Contributing editor and producer at Highline. Former human rights consultant.
Video series for Highline. The untold history of the Anita Hill hearing—and the real reason we spent the 1990s talking about sexual harassment.
Despite years of social progress, gay men have the same sky-high rates of suicide, mental illness and substance abuse they've had for decades
How corporations, activists, and politicians turned the language of human rights into meaningless babble
A short video on the refugee vetting process: "It's harder to come to the U.S. as a refugee than through any other route."
Personal essay about the breakup that made me, briefly, a crazy person.
Video based on my FP article. How consumer boycotts can't reach the worst corporate human rights violations.
Based on some work I did in Zimbabwe. The worst multinational corporations aren't Shell and Monsanto. They're companies you've never heard of.
Video: From Boston's Big Dig to San Francisco's Bay Bridge, big infrastructure projects always take too long and cost too much. So why do we keep doing them?
I asked 40 development experts how they think Mark Zuckerberg should donate his money to charity. Answer: It's complicated.
Animation: What would happen if Britain left the European Union? Here's the three most likely scenarios
The MDGs revitalised development, coordinated donors and rallied the public. So why does everyone hate them so much?
Governments make trade-offs between funding and the well-being of their populations all the time. It's only in development that we make that impossible.
Buying better clothing is never going to end sweatshops. Here's why.