Selected articles curated to illustrate the range of my work and interests; for a fuller listing, click here.


Politics & Policy

“Jordan Peterson and the Failure of the Left,” Quillette (May 22, 2018)

“Core Themes of Liberalism: Individualism,”in Timothy Garton Ash, ed., Liberalisms in East and West (Oxford University Press, 2010)

“Evaluating Early Care and Education Programs: A Report for Pew Charitable Trusts,” Pew Charitable Trusts (Philadelphia, 2006)

Review of Bruce Baum, The Rise and Fall of the Caucasian Race: A Political History of Racial Identity (NYU Press, 2006);American Historical Review 112, No. 3 (June 2007), 814.

“Early Care and Education Programs and the Prevention of Child Abuse and Neglect,”Center for the Study of Social Policy (Washington, DC: 2003)

“Liberal Equality & the Civic Subject: Identity & Citizenship in Reconstruction America,”in David Ericson & Louisa Green, eds., The Liberal Tradition in American Politics: Reassessing the Legacy of American Liberalism (Routledge, 1999).


Spirituality & Culture

“Yoga is Not Dodgeball: Mind-Body Integration and Progressive Education,”in Beth Berila, Melanie Klein, and Chelsea Jackson Roberts, Yoga, the Body, and Embodied Social Change: An Intersectional Feminist Analysis (Lanham, MD: Lexington Books, 2016) 

“Reimagining Yoga: Holistic Wellness, Social Connection, & Spiritual Revitalization (Part 1),”Yoga International(Sept. 30, 2016)

“Yoga Service Comes of Age: The Fourth Annual Yoga Service Conference,” Yoga Chicago (July/August 2015)

“The Bikram Rape Charges: The Power of Speech and the Costs of Silence,”YogaDork(March 3, 2014)

“Trauma-Informed Yoga: YogaHOPE and a New Strategy for Change.”Yoga U Online(Feb. 20, 2014)

“Gritty Inspiration: Chicago Welcomes the Prison Yoga Project,” Yoga Chicago (July/August 2013)

“Yoga on Trial: Encinitas & the Need for a New Paradigm,”Yoga U Online (June 1, 2013)