Media

Op Eds on the Stability of Democracy

On Chess and Democracy, The Washington Post

On the Question of the Stability of Democracy, Princeton University Press Election Blog, December 1, 2016

Op Eds on President-elect Donald J. Trump

Unlike all Previous Presidents, Donald J. Trump almost never mentions Democratic Ideals (Washington Post, the Monkey Cage), with David Beaver, February 7, 2017

Beyond Lies: Donald Trump’s Authoritarian Reality New York Times, November 4, 2016.

Teaching in the Time of Trump with Ben Justice Social Education, February, 2016

Donald Trump and Mass Incarceration Princeton University Press Election Blog, January 6, 2016

Democracy and the Demagogue New York Times, October 12, 2015

Michigan Emergency Manager Law

Op Ed on the Detroit Water Crisis, New York Times, July 29, 2014

A Single Issue Candidate? (On Hillary Clinton’s charge that Sanders is a “single issue candidate”; involves the on going Michigan water crisis discussed in my 2014 New York Times Stone piece, “Detroit’s draught of democracy”)

The Emergency Manager: Strategic Racism, Technocracy, and the Poisoning of Flint’s Children (forthcoming in The Good Society, this is an academic paper forthcoming in a refereed Public Policy Journal, but very accessible)

Other Articles

On Becoming the Enemy, Boston Review, February 2, 2017

My Parent’s Mixed Messages about the Holocaust, New York Times Sunday Review, August 20, 2016

Other New York Times Op Eds in the Stone

The Free Speech Campus Issue

The Free Speech Fallacy, Chronicle of Higher Education, February 26, 2016

When Free Speech becomes a Political Weapon (with Kate Manne), November 13, 2015

On Free Speech and College Campuses: Debate with Sam Harris of FIRE on NPR, March 27, 2017

Neo-Liberalism

How Free Market Ideology Perverts the Vocabulary of Democracy Aeon Magazine (summer, 2016)

Mass Incarceration 

The War on Thugs (on the role propaganda has played in racialized mass incarceration),

Is the United States a ‘Racial Democracy’? (with Vesla Weaver)

On Israeli Politics

An Die Berliner Demonstranten (on how anti-Semitic protests in Berlin during the 2014 Gaza war in fact serve the agenda of right wing Israeli politics)

This is a lightly revised version of my Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung piece, for an American audience:

Boston Review

Il Manifesto

Una Parola che nasconde molte insidie

INTERVIEWS

Newspapers, Magazines

Aesop (interview by the terrific philosopher Clancy Martin; this is my favorite interview, touching many subjects at the heart of my work on propaganda)

Il Sole 24 ore (with Carla Bagnoli)

Der Standard
Die Zeit
Boston Globe
3:AM Magazine
The Chronicle of Higher Education
Il Venerdi de la Repubblica
Irish Times
Berliner Morgenpost
Quartz

Euro-Atlantic Quarterly

Podcast or Radio Interviews

NPR, Here and Now, Propaganda and Fake News

Ideas (Canadian Broadcasting Company), The Truth about “Post-Truth”

WKNPR (Las Vegas radio, on the 2016 elections and Trump)

New Books in Philosophy
Radio New Zealand
WNPR Colin McEnroe Show

WDET Detroit, The Craig Fahle Show

Videos

This is from a workshop organized by the Society for Women in Philosophy – Ireland, at University College, Dublin in February, 2015. The workshop featured talks by Professor Judith Butler and me.

Here is a video of a public lecture of mine, “Propaganda, Race, and Mass Incarceration”, from November, 2015