post, 1.21.15 Read more
Professor Janet Gornick (GC Political Science/Sociology), in a New York Times letter to the editor, offered a firsthand account of the mass unity rally in Paris, following last week’s terrorist attacks. Read more
How Government Helps the 1 Percent
Washington Post, E.J. Dionne, Columnist, 1.14.15 Read more
Taking Action After the Paris Killings
The New York Times, Letters to the Editor, 1.12.15 Read more
Prof. Juan Flores (1943-2014)
Our former colleague Juan Flores has passed away after a brief illness.
Sujatha Fernandes (Queens, Sociology) was a recent featured guest on MSNBC's "Melissa Harris-Perry" to discuss normalization of relations with Cuba.
Watch the clip. Read more
Professor John Torpey (Sociology), who serves as Director of the Ralph Bunche Institute for International Studies at the Graduate Center, has been elected to the top office of the Eastern Sociological Society, the regional professional association of sociologists. Read more
A Bottomless Heaping of “Have”
The Dish, “Biased and Balanced,” 12.18.14 Read more