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2015 ASA Media Coverage Highlights

This page highlights just some of the extensive media coverage ASA’s Public Affairs and Public Information Department has generated this year.

March 2015

Study: The Price of Protection: A Trajectory Analysis of Civil Remedies for Abuse and Women’s Earnings — Melanie M. Hughes (University of Pittsburgh) and Lisa D. Brush (University of Pittsburgh). Google said there were at least 15 articles about this study, which appears in the February issue of the American Sociological Review.

Coverage Highlights

PsychCentral.com, Traci Pedersen, 3-7-15.

Yahoo!News India, Indo-Asian News Service, 3-7-15.

Yahoo!News Maktoob, Indo-Asian News Service, 3-7-15.

ZeeNews (India), 3-7-15.

ThinkProgress, Tara Culp-Ressler, 3-12-15.

HealthDay, Robert Preidt, 3-13-15.

U.S. News and World Report, Robert Preidt (HealthDay), 3-13-15.

Philly.com, Robert Preidt (HealthDay), 3-13-15.

Health.com, Robert Preidt (HealthDay), 3-13-15.

DoctorsLounge, Robert Preidt (HealthDay), 3-13-15.

The Atlantic, Bourree Lam, 3-13-15.

Yahoo!Finance, Bourree Lam (The Atlantic), 3-13-15. 

90.5 WESA (Pennsylvania), 3-16-15. (Article and radio clip)

The New York Times, Anna North, 3-19-15.

Jezebel, Anna Merlan, 3-20-15.

Amicus Brief:  ASA Files Amicus Brief With Supreme Court in Support of Marriage Equality. Google said there were at least 27 articles that mentioned this brief, which the ASA filed on March 5.

Coverage Highlights

BuzzFeed News, Chris Geidner, 3-3-15 (Updated 3-6-15).

San Diego LGBT Weekly, 3-6-15.

McClatchy DC, Michael Doyle (McClatchy Washington Bureau), 3-6-15.

Miami Herald, Michael Doyle (McClatchy Washington Bureau), 3-6-15.

The Sacramento Bee, Michael Doyle (McClatchy Washington Bureau), 3-6-15.

Bradenton Herald (Florida), Michael Doyle (McClatchy Washington Bureau), 3-6-15.

The Modesto Bee (California), Michael Doyle (McClatchy Washington Bureau), 3-6-15.

Orlando Sentinel (Florida), Michael Doyle (McClatchy Washington Bureau), 3-6-15.

Bangor Daily News (Maine), Michael Doyle (McClatchy Washington Bureau), 3-6-15.

The Fresno Bee (California), Michael Doyle (McClatchy Washington Bureau), 3-6-15.

The Telegraph (Georgia), Michael Doyle (McClatchy Washington Bureau), 3-6-15.

The Tribune (California), Michael Doyle (McClatchy Washington Bureau), 3-6-15.

The Sun News (South Carolina), Michael Doyle (McClatchy Washington Bureau), 3-6-15.

The News Tribune (Washington), Michael Doyle (McClatchy Washington Bureau), 3-6-15.

The Island Packet (South Carolina), Michael Doyle (McClatchy Washington Bureau), 3-6-15.

The State (South Carolina), Michael Doyle (McClatchy Washington Bureau), 3-6-15.

Idaho Statesman, Michael Doyle (McClatchy Washington Bureau), 3-6-15.

Lexington Herald-Leader (Kentucky), Michael Doyle (McClatchy Washington Bureau), 3-6-15.

Sun Herald (Mississippi), Michael Doyle (McClatchy Washington Bureau), 3-6-15.

Centre Daily Times (Pennsylvania), Michael Doyle (McClatchy Washington Bureau), 3-6-15.

The Olympian (Washington), Michael Doyle (McClatchy Washington Bureau), 3-6-15.

The Bellingham Herald (Washington), Michael Doyle (McClatchy Washington Bureau), 3-6-15.

Belleville News-Democrat (Illinois), Michael Doyle (McClatchy Washington Bureau), 3-6-15.

Ledger-Enquirer (Georgia), Michael Doyle (McClatchy Washington Bureau), 3-6-15.

Yakima-Herald Republic (Washington), Michael Doyle (McClatchy Washington Bureau), 3-7-15. 

