Contributing writer at HuffPost Highline. Videographer for Foreign Policy. I also do communications stuff for human rights NGOs!
The Millennium Development Goals Sucked. But That's OK.
The MDGs revitalised development, coordinated donors and rallied the public. So why does everyone hate them so much?
University Rankings are Terrible. Now Can We Stop Doing the Same Thing With Countries?
Is It Possible to Have Empathy Without Being Patronizing?
On how to respond to charges of racism or sexism
Is the Anthony Weiner Article in the New York Times a Feature, or an Advertisement?
Leaving the Internet Will Not Make You a Better Person. Neither Will Anything Else.
On the Malthusian nature of self improvement.
Letting Stress Win: A Commencement Speech
The best advice and the worst advice I've ever gotten were both three words long.
Malcolm Gladwell, Proof and Soda
How much do we need to know before we change our behavior? How much more before we regulate to make other people change theirs?
Why Does Michael Pollan Think Cooking Is an Escape From Corporations?
Michael Hobbes: So You Say You're an Ethical Shopper
So on Wednesday, I wrote this article for High......
Why Don't Newspapers Take Unsolicited Submissions Seriously?
A telling paragraph in Michael Lewis's review of 'W......