- Policy Report Diversity & Inclusion
Unseen and Unheard: The Underrepresentation of Latino Voices and Stories in The Los Angeles Times Opinion and Editorials Section
This study analyzes Latino visibility on The Los Angeles Times Editorial Board and its widely read opinion section and finds that Latinos are severely underrepresented in both.
- Policy Report Mobility & Opportunity
Latinas Exiting the Workforce: How the Pandemic Revealed Historic Disadvantages and Heightened Economic Hardship
This report quantifies the 2020 loss in labor for Latinas relative to other groups and highlights pre-existing disparities exacerbated by COVID-19.
- Expert Issues Brief Health
Use of Emergency Medical Services for Respiratory Distress Among Latino Adults During the Early COVID-19 Pandemic
This faculty-expert brief examines the use of respiratory distress-related emergency medical service (EMS) calls among different racial and ethnic populations and identifies the need for better language and cultural literacy among service providers to adequately serve Latino patients.
- Policy Report Jobs & Labor
More than Solidarity: How Labor Unions Preserved Latino Jobs
This report analyzes the impact of unionization on Latino employment rates and wages between January 2020 and June 2021.
THERE IS NO AMERICAN AGENDA WITHOUT A LATINO AGENDA
Recent Projects & Reports
Riverside County Redistricting Memo
Washington State Redistricting: WA Commission Map Dilutes Latino Vote and Violates Section 2 of the Voting Rights Act
UCLA VRP Report Urges Orange County to Create Its First Latino-Majority District During the 2021 Redistricting Process
Voting Rights Project
The UCLA Voting Rights Project is the flagship project of the UCLA Latino Policy & Politics Initiative aimed at creating an accessible and equitable system of voting for all Americans through impact litigation, research, and clinical education to expand access to the ballot box.