Here’s a small sample of some of my writing (last updated 2016):


Why I Never Use the Word ‘Successful’

Notes on my grandfather

What people got completely wrong about the Paris attacks

Saudi Diaries

I’m a Devout Atheist — Here’s What I Love About Religion


Elizabeth Warren on Trump and her VP prospects

Robert Reich Explains Why Capitalism Is Broken and the Importance of Bernie Sanders

Cornel West Talks About Endorsing Bernie Sanders, Black Lives Matter and Donald Trump

Julian Castro on How the Obama Administration Got 50% of Homeless Veterans Off the Streets in 4 Years

Politics & policy analysis at Mic

What the US — And Bernie Sanders — Can Learn From Canada’s Single-Payer Health Care System

Does Immigration Really Cost People Their Jobs?

The Panama Papers Leak Reveal Just How Badly the 1% Is Screwing Us Over

The Student Debt Strike Movement Is Finally Getting the Attention It Deserves

The Most Important Socialist in America Not Named Bernie Sanders Just Won Re-election

The Little-Known Story of Elizabeth Warren’s Republican Past Reveals So Much About the GOP

Breaking news

A Tearful Obama Announces New Executive Actions on Gun Control