Faculty in the News

Dominic Thomas speaks to CNN about the failure of President Mateo Renzi's constitutional reform referendum in Italy and the presidential election in Austria.

UCLA sociologist Kevan Harris was interviewed for this online profile of Iranian rock music pioneer Kourosh Yaghmaei and the status of pop music in Iran.

Nov. 28, 2016. Thomas, chair of the UCLA department of French & Francophone studies, spoke about François Fillon, Marine le Pen and the general malaise among the French populace in interviews with CNN and CCTV.

Nov. 23, 2016. In an op-ed piece published in Libération, Center for European & Russian Studies Director Laure Murat writes of joining an opposition movement to Trump at UCLA. The piece is available in English on the RAVE (Resistance against Violence through Education) site .

Nov. 22, 2016. “If the U.S. is not an actively engaged member of the international community and assisting many countries with their development, somebody else will – and maybe in ways that are much less positive for us," says Burkle Center Director Kal Raustiala in the Los Angeles Times.