Selected Writing

We Shall Not Be Moved,“ Harper’s Magazine, July 2020. The radical roots of community land trusts in the Civil Rights movement, and an experiment to build economic power for southwest Georgia’s poor black farmers.

Taking Heat,The Nation, 2018-9. From the farms of Puerto Rico to the tar sands of Canada, from the streets of Los Angeles to Kentucky coal country, a series of dispatches from the front-lines of the climate justice movement.

The Alt-Right’s Asian Fetish,“ New York Times, January 6, 2018.


Editor of The World We Need: Stories and Lessons from America’s Unsung Environmental Movement, an anthology on the grassroots environmental movements struggling for a just, regenerative world (The New Press, 2021)

Co-editor, with Andrew Hsiao, of the Verso Book of Dissent (Verso Books, 2010). An anthology of revolt and resistance to orthodoxy and repression, ranging from 3000 B.C. to the present day, and across the continents. Introduced by Tariq Ali.

Editor, A Case for Sanctions Against Israel (Verso Books, 2012). Collects the leading international voices for BDS, including Omar Bargouti, Angela Davis, John Berger, Naomi Klein, Ilan Pappe, Ken Loach & Slavoj Zizek.

Contributor, “Chinatown is Nowhere,” Occupy: Scenes From Occupied America (Verso Books, 2011).