Chelsea Manning Discusses Values, Secrets and Whistleblowers at Luskin Lecture

The former military analyst who was jailed for sharing classified documents with Wikileaks speaks in front of a crowd of 1,000 at Royce Hall

Policy & Philanthropy with Norman Lear

UCLA Blueprint: Screen a documentary on the life and work of Norman Lear followed by a conversation on government, politics and civic engagement.

Immigration Experts Call for Unity to Protect Dreamers

UCLA Luskin's Jim Newton and Abel Valenzuela are among the panelists who shared their experiences at launch event for latest issue of UCLA Blueprint magazine

Truth and Media in 'a Perilous Time'

In a Luskin Lecture, Ray Suarez and 19 other journalists and scholars discuss the role of news reporting in a divided America

Dean of UCLA Luskin Takes the Long View on Political Rhetoric

Gary Segura sees parallels between California history and current national debate over immigration and says Latino voters will again be key to a resolution.  

Jim Newton

Jim Newton is a veteran journalist, author and teacher. In…

Newton to Write on Region's Civic Life for UCLA Luskin

The Los Angeles Times journalist begins a new role designed to deepen UCLA's ties to the region's civic life