The Hawkeye (University of Louisiana at Monroe student newspaper), 3-8-15.

Inside Higher Ed, Scott Jaschik, 3-9-15. 

Study:  In Sickness and in Health? Physical Illness as a Risk Factor for Marital Dissolution in Later Life —Amelia Karraker (Iowa State University) and Kenzie Latham (Indiana University–Purdue University Indianapolis). Google said there were at least 140 articles about this study, which appears in the March issue of the Journal of Health and Social Behavior.

Coverage Highlights

Iowa Public Radio, Sarah Boden, 3-4-15. (Article and radio clip)

The Telegraph (England), John Bingham, 3-4-15.

New York Post, David K. Li, 3-4-15.

FoxNews.com, David K. Li (New York Post), 3-5-15.

Daily Mail (England), Ben Spencer, 3-5-15.

Daily Mail (England), Madlen Davies, 3-5-15.

New York Daily News, Agence France-Presse, 3-5-15.

Khaleej Times (United Arab Emirates), Agence France-Presse, 3-5-15.

El Nuevo Herald (Florida), Agence France-Presse, 3-5-15.

Bangkok Post (Thailand), Agence France-Presse, 3-5-15.

The Huffington Post, Rebecca Adams, 3-5-15.

New York Magazine, Jesse Singal, 3-5-15.

Healthday, Mary Elizabeth Dallas, 3-5-15.

KLTV.com (Texas), Mary Elizabeth Dallas (HealthDay), 3-5-15.

WAFB.com (Louisiana), Mary Elizabeth Dallas (HealthDay), 3-5-15.

Deseret News (Utah), Lois M. Collins, 3-6-15.

The Washington Post, Lenny Bernstein, 3-6-15.

Bluefield Daily Telegraph (West Virginia), Lenny Bernstein (The Washington Post), 3-8-15.

Oskaloosa Herald (Iowa), Lenny Bernstein (The Washington Post), 3-8-15.

Athens Daily Review (Texas), Lenny Bernstein (The Washington Post), 3-8-15.

The Register Herald (West Virginia), Lenny Bernstein (The Washington Post), 3-8-15.

Les Echos (France), Agence France-Presse, 3-8-15.

Hindustan Times (India), Agence France-Presse, 3-9-15.

Egypt Independent, Agence France-Presse, 3-9-15.

TIME.com, Justin Worland, 3-9-15.

Gazet van Antwerpen (Belgium), 3-10-15.

MinnPost (Minnesota), Susan Perry, 3-10-15.

The Bulletin (Oregon), Lenny Bernstein (The Washington Post), 3-10-15.

The Sydney Morning Herald (Australia), Katherine Feeney, 3-13-15.

Yahoo!Health, Jesse Singal (New York Magazine), 3-16-15.

February 2015

Study:  Behavioral Functioning Among Mexican-Origin Children: Does Parental Legal Status Matter —Nancy S. Landale (Pennsylvania State University), Jessica Halliday Hardie (Hunter College, City University of New York), R.S. Oropesa (Pennsylvania State University), and Marianne M. Hillemeier (Pennsylvania State University). Google said there were at least 40 articles about this study, which appears in the March issue of the Journal of Health and Social Behavior.

Coverage Highlights

New York Daily News, Erica Pearson, 2-25-15.

Associated Press, Claudia Torrens (Associated Press), 2-26-15.

Yahoo!Noticias, Claudia Torrens (Associated Press), 2-26-15.

The Huffington Post, Claudia Torrens (Associated Press), 2-26-15.

FoxNews Latino, Claudia Torrens (Associated Press), 2-26-15.

Periódico AM (Mexico), Claudia Torrens (Associated Press), 2-26-15.

Telemetro.com (Panama), Claudia Torrens (Associated Press), 2-26-15.

El Diario (Mexico), Claudia Torrens (Associated Press), 2-26-15.

La Jornada (Mexico), Claudia Torrens (Associated Press), 2-26-15.

UniMexicali.com (Mexico), Claudia Torrens (Associated Press), 2-26-15.

Milenio (Mexico), Claudia Torrens (Associated Press), 2-26-15.

The Arizona Republic, Daniel González, 2-27-15.

La Razón (Mexico), 2-27-15.

Sipse.com (Mexico), 2-27-15.

The Washington Post, Max Ehrenfreund, 3-4-15.

