Ryan Anderson weighs in on the rise of tourism on Palomar Mountain and the birth of western tourism.
February 9, 2021
Robin Nelson weighs in on how the pandemic is hitting academic mothers especially hard, with new data to confirm.
February 5, 2021
Rohit Chopra wrote an article about how the response to tweets by Rihanna and Greta Thunberg reveals a deep national insecurity and anxiety about India’s place in the world.
February 4, 2021
Westley Clark wrote the op-ed "The Limitations of Context Neutral Prevention, Treatment and Recovery" about "black patients [who] come to substance use disorder (SUD) treatment with a spectrum of experiences that traditional paradigms of medical intervention often do not address." This op-ed is part of Basis Online's Black History Month Special Series.
February 3, 2021
Tim Myers wrote an opinion piece on how inauguration day gave him and his family hope for democracy.
Di Di looked at how national religious context shaped the interaction between religiosity and gender attitudes.
Theatre & Dance
January 27, 2021
Mountain View-based Pear Theatre’s production of “Fairfield” – Eric Coble’s contemporary comedy that examines the personal bias inherent in discerning appropriate from inappropriate – opened online last week and is slated to run through Feb. 21. Aldo Billingslea and Sinjin Jones, Pear’s artistic director, serve as co-directors of the play, presented as a prerecorded video.
Environmental Studies and Sciences
January 25, 2021
Research by C.J. Gabbe and UCLA’s Gregory Pierce found that, nationwide, bundling the cost of a garage space into rents adds about 17 percent to a unit’s rent.
January 21, 2021
“Is it the role of a social-media company to say, ‘We will ban one type of speech?’” asked Jesuit Father Paul Soukup, the author of Media, Culture and Catholicism.