essays & interviews

"Sociologist Matthew Clair on race and class in criminal justice" in Stanford Magazine

"Getting judges on the side of abolition" in Boston Review

"Unless it's done carefully, the rise of telehealth could widen health disparities" in STAT News

"Mass criminalization is a root cause of racial inequality" in Stanford News

"Diversity is no panacea" in The Chronicle Review

"On suffering and sympathy" in The Rumpus

"Moral persuasion" in The Chronicle of Higher Education

"Black intellectuals and white audiences" in Public Books

  • reprinted in The Guardian and Think In Public (Columbia University Press)

"Beyond neoliberalism" in Public Books

"Black Harvard" in The Harvard Crimson