2018      ‘To Decolonise the University is to Democratise the University‘ Times Higher Education 27 Sept


2018      ‘Racial Hierarchy and Migration in BritainMedia Diversified 25 June


2018      ‘The imperial nostalgia of a “Small Island”‘ The UK in a Changing Europe blog 4 June


2018       ‘In Britain, there has been no reckoning with the imperial past’ Interview with the Koerber Institute History Forum, May


2018      ‘In Defence of the Public University: The USS Strike in ContextDiscover Society rapid response 23 Feb


2017      ‘Why are the white working classes still being held responsible for Brexit and Trump?‘ LSE Brexit blog


2017      ‘Same History, Different Memories’ (with Charlotte Riley) New Humanist


2017      ‘Et opgør med fortielsen af Den Haitianske Revolution’ [Danish translation of ‘Undoing the Silencing of the Haitian Revolution’] Marronage Mar 31 pp36-41 (English translation here)


2016      ‘Brexit, the Commonwealth, and Exclusionary CitizenshipOpen Democracy Dec 8


2016      ‘Class Analysis in the Age of Trump (and Brexit): The Pernicious New Politics of Identity‘ Sociological Review Blog Nov 23


2016      ‘W.E.B. Du Bois in the Sociological ReviewSociological Review Blog Sept


2016      ‘Viewpoint: Brexit, Class and British ‘National’ IdentityDiscover Society #34 July


2015      ‘The Refugee Crisis and Our Connected Histories of Colonialism and Empire’ Sicherheitspolitik Blog (Germany) Oct 1


Migrants aboard a dinghy sail off for the Greek island of Lesbos as it travel from the southern Turkish coastal town of Behramkale in the Aegean sea between Turkey and Greece, August 27, 2015. REUTERS/Murad Sezer - RTX1PWJY

2015      ‘Europe won’t Resolve the ‘Migrant Crisis’ until it Faces its Own PastThe Conversation Sept 1


2015      ‘Capitalist Dispossession and New Justifications of Slavery,’ Open Democracy (co-authored with John Holmwood)


2015      ‘Committing Sociology: Defending the Public University,’ Sociological Review May 24


2015      ‘Global Sociology in Question,’ Global Dialogue 5 (2) June


2015      ‘Reading across the ‘Colour Line’: Texts, Traditions, and Academic Solidarity,’ The Disorder of Things Feb 10


2015      ‘Civil Rights for the Twenty-First Century: Lessons from US History,’ Discover Society #16 Jan


2014      ‘The Society of Equals: Some Groups are more Equal than Other Groups,’ Theory, Culture, Society Nov 25


2014      ‘What does the Haitian Revolution tell us about the Society of Equals?Theory, Culture, Society Oct 30


littlerockpostcard-12014      ‘The Little Rock Nine – The Schoolchildren Who Changed the US,’ Media Diversified Oct 27


2013      ‘Viewpoint: The Dangerous Politics of Belonging,’ Discover Society #1 Oct


2013      ‘Pride and PrejudicePolitics Reconsidered Apr 20


2013      ‘Opinion: What Sussex is Losing…’ Times Higher Apr 18