Washington Post: “How public colleges have already backed away from affirmative action.”
Washington Post: “Afro-Latino politicians could bridge the African American-Latino divide.”
Washington Post: “As Georgia’s new law shows, when Black people gain local power, states strip that power away.”
The Conversation: “Is ballot collection, or ‘ballot harvesting’, good for democracy? We asked 5 Experts.”
Social Science Research Council. “Education and Democracy in Covid-19 America.”
The Conversation: “The Made-Up Crisis Behind the State Takeover of Houston’s Public Schools.”
New York Times: “Texas Is Taking Over Houston’s Schools, Prompting Charges of Racism.”
The Atlantic: “Why Rhode Island’s Governor Is Taking Over Providence’s Public Schools.”
Houston Chronicle: ‘”Better than people think’: Despite TEA takeover plan, HISD scores well compared to peers.”
RI NPR: With Five-Year Time Frame, PVD Takeover Could Become Political Fodder
Providence Journal: “Community a Key Component to Fixing Providence Schools.”
Netroots Nation 2019: What Philly Taught Us: How Philadelphia Activists Beat School Privatization to Restore Local Control
Q&A: The roles of race, politics, and party in Benton Harbor, where Michigan’s governor wants to shutter the high school.
The 2018 Elections: What Do They Mean for American Education?
Albert Shanker Institute
State Takeovers of Schools Are About Political Power, Not School Improvement, The Conversation.
Commentary: Newark’s Radical Mayor Has Been Good for Business
Have You Heard Podcast: Takeover!: What’s Behind the State Takeover of School Districts?
The Majority Report with Sam Seder: Takeover: Race, Education, and American Democracy w/Domingo Morel
New Books Network Podcast: Takeover: Race, Education, and American Democracy
Video: Book Discussion at Rutgers University Newark with Newark Mayor Ras J. Baraka. Thursday, March 8, 2018.
Video: Takeover: Race, Education, and American Democracy. Book Panel and Discussion at Brown University.
Guest Commentary: Latino Mayors, National Institute for Latino Policy.
Return to local control in Newark schools is good step, but still not enough, The Star-Ledger
Education and the Newark Rebellion, 50 Years Later
Urban Affairs Forum: Race and State in the Urban Regime
London School of Economics Blog: Government takeovers of local authorities can mean that some communities are better represented at the expense of others.
Brown University Watson Institute: Latinos and the 2016 Presidential Election
Appearance on WGBH Basic Black: Voters of Color in 2016
February 26, 2016
Appearance on WGBH Basic Black to discuss 2016 Presidential Election
February 5, 2016
Opinion: Latinos Transform Rhode Island Politics
November 17, 2014