Journalistic Articles

The U.S. Is Not a Democracy, It Never Was.” CounterPunch (December 13, 2017). This article was translated into FrenchSpanish & Persian.

L’Antifa outre-Atlantique.” Mediapart (September 18, 2017).

Co-authored with Ramona E. Durán. “It’s Time to Get Violence: Breaking Down the Assault on Antifa.” CounterPunch (September 7, 2017).

Co-authored with John-Patrick Schultz. “Who’s Afraid of Direct Action on Campus? Mobilizing Pedagogy Against the Powerful.” Truthout (August 23, 2017).

Philosophy in Prison: Educating the Educator.” Blog of the American Philosophical Association (August 9, 2017).  This article is the first in a six part series on “Philosophy in Prison” generated for the APA Blog by the participants in my class at Graterford Prison, “Class, Race and Social Transformation” (spring 2017). Click here to read the other articles in the series.

Free Speech Is Not the Issue; Intellectual Power Is.” CounterPunch (April 5, 2017).

The CIA Reads French Theory: On the Intellectual Labor of Dismantling the Cultural Left.” Los Angeles Review of Books, “The Philosophical Salon” (February 27, 2017). This article was translated into Arabic, PortugueseSpanishTurkishFrench, Persian, Greek & Kurdish.

Unraveling Love Stories.” The New York Times, “The Stone” (February 13, 2017).

Vive l’anti-colonialisme américain !” Mediapart (December 3, 2016).

What Is to Be Done when Empire Is Trumped?” CounterPunch (November 25, 2016).

Why We Never Die.” The New York Times, “The Stone” (August 29, 2016). This article was translated into Chinese.

What Is to Be Done, with Theory?” Edinburgh University Press Blog (July 15, 2016).

Is Censorship Proof of Art’s Political Power?Los Angeles Review of Books, “The Philosophical Salon” (June 6, 2016). Forthcoming in Michael Marder and Patricia Vieira, eds., The Philosophical Salon: Speculations, Reflections, Interventions (Open Humanities Press).

Corporate Idiocracy and the Manufacturing of ProducTrump.” CounterPunch (May 16, 2016). Reprinted here with very minor changes by The Huffington Post (August 11, 2016).

Media Blackout on Nuit Debout.” CounterPunch (May 6, 2016). Translated into Persian and published in Shargh Newspaper on two pages available here and here.

Revolution Never Sleeps: Nuit Debout in France and Beyond.” CounterPunch (April 15-17, 2016). Translated into Persian and published in Shargh Newspaper here.

La France au carrefour du Diable. Ne suivons pas la voie impitoyable des Etats-Unis dans la guerre sans fin.” Mediapart (November 21, 2015).

Western Nations: Beacons of Hope or Sources of Destruction?” Truthout (September 24, 2015). Picked up and published here by Common Dreams. Translated into Persian and published in Shargh Newspaper here.

In collaboration with others: “310 universitaires militent pour le droit du travail en prison” Le monde (September 14, 2015).

In collaboration with Pierre-Antoine Chardel, Robert Harvey, et alii: “Lettre ouverte aux membres du Conseil constitutionnel.” Le monde (July 19, 2015 / modified version), Mediapart (July 20, 2015), Rue89 (July 21, 2015) et Nextinpact (July 20, 2015).

L’Amérique en noir et blanc.” Libération (June 28, 2015).

Co-founder and regular contributor to Occupy Philly:  Machete (fall 2011-spring 2012).

Co-founder, columnist and regular contributor to Machete, a monthly zine on art and politics with a penchant for pseudonyms (September 2009-October 2010).