Essay published by Guardian Review, on the nationalist currents being stirred by the covid crisis.
Blogpost on the class divisions emerging from the lock-down, published by the Goldsmiths Political Economy Research Centre.
Piece written for Discover Society, on why the current mood of solidarity and empathy for the vulnerable should be converted into a new era of progressive fiscal policy.
Blogpost written for the Goldsmiths Political Economy Research Centre, looking at the coronavirus crisis from the perspective of economic sociology of markets.
Comment piece published at The Guardian, on the novelty and scale of the new crisis of global capitalism.
Article in the London Review of Books, on how the Covid 19 pandemic has revealed different understandings of ‘society’.
Op-ed published in The Guardian, on how multiple forces of reaction have taken aim at the humanities, in government, higher education and the arts.
I’ve reviewed Thomas Piketty’s Capital & Ideology for The Guardian.
My paper Anger Fast & Slow: Mediations of justice and violence in the age of populism is now published online by Global Discourse. This develops ideas first given as the 2018 Annual Lecture for the Queen Mary Centre for the History of Emotions.
Column written for The Guardian, on the Trojan Horse of Brexit and Boris, that contains as yet unknown policies and dangers.
Blogpost on the hellish election campaign season, at Goldsmiths Political Economy Research Centre.
Comment piece published in The Guardian, on the election and the end of liberalism.
I was asked to review the Labour manifesto for The Guardian Review, alongside other writers on the other manifestos.
Review of Irrationality: A History of the Dark Side of Reason by Justin E. H. Smith, published in the LRB.