Hi! I’m Samyu (she/her). I’m a writer, organizer, and PhD student based in Los Angeles, CA. I specialize in the study of Race, Ethnicity, and Politics and Quantitative Methods in the Department of Political Science at the University of California, Los Angeles. I primarily study anti-abortion direct action and clinic escort counter-organizing tactics in the American South, with a focus on social movement tactical choice and epistemologies of organizing. You may also know me from: You can reach me via email at comandur@ucla.edu, or find me on Twitter at @SamyuComandur. You can also find my complete CV here.