Articles in mainstream and alternative media
“The Art of Spin” with Patrick Barrett, Jacobin, Nov 6, 2016.
“It is not just hate crimes: Islamophobia is the product of a deeply racist system,” launch article for the Greyzone project, Alternet, January 30, 2016.
“The Roots of Islamophobia,” Jacobin, Dec 21, 2015.
“Imperialist Feminism: A Response to Meredith Tax,” OpenDemocracy, Dec 17, 2014.
“Imperialist Feminism and Liberalism,” OpenDemocracy, Nov 6, 2014
“ISIS, 9/11 and the Terrorism Time Loop,” Mondoweiss, Sept 11, 2014.
“The more the dead, the better”: Israel’s crumbling media war, Salon, July 23, 2104
Media Stoke out Terrorism Mindset, New York Times, April 16, 2014
Judicial Ruling a Disaster for Americans, Lima News, Ohio, April 19, 2014 (this syndicated column appeared in many newspapers and was distributed by the McClatchy-Tribune News Service)
American Liberalism and the National Security State, Al Jazeera (English), July 23, 2013.
Liberalism and the National Security State (longer version), Mondoweiss, Znet etc. July 23, 2013.
Zero Dark Thirty: US condoned propaganda promotes extra judicial killing of brown men, Truthout, Jan 23, 2013.
Furor in France: Mission civilisatrice and “Muslim Rage” in the Motherland, Monthly Review Zine, Sept 24, 2012.
Anti-American Protests: Cutting Through Media Propaganda, Znet, Sept 16, 2012.
Libya Attacks: Lets not allow the far right to set the agenda, Brandenton Times, Bellingham Herald, September 13, 2012. (this syndicated column appeared in many newspapers and was distributed by the McClatchy-Tribune News Service)
Its Easier to Kill People Once you have Dehumanized them, Pittsburgh Post Gazette, August 8, 2012.
Sikhs, Muslims, and Guilt by Association, Milwakee Journal Sentinal, Hurriyat Daily News etc. August 7, 8 2012. (this syndicated column appeared in many newspapers and was distributed by the McClatchy-Tribune News Service)
Guilt By Association, St Louis Post Dispatch, August 6, 2012.
Romney’s Israel claim fits in with GOP’s Muslim “Southern Strategy” Miami Herald, Brandenton Times, etc. August 1, 2012. (this syndicated column appeared in many newspapers and was distributed by the McClatchy-Tribune News Service)
Romney’s Israel claim fits in with GOP’s Muslim “Southern Strategy”The Progressive, August 1, 2012.
Islamophobia: A Bipartisan Project, The Nation, July 2, 2012.
The NYPD: Islamophobes in Blue (with Danny Lucia), Truthout.org, Feb 13, 2012.
Political Islam: A Marxist Analysis (Part 2), International Socialist Review, July/August, 2011.
Political Islam: A Marxist Analysis (Part 1), International Socialist Review, March/April, 2011.
Wikileaks, Iran, and the US’s Arab Allies, MRzine, etc., December, 2010
The US to Gaza Initiative and the Hillel controversy at Rutgers, Dissident Voice etc., November, 2010
Threat of the Far Right in Europe, Socialist Worker, October, 2010.
Challenging Islamophobia: An Assessment of the “Ground Zero mosque” debate, MRzine, August, 2010.
Green Scare: The Making of the New Muslim Enemy, CommonDreams, April, 2010.
“Why the US has to go,” interview with the Afghan member of parliament Malalai Joya, Nov 10, 2009, SW online.
Hands off Iran : Why Iranian Women don’t need rescuing by the US, MRzine, Znet, Oct. 3, 2007.
Ten Years Since the UPS Strike: Globalization and Inequality, Znet, July 19, 2007
Islam and Islamophobia, International Socialist Review 52, March-April 2007
US Media, Israel, and Lebanese Civilians, Monthly Review Zine, July 23, 2006
Amnesty Now! The Immigration Debate, Monthly Review Zine, May 16, 2006
Fighting Islamophobia: A Response to Critics, Monthly Review Zine, March 4, 2006
Danish Cartoons: Racism Has No Place on the Left, Monthly Review Zine, February 21, 2006
Articles in scholarly journals
“Framing Islam: The Resurgence of Orientalism during the Bush II Era, ” Journal of Communication Inquiry, No. 34, vol. 3, 2010.
Jihad Jane: Constructing the New Muslim Enemy, Fifth Estate Online, International Journal of Radical Mass Media Criticism, April, 2010.
“Heroes, Victims, and Veils: Women’s Liberation and the Rhetoric of Empire Post 9/11,” Forum on Public Policy (journal of the Oxford Roundtable), 2008.
“A New Era?: The 2008 Elections, Public Opinion, and the Mass Media,” Fifth Estate Online, International Journal of Radical Mass Media Criticism, November, 2008.
“Media, War, and Propaganda: Strategies of Information Management during the 2003 Iraq War,” Communication and Critical/Cultural Studies, Vol. 3, no. 1, March, 2006.
“Unveiling Imperialism: Media, Gender, and the War on Afghanistan,” Media, Culture and Society, with Carol Stabile, Vol. 27, no. 5, September, 2005.
“‘What’s Good for UPS is Good For America’: Nation and Class in Network Television News Coverage of the UPS Strike,” Television and New Media, Vol. 6, No. 2, May, 2005.
“War Propaganda and the (Ab)uses of Women: Media Constructions of the Jessica Lynch Story,” Feminist Media Studies, Vol. 4, No. 3, November, 2004.
“Mass Media, Class and Democracy: The Struggle Over Newspaper Representation of the UPS Strike,” Critical Studies in Media Communication, Vol. 18, No. 3, September 2001, pp. 285-302.
Essays in anthologies
“Media, Culture, and Society: The Relevance of Marx’s Dialectical Method,” translated into Portuguese, for the online Brazilian journal Sinal De Minos, October, 2009.
“Media, War, and Propaganda: Strategies of Information Management during the 2003 Iraq War,” translated into Chinese and reprinted in Wenfa He (ed.), From Arrogance to Politeness, Images of China Reflected on Foreign Mainstream Media, Press of Communication, University of China, 2009.
“Unveiling Imperialism: Media, Gender, and the War on Afghanistan,” with Carol Stabile, journal article reprinted in Paul James (ed) Globalization and Culture, Sage, 2009.
“Corporate Media, Globalization, and the Working Class: The Struggle for Hegemony during the 1997 UPS Strike” in Catherine McKercher and Vincent Mosco (Eds.)Knowledge Workers in the Information Society. Lexington Books, 2007.
“Media, Culture, and Society: The Relevance of Marx’s Dialectical Method,” in Lee Artz, Steve Macek and Dana Cloud (Eds.) Marxism and Communication Studies: The Point is to Change It. Peter Lang, 2006.
“Media, Class, and Power: Debunking the Myth of a Classless Society” lead essay inDon Heider (Ed.) Class and News. Rowman and Littlefield, 2004.