Study:  Pulling Closer and Moving Apart: Interaction, Identity, and Influence in the U.S. Senate, 1973 to 2009 — Christopher C. Liu (University of Toronto) and Sameer B. Srivastava (University of California-Berkeley). Google said there were at least four articles about this study, which appears in the February issue of the American Sociological Review.

Coverage Highlights

Mother Jones, Samantha Michaels, 2-10-15.

The Huffington Post, Jason Linkins, 2-11-15.

UK Progressive, Samantha Michaels (Mother Jones), 2-14-15.

The Daily Californian (University of California-Berkeley student newspaper), Kate Wolffe and Frank Yu, 2-16-15.

January 2015

Study:  Traditional, Modern, and Post-Secular Perspectives on Science and Religion in the United States —Timothy L. O'Brien (University of Evansville) and Shiri Noy (University of Wyoming). Google said there were at least 25 articles about this study, which appears in the February issue of the American Sociological Review.

Coverage Highlights

Religion News Service, Cathy Lynn Grossman, 1-29-15.

The Washington Post, Cathy Lynn Grossman (Religion News Service), 1-29-15. 

The Huffington Post, Cathy Lynn Grossman (Religion News Service), 1-29-15.

National Catholic Reporter, Cathy Lynn Grossman (Religion News Service), 1-29-15.

LiveScience.com, Tia Ghose, 1-29-15.

Yahoo!News, Tia Ghose (LiveScience.com), 1-29-15.

Yahoo!News UK & Ireland, Tia Ghose (LiveScience.com), 1-29-15.  

Medical Daily, Susan Scutti, 1-29-15.

International Business Times, Hannah Osborne, 1-29-15.

Deseret News (Utah), Kelsey Dallas, 1-29-15.

National Geographic, Dan Vergano, 1-29-15.

Tulsa World, Ginnie Graham, 1-29-15.

The Christian Science Monitor, Pete Spotts, 1-30-15.

The Free Lance-Star (Virginia), Cathy Lynn Grossman (Religion News Service), 1-31-15.  

Study: Can We Finish the Revolution? Gender, Work-Family Ideals, and Institutional Constraint — David S. Pedulla (University of Texas at Austin) and Sarah Thébaud (University of California-Santa Barbara). Google said there were at least 50 articles about this study, which appears in the February issue of the American Sociological Review.

Coverage Highlights

Chicago Tribune, Heidi Stevens, 1-20-15.

Cosmopolitan, Lane Moore, 1-20-15.

PsychCentral.com, Rick Nauert, 1-21-15.

Yahoo!News India, Indo-Asian News Service, 1-21-15.

Deseret News (Utah), Lois M. Collins, 1-22-15.

Khaleej Times (United Arab Emirates), Indo-Asian News Service, 1-22-15.

Deccan Chronicle (India), Asian News International, 1-22-15.

The Free Press Journal (India), 1-22-15.

Madame Noire, Lauren R.D. Fox, 1-22-15.

The Huffington Post, Rebecca Adams, 1-23-15.

The Times of India, Asian News International, 1-23-15. 

NPR.org, Maanvi Singh, 1-23-15.

NorthCountryPublicRadio.org (New York), Maanvi Singh (NPR.org), 1-23-15.

MPRNews.org (Minnesota), Maanvi Singh (NPR.org), 1-23-15.

WNYC.org (New York), Maanvi Singh (NPR.org), 1-23-15.

WRUR.org (New York), Maanvi Singh (NPR.org), 1-23-15.

BoiseStatePublicRadio.org (Idaho), Maanvi Singh (NPR.org), 1-23-15.

WUWM.com (Wisconsin), Maanvi Singh (NPR.org), 1-23-15.

WYSU.org (Ohio), Maanvi Singh (NPR.org), 1-23-15.

WLRH.org (Alabama), Maanvi Singh (NPR.org), 1-23-15.

KWIT.org (Iowa), Maanvi Singh (NPR.org), 1-23-15.

WRKF.org (Louisiana), Maanvi Singh (NPR.org), 1-23-15.

Bustle, Emma Cueto, 1-24-15.

Salon, Katie McDonough, 1-26-15.

USA Today College, Alexandra Samuels, 2-6-15.

Qatar Tribune, Indo-Asian News Service.