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Pasadena City College Courier profiled CCLP project fellow Justin Chapman and his new book about Africa, Saturnalia: Traveling from Cape Town to Kampala in Search of an African Utopia.

PCC Courier profiles Justin Chapman | March 10, 2015

LA Times writes about Geoff Cowan's off-the-grid class.

LA Times writes about Geoff Cowan's off-the-grid class | March 5, 2015

The Sacramento Bee published CCLP managing director Geoffrey Baum's article on funding for higher education in California.

Geoffrey Baum's article on higher education published in The Sacramento Bee | March 3, 2015

USC News covers CCLP's new report on labor trafficking.

USC News on CCLP Labor Trafficking report | February 27, 2015

Laurie Becklund's op-ed posthumously published in the LA Times.

As I lay dying | February 27, 2015

CCLP project fellow Justin Chapman and the Pasadena Weekly remember the life and times of lifelong progressive activist Marvin Schachter, who passed away Feb. 17 at the age of 90. Schachter was involved in one way or another with nearly every major progressive cause since the mid-20th century.

Pasadena activist Marvin Schachter dies at 90 | February 20, 2015

We are saddened to report that senior fellow Laurie Becklund passed away Sunday night from metastatic breast cancer. The Los Angeles Times and LA Observed published obituaries highlighting her inspiring career as a journalist.

Laurie Becklund dies at 66; former L.A. Times reporter, author | February 10, 2015

Senior fellow Dan Schnur was quoted in Yahoo News discussing California's new generation of democrats. "California has been a policy laboratory on a number of fronts for several decades," said Schnur. "And that cuts across party lines."

Dan Schnur quoted: "California's next big political wave" | February 2, 2015

Managing director Geoffrey Baum was quoted in The Argonaut after meeting Vice President Joe Biden, who visited West Los Angeles College to discuss the Obama administration's plan to subsidize community college fees. The initiative would "free up resources to add classes, innovate new programs and develop other aspects of student support," said Baum.

Geoffrey Baum quoted on Vice President Biden's push for free community college | January 29, 2015

The New York Times featured faculty fellow Dr. Stacy L. Smith, highlighting her research at USC Annenberg on gender and diversity in film.

On Many Fronts, Women Are Fighting for Better Opportunity in Hollywood | January 23, 2015

Senior fellow Dan Schnur was quoted in the International Business Times on President Obama's recent breakneck pace. "He realizes that he doesn't have a lot of time left in office, and he realizes that he's not going to be able to accomplish a great deal through Congress," Schnur said. "Those two motivators seem to be driving him forward."

State Of The Union 2015: How Will The SOTU Shape Obama's Legacy? | January 20, 2015

The Huffington Post published an article by faculty fellow and Annenberg Vice Dean Philip Seib on the "public diplomacy vacuum" in Arab nations.

Arabs' Public Diplomacy Vacuum | January 15, 2015

Research director Mark Latonero is speaking at t the American Association for the Advancement of Science's Science & Human Rights Coalition meeting in Washington D.C., discussing big data and human rights. Read the full agenda here.

Mark Latonero speaks at the AAAS Science & Human Rights Coalition meeting | January 14, 2015

The Desert Sun: Geoffrey Baum appeared before the Senate Rules Committee in Sacramento on Wednesday and got unanimous approval on his appointment as president of the California Community Colleges Board of Governors.

Sunnylands' Geoffrey Baum vetted for state appointment | January 9, 2015

President Obama proposed free community college tuition for millions of students, supporting senior fellow Morley Winograd's Campaign for Free College Tuition. Winograd was quoted by The Chronicle of Higher Education.

Senior fellow Morley Winograd's campaign for free college tuition supported by President Obama | January 9, 2015

The Huffington Post published faculty fellow Philip Seib's article, "New Appraisals of Violent Extremism".

Philip Seib's article in The Huffington Post | January 7, 2015

Director Geoffrey Cowan was quoted in The Washington Post, discussing "The Innovators" by Walter Isaacson, which Cowan adapted for his USC course on entrepreneurship. "I want to show my students examples of how the innovators broke rules and took chances," said Cowan.

Geoffrey Cowan quoted in The Washington Post | October 13, 2014

The Harvard Institute of Politics interviewed senior fellow Dan Glickman in this video discussing the hyper-partisanship in Washington and what the future of politics looks like.

Senior fellow Dan Glickman interviewed by Harvard Institute of Politics | October 7, 2014

The Wall Street Journal published an article by senior fellow Orville Schell titled "Will China Crush the Hong Kong Protests?"

Will China Crush the Hong Kong Protests? | October 6, 2014

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