Natalie Masuoka, whose latest book was about multiracial identity and politics, says Harris’ role will encourage broader examinations of race
While COVID-19 spurs a desire for mailed ballots, research led by a UCLA professor suggests that mail-in results largely mirror in-person outcomes.
Sonja Diaz, the founding director of the Latino Policy & Politics Initiative, understands how research can directly result in legislation that serves society’s needs.
A new UCLA report is intended to dispel a common misconception that immigration policy is a top-of-mind issue for Latino voters.
Courts in Texas and Pennsylvania sided with arguments made in reports prepared by members of the project.
A UCLA Luskin Center for History and Policy report tracks the state’s history of restricting and expanding the franchise.
The linguistic anthropologist is co-editor of a new book that brings together 27 academics to analyze and understand the language of our political moment.
To encourage voting the student group has shifted its efforts to phone banking, classroom Zoom announcements and peer-to-peer social media contests.
New research shows Californians who are in good health with little mental distress are more likely to consistently vote in local and national elections.
With the upcoming election, two Bruins who have served in the White House answer questions on how to sidestep partisan enmity.
Inspired by Roosevelt’s Depression-era fireside chats, the Chilean American visual artist has created a program designed to address today’s America.
Video: To celebrate Women’s Equality Day, we are honoring the incredible efforts of the diverse group of women who fought for the right to vote.
Celebrating prominent African American women who played a critical role in the fight for women’s suffrage.
UCLA’s Kathleen McHugh helped build “100 for the 100th,” which aims to encourage everyone to vote in honor of the centennial of the 19th Amendment.
Joe Biden picks Kamala Harris: Faculty share insights on selection of first Black and Asian American woman for VP candidate
UCLA political and gender studies experts offer their thoughts on the history-making announcement.
The director of UCLA's Critical Race Studies program sheds light on the landmark decision and its aftermath in a Newsroom Q&A.
A UCLA study finds low Latino turnout in districts that could decide presidential contest, control of Congress.
“The underlying theory is identical for all conspiracy theories,” says UCLA professor Timothy Tangherlini.
Lynn Vavreck and Chris Tausanovitch have been surveying Americans to discover what drives voters.