You mean people still try to ban books they don't like?! Sep 22, 2006 9:00 am285 views A Minute With™... Christine Jenkins teaches in the areas of youth services librarianship, children's and young adult literature and literacy studies Yahoo's CEO might not like it, but telecommuting benefits both employers and employees Mar 4, 2013 9:00 am34 views A Minute With™... Ravi S. Gajendran, a professor of business administration Would Venezuela's Chavismo movement survive if Hugo Chavez does not? Jan 11, 2013 9:00 am59 views A Minute With™... political scientist Damarys Canache Would replacing food stamps with food boxes reduce hunger? Feb 22, 2018 8:30 am1760 views Swapping food stamps for food boxes would mean scrapping 'the most successful government program we have going today,' said U. of I. professor Craig Gundersen Would more charter schools help reform education in America? Dec 24, 2009 9:00 am17 views A Minute With™... education professor Christopher Lubienski Would modifying payment of the earned income tax credit help struggling families? Jan 23, 2020 9:30 am323 views Receiving the earned income tax credit in installments rather than a lump sum benefitted more than 500 families living in Chicago public housing, U. of I. researcher Karen Kramer's team found in a new study. Would cutting payroll taxes help prevent recession? Aug 26, 2019 8:30 am1070 views Cutting the payroll tax could represent the middle-class tax cut that President Trump campaigned on – although changes would need to go through the legislative process and any economic stimulus likely wouldn’t been seen until after the November 2020 election, said Richard L. Kaplan, an internationally recognized expert on U.S. tax policy and the Guy Raymond Jones Chair in Law at Illinois. Would court ruling mean college athletes are employees? Nov 28, 2023 8:00 am1347 views A ruling in favor of college athletes in Johnson v. NCAA could potentially herald the most consequential change in college athletics since the NCAA was formed in 1906, says Michael LeRoy, an expert in labor law at the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign. Would changes to capital gains taxes spur the economy? Sep 4, 2019 9:00 am1816 views Indexing capital gains to inflation could be a simple fix to stimulate a teetering economy, but several significant implementation hurdles remain, said Richard L. Kaplan, an internationally recognized expert on U.S. tax policy and the Guy Raymond Jones Chair in Law at Illinois. Would a universal basic income in the U.S. reduce inequality? Jun 22, 2016 1:00 pm1073 views A Minute With...™ labor expert Robert Bruno Would a laptop and tablet ban enhance air travel security? May 17, 2017 9:30 am981 views Computer science professor Sheldon H. Jacobson discusses the proposed Department of Homeland Security ban of laptop and tablet computers in the passenger cabins of certain flights. Would a Google/Verizon deal doom net neutrality? Aug 25, 2010 9:00 am54 views A Minute With™... Chip Bruce, a professor of library and information science Worldwide, maternal and child death rates are dropping. Not in the U.S. May 13, 2014 9:00 am60 views A Minute With™... Karen Tabb Dina, a professor in the School of Social Work Workplace bullying is not unique to the NFL Nov 11, 2013 9:00 am23 views A Minute With™... educational psychologist Dorothy Espelage, who is an expert on peer aggression, dating violence and school violence Women are aspiring to the highest positions in many societies, but they still lack the access they need to transform some developing nations. Sep 3, 2009 9:00 am12 views A Minute With™... Gale Summerfield, the director of the Women and Gender in Global Perspectives Program With the demise of the Obamacare repeal-and-replace bill, what’s next for health care? Mar 27, 2017 3:00 pm693 views With the demise of the American Health Care Act all but rendering health care reform a moribund issue, tax reform likely will present its own challenges for President Trump and Congress, says Professor Richard L. Kaplan. With home prices sliding, is real estate still a good investment? Nov 14, 2007 9:00 am14 views A Minute With™... Geoffrey Hewings, the director of the university's Regional Economics Applications Laboratory Will you smoke less when the state's smoking ban becomes law? Dec 12, 2007 9:00 am48 views A Minute With™... Tom O'Rourke, an emeritus professor of community health Will you go shopping on Thanksgiving Day? Will you have to work? Nov 20, 2014 9:00 am30 views A Minute With™... Robert Bruno is a professor of labor and employment relations Will Venezuela need a massive relief effort? Jul 8, 2016 9:00 am600 views A Minute With...™ political scientist Damarys Canache Will US plans for a missile defense system in Europe lead to a new arms race? Jun 11, 2007 9:00 am100 views A Minute With™... Julian Palmore, a professor of mathematics and expert on international security issues Will the White House continue to use photos as a social media tool? Dec 20, 2016 1:45 pm663 views The role of White House photography changed significantly under President Obama, with the pictures no longer just for history. Will the U.S. Supreme Court end race-based affirmative action in college admissions? Oct 22, 2012 9:00 am81 views A Minute With™... James D. Anderson, the Gutgsell Professor of Educational Policy Studie Will the Supreme Court rule the federal health care mandate unconstitutional? Mar 22, 2012 9:00 am20 views A Minute With™... Kurt T. Lash, the Alumni Distinguished Professor of Law Will the Student Aid Bill of Rights help control student loan debt? Apr 23, 2015 2:00 pm202 views A Minute With™ Angela Lyons, director of the Center for Economic and Financial Education Will there be any constraints now on partisan gerrymandering? Jun 28, 2019 2:45 pm635 views The Supreme Court this week said it can’t provide the cure to partisan gerrymandering, so the focus will have to be on prevention, says an Illinois political science professor who hopes her research can play a part. Will the president’s new cybersecurity plan keep our network infrastructure safe? Mar 1, 2016 11:30 am271 views A Minute With...