IGS Co-Director, G. Cristina Mora, authored an op-ed today with sociologist Sylvia Zamora of Loyola Marymount University in La Opinión on why the Latinx community should offer their full support for the #BlackLivesMatter movement. 

June 5, 2020

IGS Co-Director, Eric Schickler, weighs in for the Associated Press about how Governor Newsom's public presence will be affected by the social unrest unfolding in California. 

June 3, 2020

On Monday, June 1st's Your Call, IGS-affiliated Faculty, Ian Haney López, speaks about the murder of Geoerge Floyd and the resulting social unrest: "The particular pain in this moment is the way in which that video crystallizes what we mean when we say racism has dehumanized people. We're watching a person kill another person, and the person doing the murdering simply doesn't see the humanity of the person he is killing."

June 3, 2020

IGS Co-Director, Eric Schickler, appeared on AirTalk with Larry Mantle, covering this "Week In Politics: Vote-By-Mail, Politicization Of Coronavirus, Biden’s Comments On Black Voters And More." 

May 26, 2020

IGS Co-Director, G. Cristina Mora talks "Identity, the Census, and How We’re All Counted" on the latest episode of the Goldman School's "Talk Policy to Me" podcast.

May 21, 2020

New Berkeley IGS Poll informs LA Times article about "The price of being 'essential,'" which explains how Latino service workers bear [the] brunt of coronavirus"

May 18, 2020

A new Berkeley IGS Poll, which finds perceptions of inequality and the pandemic vary drastically among Californians, is featured in the LA Times and Berkeley News.

May 13, 2020

Cristina Mora quoted by KQED News article about a recent Berkeley IGS Poll: "The poll results underscore 'the stark racial differences in which populations can safely work from home,' said IGS co-director Cristina Mora."

May 7, 2020

IGS Co-Director, Cristina Mora, quoted in a recent Univision News article regarding the latest Berkeley IGS Poll results, showing that members of the CA Latinx community feel vulnerable to the pandemic both health-wise and economically. 

May 6, 2020

IGS Affiliated Faculty, Ian Haney-Lopez and IGS Co-Director, Eric Schickler, are quoted in Berkeley News. They describe the unprecedented ways the pandemic is already shaping the election and they predict political and economic turmoil is on the horizon. 

April 30, 2020