Public Scholarship

Below is a list of all my online public writing. For a list of my open access scholarly articles  see the Research page. For a full publication list, consult my C.V.

Selected Blog Posts and Op-Eds

Race, the Epistemic Crisis of Democracy, and the First Amendment.” Knight First Amendment Institute at Columbia University Blog (Invited contribution for 2021-22 “Lies and the Law” symposium). October 12, 2021.

The Great Dissent: Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg and Shelby County v. Holder,” Oxford Human Rights Hub Blog. April 2021.

President Trump has committed crimes in plain sight. Use the 25th Amendment to remove him.” Milwaukee Journal Sentinel.January 8, 2021.

Trump is lying about election fraud. It’s distorting the 2020 presidential election.” Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. November 6, 2020.

What We Owe the Democracy: Martin Luther King, Jr., the Right to Vote, and the Call to Civic Duty.” Canopy Forum on the Interactions of Law and Religion at Emory University (Invited symposium contribution). November 3, 2020.

When Diversity is At the Bottom of the List.” Race and the Law Prof Blog. March 6, 2019.

On Vote Suppression and the Poltical Underclass—A Primer. Race and the Law Prof Blog. July 20, 2016.

Targets of the Carceral State: On Life, Death, and Utah v. Strife. American Constitution Society Blog. July 11, 2016.

On Respectability, the Dallas Shootings, #BlackLivesMatter, and Reasoned Discourse. Race and the Law Prof Blog.  July 8, 2016.

Antonin Scalia’s Voting rights Legacy: Weakening the Franchise for Minorities. Oxford Human Rights Hub. March 3, 2016.

The Limits of Diversity-As-Tolerance. Race and the Law Prof Blog. October 8, 2015.

Missing Black Men, the Baltimore Uprising, and the Language Oppression. American Constitution Society Blog. May 1, 2015.

Voter Identification, Ideology, and the Voter Fraud Meme. American Constitution Society Blog. Nov. 3, 2014.

The Constitution, Re-Invention and Equality. American Constitution Society Blog. Sept. 19, 2014.

Seeing Ferguson Through the Lens of Structural Racism. American Constitution Society Blog. Aug. 21, 2014.

Shelby Co. v. Holder: The Crippling of the Voting Rights Act. American Constitution Society Blog. June 27, 2013.

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