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Was Martin Luther King a socialist?

An overview of Dr. Michael Honey's new book, "To the Promised Land: Martin Luther King and the Fight for Economic Justice." Honey is the Haley Endowed Professor of Humanities.

AlterNet / Institute for New Economic Thinking
January 20, 2019

Do Journalists Deserve Some Blame for America's Mass Shootings?

Dr. Eric Madfis, Associate Professor of Social Work & Criminal Justice, and his research colleague Adam Lankford, from University of Alabama, argue that there is persuasive evidence that media coverage of mass shootings, particularly naming and picturing the killer, is causing harm.

Editor & Publisher
January 7, 2019

Murray Morgan's historic 'Puget's Sound' gets an update

A new edition, published by UW Press, of the classic history of Tacoma by locally born-and-bred Murray Morgan includes a foreward by Michael Sullivan, long-time part-time lecturer in history at UW Tacoma.

December 26, 2018

Hopes, scars of '68 still show in Memphis

The latest installment in a yearlong USA Today series of stories and videos on Memphis in 1968 features a quote from Michael Honey, Haley Professor of Humanities and author of "To the Promised Land: Martin Luther King and the Fight for Economic Justice."

USA Today
December 17, 2018

Trump Repeatedly Errs on California Wildfires

A detailed analysis of Pres. Donald Trump's recent statements on California wildfires includes quotes from UW Tacoma Assistant Professor Maureen Kennedy.

November 27, 2018