Radio: The Leonard Lopate Show

I joined Samhita Mukhopadhyay and Collier Meyerson to talk feminism, resistance, and revolution in Trump’s America.


Radio: WNYC News

I joined WNYC news for a quick hit on the Jersey City teachers’ strike.


Radio: On the Media

I was a guest on NPR’s On the Media to talk about the West Virginia teachers’ strike and the media’s bad coverage of working people. The episode also featured some of my favorite people: Marcy Wheeler [@emptywheel], independent investigative reporter, on decontextualized Mueller scooplets and Elizabeth Catte [@elizabethcatte], historian and writer, on the news media’s narratives […]


Radio: This is Hell

Fuck work [11:26] / The economics of prison labor [1:01:50] / Fake news news [1:35:17] / The lessons of Clinton’s loss [2:04:42] / Protecting Hambach Forest [2:35:21] / Trump eats the planet [3:12:19] / The slob doctrine [3:43:32]


Radio: This Is Hell

Obama’s incoherent Middle East / Moral panic in the 1980s / How to build a stadium / Politicians, not friends / Neoliberalism’s edge / Vaporware by gaslight.

Event • San Francisco, CA

Radio: In Deep with Angie Coiro

I’ll be joining Angie Coiro for a live recording of In Deep Radio at KALW in San Francisco.


Podcast: Political Eh-Conomy with Michal Rozworski

On the evening after T-day (the election of Donald Trump, I should clarify) I chatted with Michal Rozworski about what happened, what laid the groundwork, what comes next. I still felt gobsmacked but tried to sort through some of it for his listeners, who are mostly in Canada. He titled it “Don’t Mourn, Organize!” though I […]

Event • Nationwide

Radio: The Zero Hour

I was on RJ Eskow’s The Zero Hour show to talk about Necessary Trouble. 

Event • Nationwide

Radio: The Nicole Sandler Show

I talked Necessary Trouble with Nicole Sandler of the Nicole Sandler show as part of the preview run-up to the Miami Book Fair–I’ll be there next month.

Event • Boston, MA

Radio: WBUR Open Source with Christopher Lydon

Our guest, the protest journalist Sarah Jaffe, calls attention to the people who are really still feeling the squeeze—of anti-Keynesian austerity and casino capitalism, for example—in her new book, Necessary Trouble.