2/7/17 – Jared Bernstein and Ben release Why We Need to Block Block Grants, the second episode of the On The Economy podcast.
1/31/17 – The American Prospect publishes Three Reasons Trickle-Down Tax Cuts Don’t Work.
1/26/17 – The Washington Post publishes Oh SNAP! Boosting benefits beats paternalism and promotes long-term health.
1/24/17 – Jared Bernstein and Ben release The Road to Factville, the first episode of the On The Economy podcast.
12/23/16 – TalkPoverty publishes The Obama Legacy: Keeping the Recovery Going.
12/22/16 – The Washington Post publishes A vision for charter schools that helps, not hurts, non-charters.
12/9/16 – The New York Times cites Ben’s analysis of health care premiums and employment in the food services and drinking places industry.
12/8/16 – The American Prospect publishes Watch Out for Even More Tax Breaks — for the Rich.
11/24/16 – The Washington Post publishes Thankful for the Fight for $15.
10/27/16 – Ben and Michael Tracey discuss voting strategy for the 2016 election.
10/24/16 – Vox publishes The media – and many Democrats – need to stop attacking Jill Stein unfairly.
9/23/16 – The Johns Hopkins Institute for Education Policy publishes a discussion of education and opportunity policy between Ben and Dmitri Mehlhorn.
9/2/16 – The Young Turks’ Jimmy Dore and Stephen Oh highlight Privilege: Many Jill Stein Voters Have It, and Many Hillary Clinton Voters Do, Too during the second episode of Aggressive Progressives.
7/14/16 – The Huffington Post publishes a version of Bernie Sanders Knows What He’s Doing and Is Doing It Quite Well.
6/17/16 – The Huffington Post publishes The FDA’s Unscientific And Anti-Gay Blood Donation Policy.
5/20/16 – Education Post publishes Let’s Stop Debating and Make Sure that Low-Income Students Get Equitable Funding.
5/18/16 – Tagesschau.de interviews Ben and other Bernie Sanders volunteers about the Democratic primary.
5/2/16 – The Washington Post publishes House Republican proposal would make it harder for poor schools to feed their students.
4/29/16 – The New York Times publishes How to Prepare for the Next Recession.
4/18/16 – Moorestown Friends School describes Ben’s experience campaigning as Dennis Kucinich in the school’s 2004 Mock Primary Election.
4/11/16 – The Huffington Post publishes a version of A Less Wonky Bernie Sanders Would Still Make a Great President.
4/5/16 – Ben discusses upcoming minimum wage increases in California and New York on the Diane Rehm Show.
3/21/16 – Ben discusses how to prepare for the next recession at The Hutchins Center on Fiscal and Monetary Policy at the Brookings Institution.
3/21/16 – The Center on Budget and Policy Priorities publishes Preparing for the Next Recession: Lessons from the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act.
2/26/16 – The Washington Post publishes No, raising the local minimum wage doesn’t hurt local businesses.
2/17/16 – The Washington Post publishes We’d better get ready for the next recession: Lessons from the Reovery Act on its 7th anniversary.
2/13/16 – EdWeek publishes Ben’s response to its question of the week: “How can principals help teachers improve their craft?”.
2/10/16 – Teach For America publishes School Funding Is Down. Let’s Change That.
2/8/16 – The Huffington Post publishes How States Can Stop Wasting Their Taxpayers’ Money.
1/21/16 – Voice of America interviews Ben about social media and the Bernie Sanders campaign.
1/14/16 – The Washington Post publishes If SCOTUS whacks the unions, there needs to be a plan B.
1/11/16 – Ben debates Friedrichs v. California Teachers Association on Choice Media.
1/11/16 – The Huffington Post publishes Republican Candidates on Poverty: More Talk Than Walk.
1/4/16 – The Huffington Post publishes Friedrichs v. California Teachers Association: A Deceptive Attack on Organized Labor.
12/22/15 – The Washington Post publishes ‘On the first day of Christmas, my true love gave to me’ … a bunch of econ charts!.
