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Rising home prices

Spectrum News 1 featured Richard Green of the USC Lusk Center on rising house prices being tied to people not moving. “In California, we have a law that encourages that behavior. It’s Proposition 13, which basically limits how much property taxes can go up as long as you live in that Read more…

American Flag

Fox News Los Angeles affiliate KTTV-TV featured Jody Armour of the USC Gould School on suggestions to redesign the American flag. The American flag has become more and more inclusive over time. It started out being very exclusionary, only applying to white men. Blacks were not part of the American flag. Read more…

Juneteenth Federal Holiday

NBC News Los Angeles affiliate KNBC-TV featured Jody Armour of the USC Gould School on the successful vote to make Juneteenth a federal holiday. “The concern is that this may be just hollow symbolism, and we should not settle for mere symbolism at the expense of substantive change.” Jody Armour Tweet Read more…

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