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The American Prospect
'Blue Bayou': A bittersweet victory for immigrant activists
October 7, 2021

The American Prospect cited a study by the Norman Lear Center’s Media Impact Project on the representation of immigrants in scripted television shows.

Washington Post
Sri Yatun’s escape
October 6, 2021

Dana Chinn provided database design and analysis for a Washington Post investigation into the abuse of international domestic workers.

USA Today
Gloria Estefan on Latino representation in Hollywood: 'We have to keep talking about it'
September 29, 2021

In an article on Latino representation in Hollywood, USA Today cited a recent study by the Annenberg Inclusion Initiative showing disproportionately low numbers of Latino leading characters in top films.

Sexual assault survivors in journalism are waiting for their reckoning
September 28, 2021

Christina Bellantoni spoke with Vice about how journalists are routinely subjected to online abuse over the stories they cover. “Journalists of color, particularly women of color, in newsrooms I’ve been in, have borne the brunt of that for a long time," she said. “I do not feel that newsrooms have adequate support systems for this at all.”