12/2/15 – The Center on Budget and Policy Priorities publishes Supplemental Security Income: An Important Anti-Poverty Program.
11/25/15 – The Huffington Post publishes Democrats Too Often Prioritize Political Opportunism Over Principled Policymaking.
11/17/15 – MSNBC publishes The truth about the minimum wage.
11/9/15 – The Washington Post publishes Yet another inconvenient truth for its opponents: Obamacare is not ‘killing jobs.’.
11/2/15 – The Huffington Post publishes “Free Stuff:” The Hypocrisy of a Growing Campaign Theme.
10/27/15 – The Huffington Post publishes People for Bernie, Wall Street and Other Big Money Interests for Hillary.
10/13/15 – The Huffington Post publishes Fair Hiring Practices: Big Bang for Buck and Bipartisan Support.
10/7/15 – EdWeek publishes Ben’s response to its question of the week: “Should we help our students develop grit and, if so, how?”.
9/18/15 – The Center on Budget and Policy Priorities publishes Unions Boost Economic Mobility.
8/24/15 – The Huffington Post publishes a version of Is VAM a Sham? Depends on the Question You’re Asking.
8/4/15 – Education Post publishes Serving Up Success in the Classroom.
8/3/15 – The Huffington Post publishes The Non-Madness of the Minimum Wage.
7/8/15 – The Huffington Post publishes It’s Time for Blood Donation Equality, Too.
6/17/15 – Richard Dedor publishes Guest Post: Why You Should Submit a Comment on the FDA’s Blood Donation Policy.
6/17/15 – Teach For America publishes Why the Community Eligibility Provision Helps Ensure Students Never Go Hungry.
6/15/15 – The Center on Budget and Policy Priorities publishes Fed Should Consider Wage Trends When Setting Interest Rates.
6/5/15 – The Atlantic publishes Inequality Matters.
6/4/15 – The Center on Budget and Policy Priorities publishes Breaking Down Barriers to Economic Opportunity.
6/4/15 – The Peterson Foundation publishes Outcomes and Opportunity: How Inequality and Income Stagnation are Limiting Opportunity in America.
4/25/15 – EdWeek publishes Ben’s response to its question of the week: “What are the best strategies for teaching Common Core math to English language learners?”
4/2/15 – Ben, Denisse Thompson, and Gladis Kersaint discuss teaching Common Core math to ELLs with Larry Ferlazzo.
3/20/15 – The Huffington Post publishes a version of Money and Power Matter. Family Structure, Not So Much.
1/9/15 – Ben discusses why teachers unions are social justice organizations on Education On Tap.
12/31/14 – The Huffington Post publishes a version of The FDA Modified Gay Blood Ban But Continues to Disregard Facts.
12/4/14 – Ben and Ted Appel discuss teacher evaluation with Larry Ferlazzo.
11/10/14 – Larry Ferlazzo calls The Problem with Outcome-Oriented Evaluations “one of the best pieces on teacher evaluation that anyone has written precisely about [the issue of ‘input’ versus ‘output’].”
11/4/14 – EdWeek publishes Ben’s response to its question of the week: “If we don’t want to use student test scores as part of a teacher evaluation, then what are alternatives?”.
10/27/14 – Ben and Julian Vasquez Heilig discuss teacher evaluation with Larry Ferlazzo.
10/16/14 – Talia Arbit interviews Ben about the role of education standards.
9/30/14 – Demian Godon interviews Ben about how Teach For America (TFA) critics can work collaboratively with TFA corps members, staff, and alums.
8/8/14 and 8/9/14 – The Left Hook and The Huffington Post, respectively, publish versions of Paid Sick Leave and the Three Lenses of Policy Analysis.
5/29/14 – Leadership for Educational Equity interviews Ben about Making the Time to Be a Teacher-Leader.
3/30/14 – EduShyster interviews Ben about Vergara v. California and education reform more generally.
2/21/14 – Valerie Strauss publishes a version of Student Advocates Oppose Both Bad Teaching and Bad Lawsuit in The Washington Post.