During the election, pundits and politicos missed the anger and outrage that was simmering under the surface — we’ll talk about what comes next. The United States is witnessing a moment of unprecedented political engagement and social activism. Pundits who once fretted about Americans’ apathy have, in the last few years, borne witness to uprisings […]
Join Nation Institute fellow Sarah Jaffe and journalist Susie Cagle as they discuss Jaffe’s new title from Nation Books, NECESSARY TROUBLE: Americans in Revolt.
Necessary Trouble is excerpted in the Winter “Chaos” issue of Bitch magazine, and I was also a guest on the magazine’s Popaganda podcast. Check it out.
I talked Necessary Trouble with Heath Brown on the New Books in Political Science podcast.
I’ll be joining Angie Coiro for a live recording of In Deep Radio at KALW in San Francisco.
I’ll be joining Cynthia Kaufman for talk about ideas for action and trouble–drawing on her book Ideas for Action and on Necessary Trouble.
Join Nation Institute fellow Sarah Jaffe and journalist Daniel Denvir as they discuss Jaffe’s new title from Nation Books, NECESSARY TROUBLE: Americans in Revolt.
I’m joining National Book Award winner (and Nation Books comrade) Ibram X. Kendi, author of Stamped from the Beginning, and Carol Anderson, author of White Rage, at the Miami Book Fair on November 20 to talk about racism and making change. I couldn’t think of a more important time for this conversation, or two people that I’d […]
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 […]
As part of Clarion University’s Equity Week and the Mary L. Seifert Cultural Series: United States of Gender, I’ll be giving a talk at the university on gender, work, and rebellion, drawing on the reporting in Necessary Trouble and the work I’m putting toward the next book. Sarah Jaffe is a Nation Institute fellow and […]