Lane Kenworthy


Professor of Sociology and Political Science

University of Arizona








Articles, chapters, and short pieces


Consider the Evidence





Discussions, interviews, talks, TV, radio




Favorite recipes

"Social Issues in America" lectures


Good argument


Part 1

Should we legalize marijuana?

Do we need a carbon tax to reduce climate change?

Should same-sex marriage be legal?


Part 2

Is political polarization hurting America?

Why are some of us red and others blue?

Should we reduce taxes?


Part 3

Should we reduce income inequality?

How can we get our economy back to health?

Is big business ruining America?


Part 4

Should we promote gender equality?

What should we eat?

Would less regulation make cities better?


Part 5

Should we limit imports and outsourcing?

Should we reduce illegal immigration?

When should we intervene abroad?



The 2012 presidential election

The value of a college degree