™ law and technology expert Jay Kesan Will the next economic bust be caused by student loans? May 15, 2012 9:00 am19 views A Minute With™... Angela Lyons, a professor of agricultural and consumer economics and the director of the Center for Economic and Financial Education Will the killer White Nose Syndrome infect bats in Illinois? May 11, 2011 9:00 am16 views A Minute With™... Ed Heske, a mammal ecologist Will the Jan. 6 committee hearings affect public opinion? Jun 20, 2022 11:00 am1539 views It’s unlikely that the ongoing Jan. 6 committee hearings will resonate with the public as much as the Watergate hearings did 50 years ago, says University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign political science professor Brian Gaines. Will the hobbling of McColo Corp. put a dent in worldwide spam traffic? Nov 14, 2008 9:00 am23 views A Minute With™... Mike Corn, the chief privacy and security officer Will the congressional 'super-committee" agree to spending cuts by its deadline? Apr 14, 2011 9:00 am18 views A Minute With™... law professor Richard L. Kaplan Will the congressional 'super-committee" agree to spending cuts by its deadline? Jul 20, 2011 9:00 am9 views A Minute With™... law professor Richard L. Kaplan Will the congressional 'super-committee" agree to spending cuts by its deadline? Oct 24, 2011 9:00 am9 views A Minute With™... Richard L. Kaplan, a law professor and expert on taxation Will targeted marketing bring an end to ‘Super Bowl of advertising’? Jan 24, 2018 11:45 am900 views Targeted marketing threatens to end the 'Super Bowl of ads' and to further erode privacy, says an Illinois advertising professor. Will Russian invasion of Ukraine spark a global food crisis? May 3, 2022 8:00 am1001 views The U.S. isn’t on the verge of a food crisis but is experiencing rampant food price inflation, says Scott Irwin, professor of agricultural and consumer economics at the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign. Will renaming carp help control them? Jun 27, 2022 8:30 am1261 views Illinois officials this month announced that Asian carp would now be called “copi” in an attempt to make the fish more desirable for eating. Joe Parkos, the director of the Illinois Natural History Survey’s Kaskaskia, Ridge Lake and Sam Parr biological stations in Illinois, spoke with News Bureau life sciences editor Diana Yates about scientific initiatives to study and control carp/copi fish populations and the potential for rebranding to aid those efforts. Will regulating e-cigarettes be good for public health? May 10, 2016 11:15 am320 views A Minute With…™ Julian Reif, expert in health care economics Will profit-driven media conglomerates snuff out investigative journalism? Apr 14, 2007 9:00 am135 views A Minute With™... Bill Gaines, the Knight Chair in Investigative and Enterprise Reporting Will produce prices rise following Florida freeze, Chilean earthquake? Mar 25, 2010 9:00 am39 views A Minute With™... crop sciences professor John Masiunas Will President Obama's proposed changes to banking and financial market regulations prevent future financial meltdowns? Jul 2, 2009 9:00 am9 views A Minute With™... Charles Kahn, a finance and economics professor Will President Obama's jobs plan work? Sep 9, 2011 9:00 am18 views A Minute With™... law professor Richard L. Kaplan Will pre-pandemic office life ever make a comeback? Aug 29, 2022 8:00 am1731 views As the COVID-19 pandemic wanes and remote work gradually turns into hybrid work, organizations will pay close attention to which workers and occupations function well in a hybrid-work arrangement, said Amit Kramer, a professor of labor and employment relations at the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign who studies the relationship between work, family and health. Will newly required calorie info on menus affect your choices? Dec 11, 2014 9:00 am78 views A Minute With™... Brenna Ellison, a professor of agricultural and consumer economics Will new limits on campaign donations clean up Illinois politics? Dec 22, 2009 9:00 am13 views A Minute With™... political science professor Brian Gaines Will NBA owners lock out their players? Jun 28, 2011 9:00 am15 views A Minute With™... labor and law professor Michael LeRoy Will movie theaters survive COVID-19? May 27, 2020 9:30 am1615 views Summer is normally a season for blockbusters, but movie theaters will have special challenges this year, starting with a gamble on a few July releases. Derek Long, a professor of media and cinema studies at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, looks at the present and future of the business. Will looming labor dispute justify Biden invoking national emergency powers? Jun 8, 2022 8:00 am935 views An expiring labor agreement between dockworkers and West Coast port operators could further snarl U.S. supply chains if a strike or lockout occurs. The Biden administration should prepare to act because presidents have unique powers to temporarily halt these types of work stoppages, says Michael LeRoy, an expert in labor law at the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign. Will live broadcasts of oral arguments be a permanent fixture at the Supreme Court? May 6, 2020 8:00 am506 views The Supreme Court’s livestream of its oral arguments is likely a temporary measure due to COVID-19, said Jason Mazzone, the Albert E. Jenner Jr. Professor of Law and the director of the Program in Constitutional Theory, History, and Law at the College of Law at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. Will legalizing marijuana be a boon to the state of Illinois? Jun 20, 2019 9:00 am1440 views By legalizing and taxing recreational marijuana, the state of Illinois could fund additional pension payments while making investments in public education, construction projects, and drug treatment and prevention programs, says Robert Bruno, a professor of labor and employment relations at the Urbana campus of the University of Illinois and the director of the Labor Education Program in Chicago.