Guest Blog Posts

Democrats played up the flag at their convention. Was that risky? The Washington Post, Monkey Cage blog. Aug. 4, 2016. [reprinted in Abilene Reporter-News, Aug. 7, 2016]

A surprising number of Americans endorse violence against government. Here’s why. The Washington Post, Monkey Cage blog. Dec. 11, 2015.

The Atlanta victory & Lincoln’s 1864 reelection: “Game-changer” or campaign myth? The Washington Post, Monkey Cage blog. Full paper hereSept. 2, 2014.

TV, Radio, & Newspaper Interviews

The Daily Reveille. On racial attitudes, quoted from public comments at LSU President’s Symposium. Oct. 3.

CBC radio affiliates in Toronto, Quebec City, Ottawa, Calgary, Vancouver, Halifax, & Victoria; on 2016 election polls. Sept. 8, 2016.

The Guardian. On violent rhetoric surrounding Brexit & MP Jo Cox murder. July 31, 2016.

WQAD-8 Quad Cities, IA. On Justice Scalia’s replacementFeb. 17, 2016.

Pacific Standard. On violent political rhetoric. Jan. 11, 2011.

WWRL1600 New York City, NY. with Mark Riley, on Rep. Giffords shooting & violent political rhetoric. Jan. 11, 2011.

News featuring my work

For PPRL Louisiana Community Resilience Survey (race module): The Advocate.

For “Cueing patriotism, prejudice, and partisanship” (2015): Pacific Standard, The Week, Webster Journal

For “Them’s fightin’ words” (2014): New York Times, Washington Post, Business News DailyScience Codex, Psych Central, Business Standard, Pacific-Standard,, Fox News 13.

For “Fueling the fire” (2014): New York TimesThe GuardianStars & Stripes,  Huffington PostPacific-StandardMiller-McCuneThe Monkey CageATTN:, NewsdayOutside the BeltwayPhys.orgPonte Al Dia.

For “Equal environments”: The Monkey Cage, Pacific-Standard.