Welcome to Los Angeles Unified SSN

Rebecca Sugar Interviewed on Progressive Christianity and Politics

About the chapter

Addressing issues distinct to the Los Angeles area, Los Angeles Unified SSN draws on faculty, postdoctoral fellows, and advanced graduate students from the metropolitan region at institutions including USC, UCLA, Pomona, Occidental College, Loyola, and UC-Irvine. Los Angeles Unified SSN focuses primarily on labor and immigration, homelessness and urban poverty, and civic engagement and diversity.

Leaders
Members
Occidental College
University of Southern California
University of Southern California
California State Polytechnic University, Pomona
University of California, Irvine
University of California, Irvine
University of Southern California
University of California Irvine
University of California, Riverside
University of California, Los Angeles
University of California, Los Angeles
University of California, Los Angeles
University of California, Los Angeles

Latest in the News

Edward Walker quoted in Last Week Tonight with John Oliver, "Astroturfing" HBO, August 12, 2018.
"From Their Use in Businesses to Political Campaigns, We Look at the Phenomenon of Paid Protesters," Edward Walker, Interview with Larry Mantle, "AirTalk", October 31, 2018.
Edward Walker quoted in James Rufus Koren, "Paid Protesters? They're Real — and a Beverly Hills Firm that Hires Them Stands Accused of Extortion in a Lawsuit" Los Angeles Times, October 21, 2018.
Manuel Pastor's research on rising rent prices in California discussed in Eric Pape, "Debt of a Salesman: Why the Cost of Living is Making Retirement a Mirage," Fast Company, December 3, 2018.
Matto Mildenberger's research on climate communication discussed in Nicole Mortillaro, "The Psychology of Climate Change: Why People Deny the Evidence," CBC, December 2, 2018.

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