writing

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features

The Substackerati / Columbia Journalism Review

The Long, Loving Search for Betsy, Bovine Escape Artist / The California Sunday Magazine

QAnon and Wellness Influencers / Cosmopolitan

Cooking Solo in the Woods / Eater

Whose Side Are Asian-Americans On? / The New Republic

Leon Wieseltier Was Always Hiding in Plain Sight / Splinter

How to Save Journalism / The New Republic

Luna Tolentino: The Next Big Dog / Jezebel


politics

Why Is Bill de Blasio’s Presidential Dream a Sad Joke? / The New Republic

How Andrew Cuomo Keeps the Left in Check / The New Republic

What Can a Star Like Cardi B Do for a Politician Like Sanders? / The New York Times Magazine

How EMILY’s List Lost Its Way / Splinter

Major Liberal Groups Sat on Sidelines as Senate Passed Historic Resolution on Yemen War / The Intercept

5 Women on What It’s Actually Like to Have Universal Health Care / ELLE

Interview With The Triumph of Injustice’s Gabriel Zucman / The Nation

Salting the Earth / Jezebel


work & labor

My 98 Days in Unemployment Purgatory / The New Republic

Where You’re Out of Work Makes All the Difference in the World / VICE

The Dream Job That Wasn’t / The New Republic

The GoFundMe Recession Is Here / VICE

On Teen Vogue and the “Cancel Culture” Hell We Can’t Seem to Escape / The New Republic

What Is Money? / Jezebel


essays & criticism

Letter of Recommendation: ScreenshotsThe New York Times  Magazine

Carnal Knowledge: In Praise of Roommates / SSENSE

What Do Virtual Worlds Tell Us About Our Own? / SSENSE

The Familiar Defiance of Wesley Yang / Jezebel

The Decade the Internet Lost Its Joy / GEN

On Pikachu / VICE

A Boom Time for Bean Memes / VICE

The Hidden Workers: A Review of  Voices From the Valley / The Nation

Company Culture: A Review of Susan Fowler’s Whistleblower  / The Nation

What Misogyny Does: A Review of Kate Manne’s Down Girl  / The Nation

On Joy / a blog

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